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Job Title CTO
Contract Type Permanent
Contract Duration
Location London
Salary up to £100,000.00 per annum
Job Published 10 months ago
Contact Name Neil Ray
Contact Email

Job Description


CTO with experience scaling startups or a strong desire to work in a scaling startup? Or a Team Lead/Manager who is ready for the next step? Love to stay hands on and drive teams to success? Great then this opportunity with an innovative global Sportstech firm creating cutting edge solutions to help clubs around the world connect to their fan base is for you! 
Working directly with the two Co-Founders the CTO will be responsible for leading the expanding development team and help drive the tech and products forward for the company. Initially you will be working on the clients blockchain enabled platform, working with some of the world’s largest, most recognised sports stars and teams. Working with and enforcing a collaborative team ethic amongst both the front-end and back-end development teams you will be charged with driving the tech mission forward for the company whilst being hands on.
What you will need to apply:
  • 8 years+ engineering experience with some experience with the React framework;
  • Experience/desire to work within a start-up and scaling a tech team;
  • Knowledge and understanding of how to build and lead on a product;
  • Expert understanding of Typescript
  • Comfortable using common development tools such as git
  • Comfortable working in an agile team, comfortable pair-programming and code-reviewing
  • 1+ Years experience running Kubernetes clusters in production
  • Broad understanding of the Kubernetes eco system
  • CI and build tools, automated testing
  • Extensive AWS experience
  • Exposure to Node.js and Postgres
What would be extra awesome:
  • Experience of building applications with React Native
  • Experience with 3rd party SDKs (e.g. Firebase,, Facebook, AWS, Codepush)
  • Up to date React knowledge – especially hooks
  • Diagnosing and fixing app performance problems
  • Experience of setting up testing
  • Experience with kops, Grafana, Prometheus, Kibana
  • Docker

What’s in it for you?

  • Being the CTO of one of the worlds most downloaded free apps
  • Equity
  • Playing a key role in creating fan-engagement across multiple products
  • Working to the Netflix model….. Unlimited holidays!
  • Take part in virtual team activities including “lunch and learn” and “Team Challenges”
  • A truly fun environment where everyone is encouraged to grow as professionals
  • Remote working for now and the foreseeable.
If you are a CTO or wanting to become a CTO then please apply or send your CV to and someone will be in touch within 24 hours!

Ref: RA-FTT001 | Published: 12th Nov 2020