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Chief Technology Officer (CTO)


NA-KD, a
global online fashion company and one of the top 20 fastest growing companies
in Europe, is currently looking for an innovative and executive CTO to
architect and lead the technical development of the company. NA-KD has an
annual revenue run rate of over $70 million, with millions of page views every
day and shipping to over 130 countries per month.

The ideal
applicant will have an organized and creative mindset that drives him or her to
find innovative solutions to problems. If you have a background in e-commerce
and have the skills and drive necessary to fulfill the obligations of a C-level
position in a high growth, fast-paced company, we want to hear from you. 

Responsibilities:

·    Take the initiative in
thought leadership, innovation, and creativity

·     Originate the technical
leadership to create a website solution able to handle large-scale
international e-commerce

·      Spearhead IT projects to
increase our market reach and improve our USP

·      Be part of the executive
management team reporting directly to the CEO

·      Manage prioritizations and
implement requirements coming from the organization

·      Work collaboratively with
the other members of the executive team to develop the IT and business strategy

·      Own the technological
agenda of the company

·      Build on and develop our
stellar IT team

·      Finding the right balance
between inhouse and outsourced development resources

·      Create the start-up
mentality needed to gather and strengthen every member both personally and
technically

·      Perform personnel
management by acting as a coach and mentor

·      Own and negotiate with tech
suppliers

·      Track, analyze and monitor
technology performance metrics

·      Oversee all system design
and changes in system architecture

·      Personnel management by
acting as a coach and mentor

Qualifications and Skills:

Technical
Skills:

·      15+ years experience in
software engineering, demonstrating a career of advancing roles with increasing
responsibility, visibility, and complexity

·      7+ years experience in
cloud operations (AWS)

·      5+ years experience with
CI/CD

·      5+ years experience as a
consultant or managing consultant relationships

·      3+ years experience leading
a world class engineering team

·      3+ years experience in Information
Security

·      Bachelor’s or Master’s
degree in engineering or computer science

·      Experience from building
large e-commerce businesses

·      Familiarity with .Net,
React, Java, SQL

·      Proven experience of
recruiting top notch engineers

·      Well rounded technical
background; deep understanding of design patterns, enterprise platform
architectures, web technologies with skills in the latest trends in programming
languages and development techniques

Personal
Skills:

·      Proven track record of
success in leadership positions

·      Believes in disciplined
work mixed with brilliant moments of creativity and innovation

·      Acts pragmatically,
respects deadlines, and understands that no one else does the job for you

·      Straight, fast and easy
communication

·      Flexible and prestigeless
towards co-workers

·      Positive attitude, honesty
and humility are characteristics we value highly

·      Entrepreneurial mindset
with a drive to revolutionize the e-commerce industry

·      High English competency, C2
or native speaker

Other:

·      Location: Gothenburg,
Sweden

·      Remuneration: Competitive

·      
Starting point: ASAP but no
later than 1st November 2018

 

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Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Gothenburg

Gamlestadsvägen 4 B15
415 02 Gothenburg Directions hello@na-kd.com

Workplace & Culture

Here is the NA-KD truth....

NA-KD is one of Europe's top 20 fastest growing companies, breaking new records every month and showcasing ourselves as one of the leading fashion company in the world.

At NA-KD you will find the most passionate and talented employees in the industry, with a combined knowledge of 50 years in both fast and high fashion. We were born in 2015 and have been growing ever since, creating the hottest fashion trends across the globe and being seen on all the hottest influences and celebrities.

We push the envelope daily with our social media content and art direction. NA-KD is dedicated to breaking the mold and showing our followers what it means to be unique and stand out from the crowd.

Top follow us on our journey, be sure to follow us here for all the latest updates!

 

With love,

NA-KD.com

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