Chief Technology Officer

Software Engineering
Athens, Thessaloniki
Posted 4 weeks ago

We are DEUS EX MACHINA, a technology company specializing in Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), and analytics. Founded in 2017 as the first true AI company in Greece, our client roster includes Fortune 100 organizations and startups. We strive to develop solutions that make a positive impact. At DEUS, we are passionate about building innovative solutions that empower our clients to succeed and grow. At the core of our successful track record are our people, our commitment to client success, and our desire to make an impact through a creative, focused, and collaborative mentality.

Role Description

We are currently looking for an experienced Chief Technology Officer to be part of our Leadership team and drive the development of our business. As one of the company’s leaders, you will work closely with the CEO to establish the company’s technology vision, and ensure alignment with the business goals.  You will be the person that maximizes the efficiency of the production efforts by leading a highly-skilled team of Engineers, Data Scientists and Bioinformaticians.

Job Description

  • Lead the technology departments, set performance goals/KPIs and enhance our products’ software architecture design.
  • Manage the company’s technological roadmap & direct the full software development cycle.
  • Develop technology policies and procedures to ensure that our products are applicable, adhere to the regulation standards and provide optimum solutions based on our client needs.
  • Build a cohesive data strategy that lacks silos and enables deep learning technologies to create new competitive insights.
  • Contribute to the technical solutions and overall software and data architecture to ensure technological superiority and scalability.
  • Take charge and accountability of product releases, quality standards, and budget objectives within timeline commitments.
  • Monitor and report progress of development technology activities.

Your profile:

  • 7+ years acting as a Technical Leader or Architect in cutting edge technologies, especially cloud computing and data science applications, in client-facing products.
  • PhD or MSc in Computer Science, Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learning or any other related field.
  • Outstanding expertise in either software engineering or data analysis. Strong expertise in data analytics, machine learning, AI, programming, software architecture design, cloud-based infrastructure configuration.
  • Excellent knowledge of the R&D cycle, especially in software and life science companies.
  • Expertise in leading technical engineering and data science teams.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication in English.
  • Leadership experience in established scalable product startups that scaled to mid-sized companies is a plus.
  • Knowledge of bioinformatics and/or biology is a plus.

What is it like to work with us:

DEUS EX MACHINA will provide you with resources and advanced tools necessary to deliver best-in-class results for our clients, in a workplace that inspires collaboration and creativity. Our people are the most important asset and we always strive for providing them with a good working-life balance. What to expect working at DEUS:

  • Competitive compensation packages based on qualifications.
  • Flexible work schedule
  • ​Professional and personal development opportunities
  • Private​ life &​ health insurance 
  • Room to experiment, learn and have fun
  • Peers with big smiles and fascinating ideas
  • A multi-disciplinary​, multinational​ team that values trust and autonomy

If you like the description above, we are looking forward to receiving your application. Please apply with your latest CV in English.

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