NewYorkRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for New York jobs

CTO (Chief Technology Officer)

Company: PhotoShelter
Location: New York
Posted on: February 25, 2021

Job Description:

New York, New York, United States Full time PhotoShelter is seeking a CTO to help scale revenue growth through the design and development of our technology organization. This is an opportunity to lead the next phase of growth for PhotoShelter, a content technology innovator. The role will require a creative and passionate, business-oriented leader who will be responsible for the vision and implementation of the overall technology strategy. Our ideal candidate will have a proven track record of scaling a SaaS engineering organization, serving as both a visionary people leader and technical expert. Partnering with PhotoShelter's management team, the CTO will be critical in developing our holistic business strategy and leading the technical initiatives to achieve those goals. This role is based in NYC at PhotoShelter HQ. About Us: PhotoShelter is a visual media technology company that helps photographers and creative teams unlock the power of a moment. Our tools transform the way Brands and Photographers work, allowing them to move creative files effortlessly and engage audiences instantly - all while maintaining the integrity of their content. Across our platform of SaaS products, we manage over 750 million visual assets for 80,000 professional photographers and over 1200 large brands, including universities, pro sports teams, corporate and consumer brands, and leading nonprofits. Today we're delivering innovative tech and user experiences across search, collaboration, content display, secure access and distribution, workflow automation, and artificial intelligence/machine learning (AI/ML). We were built by and for creative people, and we're committed to celebrating and supporting creative work. Areas of Impact: Strategic Acumen

  • Define, architect, and execute the plans required to fulfill the company's business and technology strategies
  • Grow and scale the team by recruiting world-class talent, as needed.
  • Create and foster a team culture conducive to innovation, high productivity, and high quality in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. Technical Expertise
    • Own the engineering process to produce quality software with effective and efficient execution, define goals for the engineering team and help them achieve those goals.
    • Collaborate with the Head of R&D and VP of Network Operations to build on the technical architecture, and drive architectural investments across all aspects of PhotoShelter's platform (enterprise, consumer, mobile, and 3rd party integrations).
    • Collaborate with the VP of Product to plan and envision the future of our products in a way that continues to differentiate us in the marketplace.
    • Empower the team to manage and execute technology projects in a reliable and timely fashion with strong communication to stakeholders.
    • Foster collaboration, inclusion, continued learning, technical depth and exceptional work.
    • Instill a culture of urgency while not sacrificing code confidence and product quality.
    • Provide daily inspiration, leadership, and management to PhotoShelter's technology team across the US and Mexico, including the development and performance management of a motivated team.
    • Work in partnership with internal cross functional teams to drive revenue and grow business capabilities.
    • Provide input into annual budget exercises and manage technology spending that aligns with budgets and forecasts. Requirements
      • Track record as an innovator and dynamic leader of a high-growth technology organization.
      • Exceptional people leader who thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic company. You love a big challenge and know how to inspire top-notch teams.
      • Transparent, collaborative and concise communicator who is constantly looking for opportunities to increase velocity and remove roadblocks.
      • Proven track record of rapidly hiring, growing and coaching your team while delivering on great products.
      • 10+ years of experience leading software design and development, preferably in a SaaS or web-based environment.
      • 5+ years of managerial experience leading fast-growing, high performing teams.
      • Comfortable working with a Linux based technology stack.
      • An energized culture and environment: Internet Week called us one of the Best Places to Work in NYC Tech, with special recognition for our employee happiness scores.
      • Daily visual inspiration through exposure to amazing photographers, videographers and storytellers who use our tools.
      • Benefits. We offer the usual good stuff. Competitive salary, 401(k) with company match, insurance coverage (health, dental and vision, life) starting day one, 28 PTO days from year one, gym reimbursement and commuter benefits. We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and are committed to providing all employees with a work environment that celebrates individuality and remains free from any form of discrimination and harassment.

Keywords: PhotoShelter, New York , CTO (Chief Technology Officer), IT / Software / Systems , New York, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Other IT / Software / Systems Jobs

Senior User Interface Developer
Description: Job Description: The candidate is expected to code, conduct code reviews, and test software as needed, along with participating in application architecture and design and other
Company: Zealogics LLC
Location: Walton
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Data Engineer, Commodities Risk Analyst, Quantitative Developer
Description: Citadel Americas LLC has multiple openings at various professional levels in Greenwich, CT. The
Company: Citadel Americas Llc
Location: Greenwich
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Cyber Developer (Top Secret clearance)
Description: Location: Cherry Hill, NJDescription: Our client is currently seeking a Cyber Developer Top Secret clearance Active DoD Top Secret clearance REQUIREDIf you have passion for Firmware or Kernel level (more...)
Company: The Judge Group
Location: Cherry Hill
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Field Service Technician
Description: Description Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, partners and communities is (more...)
Company: Windstream
Location: Muncy
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Front End Developer
Description: Job OverviewWe are looking for a Software Engineer interested in building performant apps for web, iOS, and Android. You will be responsible for architecting and building these applications, as well as (more...)
Company: Ark Mortgage
Location: Walton
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Senior Software Engineer (remote)
Description: AI-based Start-Up in Cloud Connectivity. Unlimited Growth Potential br Fresh off a new round
Company: C2R Ventures
Location: Walton
Posted on: 03/1/2021

CSI-IT - Business Technology Director - Direct Hire / Fulltime / Perm
Description: CSI-IT - Business Technology Director - Direct Hire / Fulltime / Perm- White Plains, NY Job Title: Business Technology Director - Direct Hire / Fulltime / Perm br br Job Location: White Plains, NY (more...)
Company: Cynet Systems Inc
Location: White Plains
Posted on: 03/1/2021

IT Services Manager
Description: About the Role: --- Meeting client expectations for system availability and processing accuracy is of high importance to us and the Open Solutions business unit. The IT Services Manager's position drives (more...)
Company: Dimensional Thinking, LLC
Location: Cherry Hill
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Enterprise Application Developer (ServiceNow)
Description: Enterprise Application Developer ServiceNow Interactive Brokers has been at the forefront of the Fintech space for over 42 years and we pride ourselves on being primarily a technology company. We continue (more...)
Company: Interactive Brokers Group, Inc.
Location: Greenwich
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Game Developer
Description: An exciting game/interactive developer role for a growing agile consulting company... br Our US team is ready to expand and we are looking for someone that can use their hard-earned game/interactive (more...)
Company: Equal Experts
Location: Walton
Posted on: 03/1/2021

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

New York RSS job feeds