Chief Technology Officer

Reference:

VAC-12

Sector:

Analytics, Big Data, Data Engineering, FinTech, IoT, Payments

Salary:

Salary negotiable

Town/City:

Munich

Contract Type:

Full Time

Fast-growing FinTech company; Operating in banking, but view things differently. Technology comes first and we are looking for new colleagues who want to change the payments ecosystem.

You work independently? You like to solve challenging problems? You want to take responsibility and make your own decisions? You want to work in the ambitious, flexible environment of a start-up?

The  team works in small, agile groups to shape an industry that is directly connected to global economy and society. We are looking for independent, critical minds and creative problem solvers with an eye for detail. Offering all advantages of a start-up, such as flat hierarchies, open doors, and a supportive team. Flexible work hours, working remotely, shaping your own responsibilities, and the option to grow with the business are also part of our great work environment and culture.

Key responsiblities

  • Implementation of the product strategy for a global, highly resilient banking and processing infrastructure
  • Leading the development and IT operation departments of all products, including Human Resource management
  • Financial accountability for technology departments and operations
  • Accountable for technical compliance and security (e.g. PCI-DSS) including documentation and reporting
  • Accountable for designing, implementing, and operations of the payment and banking products together with the development teams
  • Definition, monitoring, and analysis of business and process metrics
  • Requirement engineering in cooperation with internal and external stakeholders
  • Development and prioritizing of user stories according to economic criteria
  • Develop and advance DevOp-teams culture and microservice infrastructure

Key skills and experience

Required

  • 10+ years in development or IT operations
  • 5+ years in a senior management position leading a development or IT operations team
  • 5+ years experience in the payment space
  • Experience with agile development processes, methods, and tools
  • Logical, analytic thinking, pragmatic problem solving skills
  • Very good communication skills in English and German

We offer

  • Work in a fast-growing environment and get the chance to make a difference
  • Solve interesting tasks with your own ideas and skills
  • High degree of freedom in the choice of technologies, tools, and architecture
  • Support of a highly skilled, experienced team
  • Professional trainings, certifications, and congress participation
  • Productive work environment with start-up flair, flat hierarchies, and flexible working hours
  • Attractive, performance-based salary and a permanent position
  • Modern working environment in the center of Munich