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In-home real-time health tracker

Chief Technology Officer

$180k – $250k • 0.4% – 4.94%
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Full-time

Roles and Responsibilities:
The chief technology officer will be the leader and manager of our in-house development team and technology partners. They will be responsible for building and managing the team as we scale. They are in charge of all the technology aspects of the business including:

-Oversee system architecture, security, and operations
-Ensure our stack is up to date, working, and new features are added efficiently
-Ensure that bugs and crashes are fixed as fast as possible
-Manage development of our image analysis algorithm
-Recruiting, interviewing, hiring, and managing the engineering, data science, and quality assurance teams as needed
-Implement and manage our internal scrum process
-Building the technology infrastructure to conform to HIPAA and SOC2 requirements
-Managing technology partnerships that we outsource work to

Mission/Purpose:
Vessel is a rapidly scaling startup in the new and fast growing space of in-home health tracking. We have a big mission and significant and robust competition. We are bringing a revolutionary health product to the home, our goal is to get a “lab in every hand”. In order to compete in this environment, our technology needs to be world class. With that, we are looking for a world class CTO that can manage all of the moving parts, innovate, and execute.

Needed Skills:
-Attention to detail
-Team building and management skills
-Scrum Master
-Efficient and clean coding
-Ability to work, source and manage technology vendors/partners
-Interviewing new candidates and making successful hires
-Organization and planning
-Building software to scale to millions of users securely and reliably worldwide
-Leading and coaching people and dealing with poor performance
-Efficient communication with senior leadership team and across all departments

What technical knowledge do you need to perform in your role?
-Agile
-Asana
-Python
-AWS
-Serverless architecture
-Lambda
-RDS
-EC2
-Docker
-Git
-RESTful interface
-API Gateway
-Knowledge of AI/ML
-Native iPhone and Android development best practices

Qualifications (Must haves):
-Proven experience leading a productive team of engineers, preferably using Agile methodologies and Scrum-style reporting
-Consumer facing mobile and web software experience that scaled to millions of users
-Up to date with latest machine learning algorithms
-High level computer vision knowledge
-Experience with large-scale systems architecture
-Capacity to work in a fast-paced, often-changing environment
-Comfortable programming in Python

Qualifications (Nice to Haves):
-Hypergrowth venture backed startup experience
-5+ years CTO experience
-Comfortable programming in Node.js
-Comfortable with Jupyter notebooks and AWS Sagemaker

Meet your team

People you would work with in this role
Founder Blo.om, Empyr.com, MOGL.com, MojoPages.com, ClientShop.com Mentor FoundersInstitute Board Member EvoNexxus

Christian Chasmer

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Partner and COO at health tech start up Vessel (www.VesselHealth.com). Founder Elevate Advisors and CC Solutions Author of Lose The Limits

Doug Lorenzen

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Partner at Moore Venture Partners, former Talespin VR, Daniel Plan, early cofounder at OpenEnglish.com, and lover of tech

Vessel at a glance

In-home real-time health tracker

Vessel focuses on Healthcare, Health Care Information Technology, Personal Health, and Health and Wellness. Their company has offices in San Diego. They have a small team that's between 11-50 employees. To date, Vessel has raised $5.381M of funding; their latest round was closed on February 2020.

You can view their website at http://www.vesselhealth.com or find them on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

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