We are looking for outstanding and motivated CTO that will be responsible for the successful execution of the company’s business mission. The right candidate will be equally passionate about problem-solving, development and helping to serve as another driving force.
Strong written and oral communication skills in the English language is a must for you to be able to build scalable and sustainable backend code.
Find.Exchange is located in the heart of the city centre at Wayra office in London, UK. You will have the opportunity to form part of a young team to help develop our innovative projects, this includes not only advanced gamified mobile apps but we are building online desktop versions as well.
You will be working closely with the rest of the Management Team, Creative / UX Team, Technical Developers, Data Analyst and Marketing Teams. You should enjoy working in a team environment, cope well with pressure, be highly motivated, and have a genuine enthusiasm for Mobile, Design and Development. You will understand that your success is linked to the success of the business as a whole. This is a great opportunity to play a major part in success of the UK team, which will have great potential for career possibilities.
¥ Work directly with the CEO to set company roadmap and goals.
¥ Triage customer requests and integrate them into the product roadmap.
¥ Management of product team, including hiring new engineers, data scientists, and
¥ Management of company-wide security.
¥ Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals.
¥ Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage.
¥ Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency.
¥ Build quality assurance and data protection processes.
¥ Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance.
¥ Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology.
¥ Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors.
¥ Requires more role flexibility and willingness to perform multiple tasks than other, similar positions.
¥ Proven experience as a CTO at a startup during the early days.
¥ Knowledge of technology trends to build strategy.
¥ Understanding of budgets and business-planning.
¥ Ability to conduct technological analyses and research.
¥ Excellent communication skills.
¥ Leadership and organizational abilities.
¥ Strategic thinking.
¥ Problem-solving aptitude
¥ Experience managing a small team of peers.
¥ Experience building and managing a team from seed stage into growth stage.
¥ Skilled at making roadmaps, product plans, and translating ideas into functionality.
¥ Strong QA/testing background.
¥ BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus.
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Find.Exchange is a powerful platform that uses geo-location to help you find out which retailer is offering the best currency exchange rates near you.
Find.Exchange is primarily for travellers, business people and anyone else who is looking to exchange currency. With the Find.Exchange mobile app, they can:
• Discover the best exchange rate near you, anywhere in the world
• Compare exchange rates between cities
• Get detailed retailer information and reviews
• Reserve or book online travel money
• Chat online with the FX retailer for FREE
• Convert international currency (over 110 currencies)
• Receive currency alerts when their preferred rate is available
• Share their best exchange rates with friends and family
Find.Exchange also offers an online platform for FX Retailers (Merchants) who are looking to advertise their best currency exchange rates to our users. With Find.Exchange, they can:
• Connect with our marketplace of customers
• Create an independent, secure retailer account in minutes
• Set, update and advertise their best currency exchange rates
on to Find.Exchange and Retailers Social Media Pages
• Handle Online Booking Requests
• Manage Customers Reviews
• Target Customers with Ads
• Use their dashboard to access data analysis and reports, including number of active users in the area, competitive rankings, competitor analysis and traffic statistics of both customers and competitors
Find.Exchange uses geo-location and a large complex developed database of rates that is updated in real-time of all sort of merchants that offer currency exchange like FX retailers, Banks, ATM’s, Post Offices, Hotels… We have been developing this system since March 2014.