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Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Python

Munich

The company is a quickly accelerating startup in the fields of artificial intelligence and behavioral design based in Munich. They build AI chatbots for pharmaceutical and medtech companies, health insurances, hospitals and medical call centers. It acts as a patient’s personal coach and is available on all popular messenger platforms.

What will you get

  • A great team of successful serial entrepreneurs and advisors who have held senior roles at Google and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

  • Bad jokes, good parties, and work-rest balance :)

  • Opportunity to shape the product, quickly expand your responsibility and acquire an equity stake

What will you do

  • Drive the company's technical vision and execution across the full software development lifecycle

  • Recruit, train, and lead a team of outstanding engineers

  • Shape the company’s strategy and culture as part of the leadership team

  • Write well designed, testable, and scalable code in a timely manner

  • Establish best practices and an effective development process

What do they need 

  • 5+ years of software development experience delivering world class products

  • Proven track record in successfully building engineering teams, working closely & collaboratively with product mgmt/business and taking ownership of multi-stakeholder projects

  • Proficiency in Python, other languages e.g. JavaScript/TypeScript, Ruby, or Go a plus

  • Experience designing state machines, building RESTful services

  • Knowledge of machine learning and NLP

  • Familiarity with their tech stack: scikit-learn, spacy, AWS, Elastic beanstalk, MongoDB

  • Practical knowledge of building chatbots a plus

  • Entrepreneurial drive, lots of grit, pragmatic, and solution oriented

  • Fluent in English and/or German, additional languages a plus