Chief Technology Officer (CTO) - Software

Confidential Company - Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
In Consideration
Not Selected
Experience Needed:
7 to 10 years
Career Level:
Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Reporting to the CEO and playing a key role in overseeing the development and execution of the Technology strategy. You are also expected to fulfill the following assignments : 

  • Developing a technical strategy for the company which involves goal setting, discussing options and analyzing risks together with the management team.
  • Steering the business on timescales, prioritization and costs on competing development requirements and develop and manage KPIs for the technology team.
  • Setting up the standards in how the development process and infrastructure architecture works.
  • Driving rigorous and weekly product releases across multiple complex software products.
  • Designing the data model ensuring scalability.
  • Creating and leading the product road map, estimating new features, designing product features and coordinating new features with other teams prioritizing functionalities and business needs
  • Maintaining clear communication across teams and works with other departments to implement and enhance technologies to boost efficiency and productivity.
  • Guiding teams in design, architecture and platform choices with a strong focus on quality, speed, stability, and scalability of the technology platform.
  • Leveraging technical depth to push your team towards a high standard of technical excellence.
  • Recommending new technologies, improving existing technology set-up and future-proofing technology that can help the company optimize efficiency and productivity.
  • Leading-edge thinking and knowledge of innovative technologies
Job Requirements
  • Technical degree (Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science, Engineering) with a college transcript provided
  • Proven experience in a similar leadership role
  • Demonstrable software design and development skills
  • Database engines (Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Postgres,…)
  • Experience in writing complex code
  • Experience in working with git code versioning
  • Experience in frontend & backend ( Angular - Node )
  • Experience in web application optimization techniques
  • Experience in developing full functioning features
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Strategic thinking
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Comfortable to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Self motivated and driven to improve