A highly profitable, very well funded ecommerce group focusing on high end fashion is starting its journey to dominate the online beauty market. A critical step towards this goal is to find a business partner/CTO. This person will be trusted to not only build an in house development team and an ecommerce platform, but also to make key strategic business decisions. This is a hands on role for someone who is an effective technology leader, business savvy, and still can be hands on and willing to code at the beginning stages.
Responsibilities include managing a technology team that will be growing fast, allocating specific roles and responsibilities to your team. You will be responsible for our entire IT strategy and deal with design, advertising, clients, investors and partners. You will be responsible for determining the ecommerce platform and tech stack, it is expected that you leverage the chosen ecommerce system to the best possible outcome for the company.
Location: Los Angeles, USA
• Minimum of 10 years ecommerce engineering experience- knowledge of ideally several ecommerce systems
• MUST be experienced managing engineering teams
• Savvy business minds – experience working in start up environments, with funding rounds, making strategic budget and business decisions
• Experience with relational databases, SQL, MySQL
• Object orientated programming expert
• MUST be able to code –back end
• “All in” mentality – looking for passion and desire to meet and exceed goals
In return they are offering:
• The ability to grow with a fast paced, e-commerce start up and help grow into a global business.
• The opportunity to be part of an all star Silicon Beach roster passionate about their company and very much poised to do extremely well
• Create something all your own and choose the technologies and platforms you deem best
• Very hands on role with the opportunity to make an important & valuable contribution.
This is an immediate hire, interviews are to begin soon and early application is advised. GQR also welcomes tentative enquiries from suitably qualified individuals.
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