Chief Technology Officer (CTO) @ SKIPR based in Brussels (Minimum of 8 days per month in the office) @ Skipr in Bruxelles


Chief Technology Officer (CTO) @ SKIPR based in Brussels (Minimum of 8 days per month in the office)

Job description

Through an all-in-one solution to manage corporate mobility, Skipr supports companies in their transition towards a more sustainable mobility for their employees. Easily connect and manage any mobility service!

Mobility and transport is changing and by working for Skipr, you become a change agent. We love passionate, flexible, out-of-the-box thinkers who’re able to share their ideas in the simplest and clearest way. To carry out its mission, the team is composed of 40+ people in Belgium and in France.

Working at Skipr

  • The possibility to have a job with an impact on the environment and employees’ wellbeing

  • Work with 40+ diverse and international people in Belgium and in France all passionate about sustainable mobility

  • The possibility to work with flexible hours in a hybrid home-office set-up

  • An environment where autonomy is encouraged and teams are empowered

  • A strong internal and external feedback culture

  • Working in an ambitious company providing a qualitative and stable technology to service its clients

  • Finalist of the 2022 Deloitte rising star award, you will be joining a fast growing start-up

  • A hybrid working environment with an office centrally located in the Becentral digital campus in Brussels and an office in Paris in the 9th arrondissement.

To support its growth, Skipr is looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) located in Brussels. The Chief Technology Officer is responsible for aligning the Skipr technological vision, implementing technology strategies, and ensuring that the technological resources are aligned with Skipr’s and the customer’s needs. He is responsible to collaborate closely with the product team, and accordingly define tech priorities and roadmaps.

Main tasks of the Chief Technology Officer

  • Advises the CEO on the achievability of the product roadmap and actively participates in the Management team decision-making processes

  • Manage your team to execute against project plans and delivery commitment. Identify risks, define corrective mitigation actions and report to management

  • Audit the SKIPR solution and the competitors to identify technological risks (obsolete or costly technologies) and technological opportunities (optimization of the information system or product improvement for example).

  • Build quality assurance, oversee IT security and data protection processes

  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance

  • Design and clearly communicate the technological strategy to internal and external stakeholders

  • Ensures a technological monitoring to identify new technologies and gauge their impact or potential

Job requirements

  • Master in Engineering, Computer Science or relevant field

  • Minimum 5 years experience in the same position as CTO and member of a management committee in an tech company

  • Showing evidence of success in the tech or start up industry

  • Reference in building a SaaS product from early-stage through to scaling and maturity product

  • Fluent in English and French and/or Dutch

What we offer

  • A full time open-ended employee contract in Brussels or freelance position.

  • In case of a full time open-ended employee contract : a competitive salary package with many benefits: meal vouchers, group and hospitalization insurance as well as refund insurance on medical treatments (Alan), company smartphone and laptop, company phone subscription, eco vouchers, a budget for your personal mobility in Europe.

  • A hybrid working environment with flexibility, autonomy and transparency, personal development and exciting challenges

  • A friendly and transparent company culture with a blend of formal and informal moments

  • A great opportunity to have an impact on mobility and shape the product to scale across Europe.

Applications are to be sent only via the application form and will close on February 17, 2023.