CTO

Mynewsdesk is the leading PR and communications platform in Scandinavia. We are enabling our customers' stories to reach the right audience. Help us create a world where no story goes untold or unheard! A key role is available at Mynewsdesk headquarters. Take the opportunity to join as  CTO in Stockholm. www.mynewsdesk.com 

About us
We are a 4-team sized tech department in Stockholm consisting of developers, teamleads, designers, QA and product managers. We work with a modern tech stack, built mainly with Ruby on Rails in the backend and Javascript / React in the frontend. We focus on building our apps, while letting cloud services run them for us and we use various big data services to process our customers data and the media landscape around us, to allow a truly data driven PR workflow.

The role
As the CTO you will be responsible for our technical platform and the vision of it, taking on an operative architectural role in supporting the product and development department. 

  • Be responsible for our tech roadmap and platform strategy.
  • Serve as a representative of the tech department in the Mynewsdesk executive committe 
  • Ensure tech quality and service of the platform.
  • Shoulder a strategic responsibility for the security work at Mynewsdesk and partake in Company groups security chapters.
  • Head your own platform team in maintaining and improving the platform
  • Be a technical coach for all of the development teams. 
  • Support and direct guidelines and principles in Mynewsdesk chapters (FE, BE, Security where the developers coordinate and decide on tech design and solutions). 
  • Interact with our third-party vendors. 

You have experience in:

  • At least 5 years of experience from working as an architect and you are committed to code and technical solutions. 
  • You have a very good understanding of systems and previous experience from work with systems development 
  • Full-stack development
  • Working with development of strategies and roadmaps.
  • From work with quality assurance of technical solutions. You are also well experienced in the development of guidelines and deciding on options for technical frameworks. 
  • You have experience of leading and coaching a group of individuals.
  • You are fluent in English, both in writing and speaking since it is our working language.

Preferred but not required!
If you also have knowledge of Ruby on Rails, React and understanding of AWS we consider it meriting. SAAS experience is also meriting.It is also positive with experience in staff liability, competence/experience from work with informational security and in case you have taken part in work with modernizing platforms and integration of several products. 

Personal skills
You are a doer, a humble, down-to-earth person who loves to get things done. You are result oriented, pragmatic and quick on your feet with a strategic capability. You have great documentation and communication skills and can be informative and clear.

What we offer

  • A key role in a leading PR tech company with around 200 employees
  • An established great team where you can create wonderful opportunities together 
  • An open environment where you have the opportunity to make an impact
  • A working place where you can improve your leadership skills and get great experiences
  • Competitive employee compensation and benefits

In this recruitment we are working together with p4it Search & Recruitment. If you have any questions you are most welcome to contact Recruitment Consultant Jen Scheffel, jen.scheffel@p4it.se, 0733 118798 alternatively Louise Hagen Furugård, louise.furugard@p4it.se, 0733 118726

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Stockholm

Rosenlundsgatan 40
118 53 Stockholm Directions

Perks & Benefits

All of our employees play an essential part in shaping our product and business - today and tomorrow. We want you to play a part too.

  • Agile working

    We like to bring people, processes and technology together, and we like to see you fail. And get up and try again. We encourage you to continuously find new ways and solutions: what works best for you and for the business?

  • Great collegues

    We support, challenge and inspire each other. That’s something we do on every day basis, both with co-workers and customers.

  • Creativity

    Embrace your creativity. We offer the creative freedom to develop new ideas and innovative thinking. That’s why we think that in combination with our agile mindset, this is a breeding ground for really great things!

  • Great conditions

    Enjoy all the big business benefits in combination with the spirit of a start-up. You will be challenged to excel professionally and have some great perks meanwhile.

Workplace & Culture

It’s not just a job, it’s so much more. Mynewsdesk is a creative workplace where we make the most out of your talents and what you’re good at. Our high is in people and their development. Mynewsdesk is a place for you to grow, both professionally and as an individual. As a company, we are growing too. We are looking for people to join our teams, to build, sell, market, administrate and facilitate the world’s leading PR platform.

 

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