CTO - Chief Technology Officer (m/w)

Standort: Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Erstellungsdatum: 16-11-2018
Our Client
Our client is a young and well-funded FinTech looking to give e-commerce and marketplace sellers globally access to working capital facilities to spur their growth.
Your tasks
  • Define the technology stack, tools and systems architecture
  • Work closely with our credit risk managers to continually refine the credit scoring model, including definition of data requirements
  • Work closely with the product managers to understand client needs and jointly define ways to serve them
  • Research and select external software that provides reliable and scalable solutions
  • Build our tech team and lead the hiring effort - select, co-ordinate and quality control freelance developers
  • Monitor development KPIs and IT budget
  • Keep abreast of latest developments and adapt promising technologies for our purposes
Your profile
  • Previous working experience of at least 3 years in start-up tech environment with fintech or financial services experience.
  • Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or similar relevant field
  • Excellent command of the most common languages for data and web development engineering
  • Experience with cloud storing solutions and database systems (i.e. GCS, MongoDB) and most common machine learning libraries (i.a. TensorFlow, scikit-learn, mlr, xgboost) or similar software libraries
  • Knowledge of Apache Spark or other big data frameworks (Hadoop, Drill, Impala, Presto, etc.) and ledger technology will be a plus
  • In-depth knowledge of systems architecture, design and development
  • Hands on experience with complex project management
  • Self-starting problem solver with attention to detail
  • Good communication skills, particularly with business oriented non-techies
Your benefits
  • The opportunity to shape a young fintech company
  • The chance of an exciting career in a target oriented corporate culture with a hands-on-mentality - grow together with our client!
  • Access to the best and latest technologies and exciting training options
  • A varied and challenging work with plenty of room for initiative, independence, responsibility and flexible working hours
  • Experienced serial founders, from whom you can learn a lot from a business perspective
  • A collegial, passionate and highly qualified team that makes pragmatic and quick decisions
  • An attractive compensation package
  • Regular team events and lots of fun
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