VP of Technology

  • Strada Take Ionescu, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • Full-time

Company Description

Connatix is a next-generation video platform that helps publishers deliver successful video experiences without compromise. In order to realize our mission, we need your help to design and build state-of-the-art machine learning models and large-scale systems to predict users engagement on different ads as accurately as possible.

Job Description

Connatix is looking for a highly motivated, experienced IT executive to inspire the technical teams to achieve their best work while solving complicated problems in a supportive culture.

This senior level role demands exceptional technology expertise combined with leadership presence, proven strategic planning experience, and a demonstrated ability to collaborate cross-functionally on technology decisions.

The Vice President of Technology will drive the company's software development, application support, infrastructure, and security in an agile environment. He/she will serve as a key member of the Delivery Team and will implement high performance processes between Product and Development Teams.

The Vice President of Technology will work closely with our internal teams especially Development, DevOps, QA Automation, Product, Customer Success, and UI/UX.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain an appropriate technology organizational structure that supports the needs of the business;

  • Partner with business unit technology leadership to drive alignment in product road maps;

  • Prioritize Technology projects and manage workload scheduling and resourcing to ensure on-time and on-budget completion;

  • Understanding of IT architecture design and implementation of complex infrastructure components in IT;

  • Develop a technology leadership team that collaborates well, provides superior guidance to Tech Team Members, operates within the parameters of established company policies and procedures and creates synergy within the Data and Tech organization;

  • Oversee the hiring, development, commitment and retention of a well-skilled technology workforce;

  • Ensure training and development is provided on a consistent basis to maintain and enhance skill levels in all technology disciplines;

  • Ideate with team leads on architecture, and drive a cohesive strategy balancing short term wins with long term maintainability.

Qualifications

 

  • 10+ years of experience in software development, deployment, and operations of large-scale business systems;
  • Experience in managing teams of 30+ people in the IT space;

  • Strong track record of building high-performing teams;

  • Highly accustomed to latest client side and server side technologies;

  • Provide thought leadership and direction for product efforts with engineering groups;

  • Experience in solution crafting and developing proposals to illustrate business value provided by technical solutions;

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, specifically able to convey technical information in a clear and unambiguous manner;

 

Additional Information

Life is short. Work someplace great!

Connatix offers a dynamic, flexible work environment with competitive salary. The challenges we solve are serious, but we’re not. We have fun every day because we love what we do. We are on a mission to shape the future of native video and this is your chance to be part of it. Want to join the team that’s already thinking about what interactive media is going to look like five years from now?

We would like our new colleague:

  • To be open minded and a team player.

  • To have the ability to organize and prioritize their work.

  • To have a proactive attitude and to deeply care about the quality of their work

We are a young, fun team, and we like to have responsible colleagues who are able to complete  their tasks in a flexible way and work as they desire. We are looking for colleagues that will contribute to our great chemistry and make our team even stronger,

This is a great opportunity for the right candidate. If you are a team player who likes friendly, non-corporate environments and is looking to make a true impact, let's meet and talk about it.