CTO - The Innovator

Northern Virginia, VA, USA

Job Type

Full Time

Requirements

We are a scrappy startup fighting relentlessly to usher in a new era of financial inclusion. With respect to both your time and ours, please consider the following before applying:


  • If you cannot think creatively and stretch the limits of technology, this is not the opportunity for you.

  • If you are sensitive to rejection, this is not the opportunity for you.

  • If you are not a highly competitive team player and individual contributor, this is not the opportunity for you.

  • If you are not both results driven and resourceful, this is not the opportunity for you.

  • We walk the walk. If you are not willing to be compensated in asset-backed digital currency, this is not the opportunity for you.


Qualifications

  • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role

  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy

  • Understanding of budgets and business-planning

  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and research

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Leadership and organizational abilities

  • Strategic thinking

  • Problem-solving aptitude

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus

  • Experience in a company exit as a CTO or similar leadership role is a plus

About the Company

HOOF Financial, Inc. is a blockchain based Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) data provider that turns operational expenses into impact investments for Issuers. By rewarding employees, customers, and partners with HOOF Coin™, America’s ESG Credit™, businesses make measurable difference in society without any major changes to their business structure, operations, or model. Our mission is to give everyone the tools they need to be successful with their money, and our vision is to create a world where everyone has the opportunity to build wealth through easy, yet thoughtful decision-making.

Helping out our friends is more than what we do. It's who we are!

About the Role

Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals

Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage

Help departments use technology profitably

Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency

Build quality assurance and data protection processes

Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance

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

Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors