CTO

  • Aggregion
  • Doesn't matter
  • Jun 18, 2018
Remote CTO/Head Of IT | Blockchain

Job Description

The Role:

  • We're looking for a remote, technical project lead/CTO to lead the software development of our upcoming cryptocurrency ICO.
  • We need you to help us develop, manage and implement the tech side of this project.
  • We expect the contract to last from now until the end of the ICO - about 5-7 months. After the ICO - we'll likely be interested in extending your contract.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • To lead the design, development and deployment of new AG2 platform
  • Involved in development, testing, release, support and maintenance activities of internal / external web applications using Node.js, Express, С++, HTML, CSS, AngularJS
  • Using various techniques and tools, deliver strategic technical solutions to match business requirements and project life cycle deliverables
  • Assume responsibility for all technical infrastructure including servers, databases, code repositories, and continuous integration pipelines
  • Provide structure to development activities
  • Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timelines for the evaluation, development and deployment of products
  • Assist with hiring external contractors for smart contracts development and audit
  • Proof of Stake, Zero Knowledge proof algorithms, UTXO, token transfer
  • Smart Contracts / Ethereum
  • Cryptography
  • Create a technical framework to design and launch our ICO
  • Assist with Ethereum-based prototype

 

Team Management

  • Lead(together with existing technical lead) a team of 30 developers with startup mentality, in writing write high quality Blockchain code
  • Participate in other recruiting efforts, if and when necessary
  • Manage and delegate tasks effectively to team members and ensure the deliverables meet management’s tight deadlines

 

Ad-hoc Development Projects

  • Execute and develop ad-hoc technical projects to meet management’s needs.
  • Assess and recommend system solutions in support of company needs, by comparing advantages and disadvantages of different approaches.
  • Work closely with the leadership staff to support the vision and mission of the project.

 

Candidate Qualifications & Experience Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering or related fields– good to have.

  • Successful track record in other ICO projects
  • 5+ years of software development experience required
  • 2+ years of blockchain development experience.
  • 3+ years of experience in Javascript, Node.js, Linux/Unix OS, Go Lang, MongoDB, Express, (MEAN stack) HTML, CSS, AngularJS, C++ and UI/UX
  • Knowledge of cryptocurrencies, eWallets, and expert understanding of Ethereum
  • Ability (and a track record) to ship high quality, well crafted code running on Ethereum(or other blockchains).
  • Knowledge of software testing methodologies and experience managing QA Lead
  • Passion for Blockchain and extensive experience working with cryptographic protocols (using GPG/PGP is a plus)
  • Experience in writing smart contracts and with ERC20 Tokens
  • Experience in contributing or managing open source projects (link to your github profile)
  • Ideal candidate has built and released distributed applications, has worked with the Ethereum and/or Bitcoin blockchain, and has experience with Solidity, Clojure, or Serpent
  • Superior analytical, evaluative, communication, leadership, entrepreneurial, and problem-solving skills, with a clear focus in achieving goals and embodiment for a fast-paced and result-oriented environment

 

Benefits

  • An experienced, ambitious and international team
  • Lots of room for responsibility and implementation of your ideas
  • Strong stance in R&D community incl. support of academic activities such as conferences, publications etc.
  • Competitive financial package (salary+tokens)

Salary range

Negotiable top market salary based on experience