CTO - Hype Agency
RemoteGermany, Berlin, Berlin$95,000 - $145,000 per yearProduct
Hype is committed to hiring a diverse and inclusive workforce and we genuinely want to welcome applicants from any and all backgrounds. We look forward to you being part of our global team.
* Please be kindly informed that all shortlisted candidates will be contacted in 3 weeks (6th of February).
Hype is the leading web marketing agency with 120+ employees across 30+ countries worldwide. We are looking for a highly talented, motivated, and responsible CTO to further shape and lead the engineering department on our mission to do our part in building a decentralized future through open source.
We want to extend our team with someone who is able to solve complex problems as well as understand our business needs. Someone who is excited to adapt to new technologies and take responsibility for delivering great results.
As CTO you will work with our leadership team to define our strategic vision. You’ll join our highly skilled engineering team and help us build world-class innovative products and services that create new capabilities empowering other blockchain developers. You’ll work closely with our Product Managers to design, develop and deploy new products and features.
Responsibilities will include:
Making architecture decisions to ensure strong, stable, and scalable solutions
Design, develop, and deploy new systems that enhance throughput, latency, availability, and security
Apply cutting-edge research and new developments to daily work
Hands-on development of our core business and tech stack
Develop company expertise in transaction detection, processing, notification, and analytics for blockchain data
Further our team's fundamental understanding of web3 technology through deeper technical research
High-level support on advisory contracts when tech insights are valuable
Building out our global tech team and outside partnerships over time
Work with the team to define the company’s development process
Overseeing the global Hype tech technology roadmap and vision
8+ years experience in tech with some exposure to senior management roles
Experience building smart contracts
Experience using blockchain management tools
Experience in blockchain and/or decentralized architecture, consensus, and/or cryptographic systems
Understanding of systems operations, backend development & cross-platform data management
Rigor in high code quality, automated testing, and other engineering best practices.
Agile product development mentality
Lean and scrappy startup mentality
A deep understanding of both blockchain and business is a big plus
Great communication skills and fluent in English
Solid executive document creation skills
Passionate for Blockchain, Web3, and/or DeFi
The opportunity to work with and shape cutting-edge technology
Highly competitive compensation package
Flexible work/life balance
Working with an intense and fun team
Please apply with a CV and cover letter
Please add relevant links to GitHub and recent projects