Chief Technology Officer (CTO)


The Helpilepsy platform is used and loved by hundreds of people with epilepsy and neurologists. Currently, the development is outsourced, we are now ready to insource (part of) the development team. As our new Chief Technology Officer (CTO), you will join us in improving our products and scaling our company, from hands-on back-end engineering to strategic decisions & operations concerning the scalability, performance and security of our products, as well as of our recruiting and development processes.

What your impact will be

  • Own the internal technology strategy and operations.

  • Ensure good insourcing transition.

  • Hands-on back-end engineering (willingness to code, at least in first year).

  • Supervise & implement system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency.

  • Manage the security and data protection processes.

  • Implement an agile Quality Management System & build quality assurance.

  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage.

  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance.

  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology.

  • Be a driving force in the company's leadership team - share your passion, thoughts and help us build a great company that attracts top talent.

Who we are looking for

  • You are a motivated & self-driven person, looking for a new challenge.

  • You are proactive & capable of thinking strategically, as well as executing masterfully.

  • You don’t necessarily have all the skills now, but you have a high drive to learn.

  • You have 2+ years of working experience.

  • You have devops experience (e.g. server infrastructure).

  • You are familiarized with data security.

  • You are familiarized with database technology such as Mongo DB (DB requests, optimization of API/cron jobs), as well as back-end languages like NodeJS.

  • You have knowledge or willing to learn about Quality Management Systems.

  • You master communication skills, leadership and organizational abilities.

  • You understand budgets and business-planning.

  • You have a degree in Computer Science, Engineering, a related field or an equivalence in experience.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to contribute to digital health products with real impact on people’s lives and healthcare providers.

  • Challenging and innovative work environment with a driven team.

  • The opportunity to become a pillar in this endeavour.

  • Flexibility and responsibility instead of a 9-to-5 mentality.

  • Competitive salary & stock options plan.

Interested in having a high-impact contribution, in a growing company, for the healthcare of tomorrow ?

Send your application to and join the team !

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