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Job: Chief Technology Officer

Active since 14-02-2018 Job category Senior Management / Board
Location Delft Level Senior Management
Educational level Master / Post-Graduate / ... Employment type -
Hours 40 Salary -
Bird Control Group is constantly innovating its product portfolio, both hardware and software as well as services. We strive to offer our clients highly (cost) effective, durable and safe products. To lead the technical team and bring it to the next level we are looking for a

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER (Delft office, full-time)

You will be member of the Management Team. Direct reports: Hardware Engineers and (Embedded) Software Engineers.

In the role of CTO, your key duties are:

  • Define technology strategy for scalable hardware and software solutions including the requirements with regards to quality, safety and security of our products
  • Review design approach to ensure that designed solutions are architecturally sound
  • Work with stakeholders and suppliers to bring products from R&D to production readiness
  • Manage the development of the hardware and software development team to deliver timely, high quality products consistent with our product and services roadmap. This includes direct supervision and development of the hardware and software engineering team 
  • Proven hardware and software development experience and managerial background
  • MSc in computer science or engineering or equivalent
  • 7-10 years’ experience with B-to-B companies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • You are a creative thinker and you have proven problem solving skills
  • “Get your hands dirty / roll up your sleeves type of mentality”
  • You feel comfortable in a scale up company on the move
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills
Experience in agile methodology is strongly desired. Areas of expertise that would be of benefit: security and safety, disruptive technologies such as artificial intelligence, big data, IoT. You have the ability to quickly gain a deep understanding of our products and services. You have knowledge of project management methods and systems.

What we offer:
  • Salary based on relevant experience and pension plan
  • Management participation program
  • Being part of an ambitious, informal and enthusiastic team in an innovative, fast growing international company and having the possibility to make a difference 
Our office is located at Yes!Delft, the incubator for technological, innovative companies of Technical University Delft where dozens of inspiring startup companies are based, with free parking and public transport is close by.
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This listing is a full-time job

Job category Senior Management / Board
Industry / Industries Other
Region Netherlands
Keywords cto hardware software roadmap

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Name Annemarie van Reeven