Chief Technology Officer

  • Job description: The chosen candidate will carry out the following activities:
    • Review and adaptation of the company’s information and communication technology infrastructure (hardware, software, telecommunications, business automation and communication, and IT services).
    • Manage, resolve Faraday Extranet incidents and introduce new improvements and developments for the same (customer database and interface designed according to our specification).
    • Integration of all systems and/or functionalities of the company: website, Extranet, management software, CRM, storage systems, institutional client platform, commercial pipeline, online forms and events.
    • Implementation of a corporate management software (Sage) and support in the generation of reports in XML format to be presented to authorities and official bodies, bank remittance files and similar.
    • Web page: web improvements to make it more user-friendly, resolution of coding errors in the WordPress template and development of new functionalities through modifications in code.
    • Support the different departments in the efficient and effective use of these new technologies and collaborate closely with the business development, marketing and operations departments.
    • Represent the main contact person for external suppliers regarding all developments that need to be implemented and that may exceed their knowledge on the subject.
  • Academic achievements: Higher Degree in Computer Science and Engineering
  • Required knowledge of the following concepts: Relational database, MySQL, PL/SQL, PHP, ERP, Sage, Macros, Visual Basic, XML. Familiarity with VPS servers, WordPress, web development, CRM, domains, email marketing is also desirable.
  • Minimum experience: Ideally between 5 – 10 years of experience in senior positions. Experience in the finance sector (investment banking or similar, venture capital funds and investments in Startups) will be considered an asset.
  • Required residence: Madrid, Spain
  • Other requirements:   
    • Previous experience as a CTO or another position with similar experience is desirable.
    • Project management experience.
    • Ability to carry out technology research and technological capabilities analysis.
    • Problem-solving ability.
    • Excellent time management skills and attention to detail.
    • Self-starter personality, with great analytical and organisational capacity, able to work independently and connect with international teams and stakeholders.
    • Bilingual in Spanish with a high level of English.
  • Conditions: full-time contract, competitive retribution with important upside based on performance.

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