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CTO (Cybersecurity Venture)



Software Engineering
Berlin, Germany
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024
What we do

Humans are already the main entry vector for successful cyber attacks today. Due to the new AI advancements, employees are facing a new wave of highly sophisticated social engineering attacks. Evidence shows that they are not prepared for this new type of AI attacks.

We are pioneering a new category in cyber education with the vision of establishing a new global standard for human cyber defense.

We're seeking a passionate CTO to develop a new category of cyber education. The ideal candidate is a driven, strategic thinker with a proven track record in SaaS solution building; solution-oriented; a self-starter who is organized, collaborative and energetic.

Your role

As the CTO, you will be working side by side with the founders

  • Promoting engineering and software excellence

  • Designing, implementing, and evaluating product prototypes

  • Creating high quality code with a focus on readability, speed and scalability

  • Hiring, leading and managing a team of engineers

  • Building product quality assurance and data protection processes

  • Building resilient and reliable systems

Your profile
  • Affinity with AI/ML domain

  • Deep experience in building modern software stacks (Typescript, Next.js)

  • Deep experience in building event driven cloud architecture (AWS)

  • Experience in building a DevOps team

  • 5+ years of professional software development experience, including hands-on software engineering/architecture experience for SaaS solutions

  • UX/UI experience is nice to have

  • Excellent English communication skills

  • Stack overview: GitHub, Typescript, Nextjs, AWS, dynamoDB (noSQL database), Eventbridge, ApiGateway, SST, AWS CDK, Seed (CICD), Cognito, Kinesis

What we offer
  • Work flexibly: In-office? From home? Somewhere in between? Whatever you prefer

  • Team culture: We host regular team nights and events to foster company culture and cohesion

  • Connect at our AI Campus: Meet some truly exceptional humans at the AI campus — home to countless inspiring startups, events, and opportunities to broaden your horizons

  • Competitive salary and equity package: We regularly benchmark salaries within the tech industry

  • Develop your career: Dedicate yourself to building a new category of cyber education

About us
We are an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity. We consider all applications equally regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity. We strongly encourage individuals from groups traditionally underrepresented in tech to apply, and we can help with immigration.