CTO (co-founder)


Berlin, Germany


Submitted on 2022-01-12


๐ŸŒณ ๐ŸŒŠ๐ŸŒฑ ๐Ÿš€ Are you looking to limit climate warming?ย  Come Re-Code Nature with us.๐Ÿš€ ๐Ÿš€๐Ÿš€ goodcarbon is looking for a Co-Founder CTO as we work to decarbonize the atmosphere and carbonize the biosphere through technology.ย  goodcarbon is an investment and trading platform for voluntary carbon credits.ย  The CTO will play an integral part in creating a highly qualified tech team, in refining the backend, blockchain, and frontend architecture, and in delivering the roadmap. You will shape the performance and also culture of our tech organization. We are looking for a pragmatic CTO who has a hands-on mindset. The ideal candidate will have experience in building stellar engineering teams in high growth environments. A broad technical knowledge and understanding of blockchain is a must. Experience in building platform architecture and APIs is a plus.

Contact Person:
Jerome Cochet
  • English
  • Job Type:
    • Recruit driven, highly skilled engineers at pace who fit into the goodcarbon culture
    • Define and own the system architecture and technology strategy for the goodcarbon platform
    • Set โ€“ jointly with product and the business โ€“ the technology roadmap
    • Design highly scalable processes, systems and services
    • Define challenging objectives and key results together with the team and monitor progress, eliminate roadblocks and prevent distractions
    • Be an advocate for developer productivity, delivery quality and operational excellence
    • Represent the technology organisation within the founders team
    Technical Knowledge
    • Hands-on engineering skills across a broad range of technologies including the Blockchain
    • Solid exposure to APIs and platform engineering.
    • Pragmatism with a strong drive of moving forward and making things happen.
    • Proven leadership and communication skills
    • Eagerness to take on new challenges, raise issues and drive changes within and outside of teams.
    Required Experience
    • 7-10 years of experience in building great products
    • Proven track record of hiring and managing top engineers at scale.
    • Exposure to environments of rapid growth.
    • Proven and documented track record of successful execution and delivery
    • Experience cultivating an environment of engineering excellence.
    Preferred Educational Qualifications

    Real world impact beats in-class education but a technical education in a scientific discipline such as Computer Science sounds great.

    More Details

    We believe that technology will be the lever to successfully connect market participants and to allow the market for voluntary carbon credits to scale. Our proprietary token system offers the infrastructure to create liquidity, to manage risks and to distribute rewards. The goodcarbon Platform offers the tools and convenience to make the investment and trading process easy and efficient.

    We have build an MVP which enabled us to test product market fit with stakeholders. And we have an ambitious forward-looking roadmap. We have secured financing in the pre-seed round and are closing in on our seed round. We now want to aggressively scale the tech team.

    We are looking for a CTO as co-founder to join goodcarbon. In this capacity you will own the tech agenda but will also influence the overall strategy of goodcarbon.

    From a tech agenda perspective you will be instrumental to build up a high profile tech team, to refine the technical architecture across backend, blockchain and frontend, and to deliver on the roadmap. You will shape the performance and also culture of our tech organization.

    Benefits and Compensation

    Competitive founders package incl. company shares