Chief Technology Officer

  • Basis:  Full-Time
  • Closing Date:  09 Nov, 2020
  • Job Ref:  KMP-55773

Job Description

Aspire Global, a publicly traded online gaming company, is looking for a CTO (Chief Technology Officer) to join the team.

Responsibilities

  • Member of the company’s management
  • Responsible for development lifecycle end to end (Architecture, design, development, QA, deployment to production)
  • Responsibility on IT and R&D quality, efficiency, and budget
  • Responsibility on production environment security, SLA, and stability
  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Evaluate and implement new technologies and infrastructure
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements or adjustments to technology
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
  • Mobile and web product marketing research – researching and analyzing strategic and competitive information- finding trends, innovations, and changes in the relevant international gaming industry
  • Creating and implementing the player experience strategy

Requirements

  • Willing to relocate to Kiev or open to frequent travel to Kiev – a must
  • At least 2 years of proven experience as a CTO in an online company
  • At least 7 years’ experience in solution and software architecture
  • At least 3 years’ experience in developing and operating mission-critical high-volume web systems (e.g. 24×7 NOC/SOC teams)
  • Have experience in the product area as well – managed product vertical in the past
  • Full understanding of mobile environment (IOs, Android, tablets, native apps)
  • Good familiarity with web applications, end-user experience and acquisition funnel
  • Experience in managing agile R&D delivery (work planning according to targets, developers training & recruitment, design, and code reviews)
  • Experience in database (SQL) and .NET (MySQL and PHP – advantage)
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build a strategy
  • Understanding of budgets and business-planning
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering
  • Excellent English level (written and spoken)
  • Brilliant, fast thinker, strategic thinking, strong leadership, and solving problem skills, excellent technical and communication skills, responsibility, initiative, high motivation, and quick learning.