For one of the most interesting scale-ups in Italy, operating in the digital logistics field, Jefferson Frank is proudly looking for a CTO.
The client's office is based in Florence and will require you to attend on-site up to 3 or 4 times per month.
You will manage the engineering team, currently about 15 people strong, with the mission of refactoring the current monolith product to microservices.
* Proven experience in re-architecting monolithic architectures into microservices.
* Proficiency in technologies such as PHP, React, AWS, Docker, and Kubernetes.
* In-depth knowledge of development best practices.
* In the initial phase, take a hands-on approach, actively diving into code and working directly on technical challenges, embodying a startup mentality while also keeping an eye on long-term strategy and scalability.
* Lead, expand, and manage the technical team, including designers, developers, and suppliers.
* Proven experience as a CTO or in a similar leadership role in a technology company.
* Understanding of e-commerce business models and related technologies.
* Ability to conduct technological analyses and research to guide strategic direction.
* Demonstrated ability to lead and manage an IT department or organization.
* Excellent communication skills with the ability to explain complex technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
* Strong leadership and organizational abilities with experience in agile project management.
* Lead the transformation from monolithic to microservices architectures.
* Define and implement a technology strategy aligned with business objectives.
* Oversee the development of advanced software solutions, ensuring efficiency and scalability.
* Collaborate with the product team to develop innovative solutions.
* Ensure data security and integrity by implementing cybersecurity best practices.
To be considered for this vacancy, you need to be able to legally work in Europe: you are the holder of an EU Passport or you are the holder of an EU residency permit or you are the holder of a Schengen Work Visa.
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