We are looking for a driven and talented technical architect, to come and join our fast growing and well funded startup as CTO.
What matters to you?
KareInn is a technology platform that dramatically improves quality of life in the residential care sector.
Powered by simple, frequent, mobile-first carer updates hosted in a streamlined app, KareInn helps residents in on-site care homes achieve high-quality, compliant, and non-invasive care that improves quality of life for the elderly. KareInn uses these insights, combined with machine learning and artificial intelligence, to provide care homes the insights needed to run a successful, compliant, resident-first practice.
Fuelled by easy-to-use insights, funded by exclusive angel and venture capital investors, KareInn is proud to be a tech-first innovator in this space. The data we collect, and the relationships we have with leading researchers allows us to be on the very frontline of dementia research in the UK. Come join us.
About this role
As CTO you will design and deliver our new Service Oriented Architecture that will lay the foundations for the future of the company whilst supporting us to build out our ASP.NET Core 2.0 RESTful API. You will co-develop our machine learning data strategy and lead on its deployment.
This is both a strategic and a “roll your sleeves up” job as we enter the next phase of our growth. You enjoy leading teams through ambiguity and the thrill of delivering against key milestones. You are both strategic and operational, and can work with junior developers as easily as you talk to C-Suite clients.
Owning the entire software development lifecycle, you will lead on the specification, architecture, design, coding, testing and deployment of solutions within our Microsoft .NET environment.
The ideal candidate will be extremely self-motivated to succeed, and will have spent at least 5 years in a leadership position. You will have enjoyed a successful career trajectory to date and be highly regarded by your network. You may have been involved in a previous successful startup exit.
Reporting directly into the CEO as an integral member of the leadership team, this will be an exciting opportunity for you to join a leadership team of a company on course to make a big impact on the lives of many people.
In this role, you will:
Architect our platform for the next stage of our growth
Lead our data strategy deployment
Design, develop, and deliver features on our RESTful API and related services
Work with our Azure hosted environment
Grow and lead talented teams building both Angular and Android Native applications on top of our RESTful API
Take the lead on requirements identification and in producing specifications
Maintain a development environment for efficient testing and integration
Assist QA to define acceptance tests
Lead coding standards, develop best practices and procedures that your team can follow
Help us grow and nurture a talented development team
10+ years experience in Software Development, Design and Architecture (Machine Learning / AI a bonus)
Experience of working in a regulated environment such as HealthTech or FinTech
Experience working with high availability software
Experience working with big data sets
Strong knowledge and application of software design patterns
Strong C# and .NET framework knowledge
Strong ASP.NET Core 2.0 framework knowledge and skills
Excellent practical knowledge of OOP concepts and SOLID principles
Solid understanding of HTTP, JSON and RESTful design
Hands-on experience with SQL on Azure
Experience with Unit and Integration testing
Experience with Continuous Integration and Deployment workflows (VSTS)
A highly ambitious self-starter that's at their best working in a fast paced environment with big goals
Working within a microservices architecture / distributed architecture
Experience building a social platform
An extensive digital network
Startup / early stage company experience ideal (seed / early stage companies)
Experience working with angel investors, VC, and private equity funds
Passionate about the tech/innovation landscape and transforming healthcare
What’s the package?
Base salary £50,000
Generous equity (negotiable for the right candidate)
Experience preparing a business for Series A funding
Opportunity to leave a lasting legacy
If you like the sound of our position, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with an intro and your CV.