CTO & Business Manager

We're hiring a CTO & Business Manger in Wroclaw, Poland

This is an opportunity to build and lead a small but growing team, and to create a culture of excellence, team work, and passion as the team expands.

The Chief Technology Officer will be an outstanding engineer, leader, and business operator who is passionate about innovations in software development.

We are looking for a candidate with:

  • People skills
  • Managerial experience
  • Experience in working hands-on in an entrepreneurial setting
  • Great verbal and written communication to technical and non-technical audiences, stakeholders and investors
  • Strong understanding of budgets and business-planning
  • Excellent strategic thinking with outstanding leadership and organizational abilities
  • Fast problem-solving attitude
  • Hands-on experience with complex project management and ability to delegate efficiently
  • Passion for programming and startup products
  • Background with architecture concepts (architecture styles, patterns) and knowledge of modern architecture and integration trends
  • Experience with Cloud environments and strong understanding of IaaS, SaaS/PaaS, multi tenancy strategies
  • Expertise in software development practices, including agile and DevOps
  • Experience in recruiting and building tech teams

Nice to have:

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • Experience with third-party system integrations


  • Full Stack development background
  • Previous experience with back-end development (preferably in .NET technologies)
  • In-depth knowledge about MS Azure
  • Expertise in domain driven design techniques
  • Hands-on MS SQL (Azure SQL)


  • Outlining goals and conducting technological research
  • Communication of technology strategy to stakeholders, management and investors
  • Supervision of new features building based on customer requirements and feedback to extend the use-cases and create new key features in order to follow high level business goals
  • Creating timelines and roadmaps for the development and production roll outs
  • Setting standards and pursuing meeting them on schedule and within budget
  • Staying on top of general technology and construction industry trends including recent developments
  • Creating technical conception for the architecture and technological bigger picture
  • Ensuring that the appropriate risk assessments are made when introducing new operational technology to ensure it is alignment with Organization's business goals
  • Making sure that access to technological resources increase in line with the Organization's needs
  • Ensuring all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards
  • Making executive decisions on behalf of the Organization's technological stack and requirements
  • Supervising system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Building quality assurance, data protection and general security processes
  • Acting as a mentor and leader in order to make sure people are invested, inspired and motivated to grow
  • Supporting development of soft & hard skills of the entire production team
  • Managing day-to-day administrative tasks for of the Wroclaw office


  • Be a key member of one of the world’s fastest growing and most exciting ConTech Start-ups
  • Work locally but focus globally
  • Competitive compensation plan

The position will be based in Wroclaw, Poland.

Some travel to Norway will be required.


For questions on this position, contact Kine Lunde, COO at kine@fonn.com.