CTO - Mobile Application Startup

Qitaah - Maadi, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 7 years
Career Level:
Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)
Job Type:
Full Time
15,000 to 60,000 EGP per month, Bonus, Transportation Allowance
1 open position
About the Job

Who We Do:

  • L8etha is a new project that is funded by Mnasat company. The project “ L8etha” will serve as a marketplace platform between the buyers and the sellers. The seller side is the shops of used automobile parts. The platform will allow the buyers to browse from millions of variety spare parts and buy the part that fit his needs.
  • This project will operate in Saudi Arabia, one of the largest market in the middle east, with extensive purchasing power and big population.
  • The project platform will be an integrated mobile application (iOS & android) and website.

The Role:

  • To bring our vision to life, we are seeking a Chief Technology Officer. This position is a central leadership role that is responsible for overall product vision as well as engineering the software that powers our product. This role includes end-to-end management of the product roadmap and engineering organization.
  • The CTO will manage a local team of roughly 7 product engineers, developers, architects, data scientists, and QA engineers. His role will include hiring the team, train, and manage them.
  • The ideal candidate will be an experienced technologist, with massive experience in developing mobile application, who have demonstrable experience accelerating talent and building cohesive, world class mobile application.
  • His Main role will be leading the technical team to develop the mobile application (ios, android), and the integrated website, and maintain the technical support after lunching the project.

What You'll Do:

  • Lead the technical team of software developer to develop the ideal mobile application (ios, android) and the website.
  • Define and deliver the product roadmap collaborating with internal and external parties.
  • Drive transformation and deliver highly scalable platforms, advancing cloud-based Software-as-a-Service offerings and features
  • Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timetables for the evaluation, development and deployment of the project.
  • Be an inspirational leader and develop a team of highly talented and proactive technologists
  • Communicate progress and remove roadblocks with the higher management.
  • Above all, deliver strong and compelling market-leading product that drive growth in users and sales.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent
  • 7+ years of progressively responsible technical and managerial experience with day-to-day operations within software, technology, and mobile application and developing.
  • Proven experience developing & managing mobile application
  • Demonstrated ability to lead a large startup technical team through a complex technology modernization approach to deliver highly efficient product.
  • Successful experience leading the development of enterprise mobile application frameworks
  • Experience developing startup mobile applications from inception to delivery.
  • Proven, enterprise-scale Executive with experience migrating products from on-premises to cloud
  • Expertise in Agile development, test automation, continuous integration, and SaaS performance and scalability
About this Company

Qitaah Is the first platform of its kind in KSA, which enables the customer to buy used car parts online, by searching for the required piece that fit his car, and then buy through the site to reach his home or workshop easily and easily.

Industry: Automotive
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