Head of Engineering / CTO

Synchro Recruitment
£100000 - £120000/annum
09 Jan 2021
08 Feb 2021
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type
A privately owned startup who has found their MVP and is currently in their scale up phase and are operating in a market which is ripe for disruption. Due to continued growth and extremely exciting times for our client, we are now seeking a Head of Engineering / CTO to join the team.

The Head of Engineering will be leading the software engineering team and responsible for the delivery and ongoing development of all software products including QA and infrastructure. The right candidate will also be responsible for setting the technical vision and strategy for the company, building and developing the engineering team and working alongside our product leaders to provide the best experience to our customers

This role will be part of the senior leadership team within the company and is well suited to someone that enjoys the challenge of scaling products within an emerging market and fast growing company. As a global business, this role will involve some travel in order to work with teams both in the UK and Canada, as well as interfacing with external partners and organisations.


Defining the technical strategy for the business including overall architecture and technologies, including the continued evaluation of new and emerging technologies
Work alongside product teams to develop and release software products and features in accordance with the software development roadmaps
Leading the development team including the hiring and development of employees, line management and maintaining the structure and processes that effectively meet company objectives

ROLE: Head of Engineering

LOCATION: Remote however will require regular travel in UK and international

Please contact Chi Ming Lau at Synchro to explore this exclusive opportunity further or apply through this job posting and we will be in touch.

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Location: Luton, London, Watford, Bushey, Milton Keynes, St Albans, Birmingham, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Welwyn Garden City, Oxford, Reading, High Wycombe, Hemel Hempstead, Cambridge, Aylesbury