We’ve just completed a funding round at labworks.io and we’re looking for a CTO to develop and implement our technical strategy. If you’re interested in joining the leading smart speaker game developer in Europe and you want to oversee the development of globally successful voice games, then we’d love to hear from you.
You will be expected to have a comprehensive knowledge of technological trends, demonstrate strong leadership qualities and the ability to align technical goals with the overall strategy of the business.
There are currently three backend developers but that team is growing and will soon include frontend. We want someone to help expand it, both in numbers and in the skills of the current squad.
Designing the technical architecture
Working with other management staff to set direction, strategy and pipeline
Hiring and overseeing the management and development of all technical staff
Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
Build quality assurance and data protection processes
Ensure all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards
Have experience making technical and business decisions
Be able to demonstrate knowledge in both backend and frontend technologies
Have extensive knowledge of Node.JS and serverless architecture
Lead by example and encourage good, clean code
Love to solve problems
Demonstrate excellent communication skills
It would be a bonus if you:
Have used smart speakers, or even played games on them
Are passionate about gaming
Have developed for smart speakers
Have experience working with remote teams
Have experience building with git, AWS, Alexa, Google Assistant and Bixby
What we offer at labworks.io
We believe in creating a great place to work where people are genuinely excited to come into work.
We believe in investing in people and helping them to grow and develop new skills.
We believe in having a compassionate and welcoming company culture where everybody is free to be themselves.
We believe in making sure our team are fairly rewarded for their work.
We believe that voice is going to be huge and that we provide an unrivalled opportunity to get early experience in this field.
We’re a small start-up and whilst there’s a lot of work to be done, we make sure that we keep a good work-life balance.
We are based in a shared workspace in Farringdon, London and would expect you to be able to work from the office most of the time, but working from home sometimes is also encouraged and working hours can be flexible.
Even if you don’t have all the requirements but think you could be a good fit, please get in touch with [email protected] as we are focussed on finding the right person to fit with our culture, regardless of specific experience.
Salary range £60,000 — 70,000
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