Hiring- Chief Technology Officer


Killin It
Verified Military
Aug 12, 2011
Hello all,

I have been absent from the site for awhile as my technology company has been taking every waking minute (and most my sleeping ones too). We are now looking to on-board a CTO. More can be learned about the company by visiting:


Job Description:
Pacific Northwest based startup Quick Bites is currently seeking a Chief Technology Officer to help manage and grow its technology operations. The company is market tested and entering the hypergrowth phase. The successful candidate will report to the Founder/CEO and will be responsible for all of the technology operations.
As the first technology hire, you will play an integral role in setting the company’s strategic direction, development and future growth. Your work will be highly visible and critical to our success. You will be able to make an immediate impact. You are expected to dive into the current systems, learn fast, adapt and implement new requirements.
The initial product has been implemented in PHP and Objective-C, but we are open to the tools and platforms that you and your team are proficient with. Provided it meets our scalability and schedule requirements. Porting the current mobile app to Android is likely to be an initial product development target, but you will have a key role in setting development priorities.
You’ll run the technology department for a service that customers already love!
You’ll have the chance to assemble your own team from scratch to define the future of the company.
You’ll be able to work remotely.
Position compensation will include equity.
Supervising web application and software development of current company systems.
Creating overall technology standards and practices.
Leading the strategy for technology platforms, partnerships, and external relationships.
Supervising software testing, information systems security, and maintenance.
Collaborating with the executive team to assess and recommend technologies in support of company needs.
This is a position for someone who is highly analytical, data driven, and has a strong understanding of commercial business intelligence.
You must be a pragmatic team player and have communication skills that bridge the technical and commercial domain. In addition:
Have proven track record of managing strong engineering teams
Be proficient in at least one compiled and one interpreted language
Be proficient in at least one web framework
Have extensive experience with high traffic web sites
Have expert understanding of database and caching systems
Have full stack experience
Have experience working on a large code base
Be proficient in version control, testing and other good software development practices

Questions or Submissions can be directed to: Keith@quickcupapp.com

Thank you for your time,

Keith McCormick

Quick Bites Inc.