Location: London



£65,000 – £80,000 a year

CTO/Head of Technology // Fintech scale up // £65,000 – £80,000 + Equity // Central London (remote available if desired)

iDentify Solutions are partnered exclusively with a fintech startup, based in central London, revolutionising the area it is focused on.

They are looking for a bright, ambitious CTO/Head of Technology to come in and own the development of the platform.

My client is ultimately fixing a massive pain point which costs UK businesses hundreds of millions of pounds every year. Backed by a top-tier VC firm and directed by a founder with unparalleled domain expertise and are revenue generating, this truly is an exciting company.

You will have full ownership of feature dev, proof of concept and roadmap planning. In the coming months. You’ll also build the team out in the direction you want, partnered with the opportunity to get your hands dirty with ML and NLP as they start to build out more automation on the platform.

As well as development, they will need your input-on product and UX too, including analytics, funnels and working with a UX / UI designer to ensure the product provides a best-in-class experience.

The current tech stack:

  • Ruby on Rails 5
  • SASS
  • Postgres
  • Heroku
  • Docker-compose
  • Mixpanel

The ideal candidate would have most, if not all of the following experience –

  • Have experience building non-trivial Rails apps
  • Have experience with complex, backend web app development
  • Have experience with API integrations
  • Write clear, maintainable code
  • Be comfortable working on the frontend (bootstrap, JS, SASS)
  • Know when to spend the time doing it right and when to hack it together
  • Be excited to learn about ML / NLP technologies

This is an exciting opportunity and is an important hire for the company and comes with some great opportunities for personal and professional growth.

In return you will receive equity/shares, remote working, 25 days annual leave, flexible bens, whilst working in a passionate and energetic team.

If this sounds like you, be sure to apply to discuss in more detail!

CTO/Head of Technology // Fintech scale up // £65,000 – £80,000 + Equity // Central London (remote available if desired)