English Speaking Chief Technology Officer – Sofia

Employment Info
Reference: ASGL

About Bulgaria:

With its 7 million inhabitants and vast landscapes, it's easy to find beautiful places to live and visit in Bulgaria! Bulgaria's scenery ranges from beaches along the Black Sea to high ski slopes, big cities, and small villages. Bulgaria is underrated when it comes to visits and tourism. The truth is, Bulgaria is a "MUST-SEE" in Europe. We are confident that you will love it. Especially when you can combine it with your new job as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at a publicly traded online gaming company.

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We offer:
High-level compensation and regular performance-based salary and career development reviews;
Possibility to work in a big and successful company;

  • PE accounting and support;
  • Working in a comfortably located office;
  • Medical insurance (health), employee assistance program;
  • Paid vacation, holidays, and sick leaves;
  • Sport compensation;
  • English classes with native speakers, training, conferences participation;
  • Team buildings, corporate events.

Open to frequent travel to Kyiv - a MUST

  • At least two years of proven experience as a CTO in an online company
  • At least seven years of experience in solution and software architecture
  • At least three years of 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.

Locations:

  • Based in Bulgaria & available for frequent travel to Kiev
  • Based elsewhere & willing to relocate either to Malta/ Bulgaria & available for frequent travel to Kiev

Responsibilities

  • Member of the company’s management
  • Responsible for development lifecycle cycle end to end (Architecture, Design, Development, QA, deployment to production)
  • Responsibility for IT and R&D Quality, efficiency, and budget
  • Responsibility for 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

  • Open to frequent travel to Kyiv – a MUST
  • At least two years of proven experience as a CTO in an online company
  • At least seven years of experience in solution and software architecture
  • At least three years of 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.

    If you are interested in knowing more about this position, please reach out to us at info@jobsqd.com. Our recruiters are ready to help answering any question you may have!