Chief Technology Officer
The CTO is a core member of the Executive team at Easy Crypto, shaping and driving the future of the business. The CTO partners with the CEO and Executive team to develop our technology vision; and design, plan and execute our technology strategy and growth roadmap. The CTO will build a world class team and lead with world class leadership, and drive and navigate through a period of high growth.
The CTO will be accountable for:
- Designing and delivering the technology strategy and delivery roadmap, collaborating closely with the CEO, Chief Product Officer, VP Engineering and Lead Architect
- Designing, building, leading and driving performance of the technology function through a period of high growth. Ensuring the team is motivated and engaged and ultimately creating competitive advantage through our people.
- Leadership of the technology function, including performance management, coaching etc to drive engagement, performance and efficiency
- Staying up to date with, and integrating into EC, leading practice technologies and methodologies
- Leading all aspects of the development lifecycle including requirements analysis, strategic planning, design / architecture, quality assurance, execution, deployment and maintenance
- Ensuring EC’s development team delivers against strategic priorities on time, and to a high standard of quality
- Ensuring EC’s security solutions and processes are of the highest standard, effectively managing risks, without compromising functionality
- Recommending and overseeing internal technology solutions and ensuring they are industry leading and fit for purpose
Experience / competencies:
To be successful in this role you’ll have / be:
- 10+ years experience in architecture, software / computer engineering, with at least 5 in tech leadership
- Experience leading in a high growth environment
- Blockchain experience a bonus
- Strong knowledge of industry trends and software development best practice
- A visionary; someone who can see the big picture but uses data and insight to effectively inform decision making
- Strong leadership capability, with demonstrated results of driving performance ideally in a remote work environment.
About Easy Crypto
Founded in 2018 and headquartered in New Zealand, we’re a remote team of over 60 spread across New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, Brazil, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines, collaboratively hustling to make buying, selling and swapping crypto currency, fast, safe and easy for anyone. In fact, we’re probably one of NZ’s fastest growing, big businesses that no one has ever heard of.
With over 100,000 users and numbers doubling every 4 months, we’re rapidly expanding, and pride ourselves on seeking out diverse perspectives when it comes to imagining our future. We aren’t constrained by what’s been done in the past, we think about what’s possible and we achieve it as a team. Overall, we think we’re a pretty awesome team to be a part of who will always have your back!