SOPHiA GENETICS CTO (Chief Technology Officer) in Boston, Massachusetts
Reporting to the CEO, the CTO is accountable for all aspects of Information Technology within the company, comprising of New Feature Development, Cloud Infrastructure Management and Production Systems Operation by leading a team of two VP of Engineering, Senior Director Technology Operations, Director Platform Product Management and Chief Architect.
The CTO is responsible for the company’s overall IT strategy delivery, anticipates and ensuring scalability of technology, processes, and resources.
Develop strategies and ensure delivery to achieve company objectives
Monitor and scale performance and responsiveness
Grow, develop and organise IT teams worldwide
Ensure system permits integration of new SOPHiA algorithms in a scalable way
Ensure development environment interfaces smoothly with production
Execute delivery with different VPs/teams in collaboration with Data Science R&D and Platform Team
Ensure Platform Development meets Global Regulatory Strategy for Medical Devices
Responsible for operational cost management and budget
Maintain relationship with external stakeholders and represent company at important external sales, events, and conferences
Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role, in a fast growing environment
Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
Excellent communication skills
Leadership and organizational abilities
Master Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
A flexible, friendly and international working environment with a collaborative atmosphere
An exciting company mission that brings together science and technology to directly impact the lives of patients with life threatening illness.
A fast-growing company with plenty of opportunity for personal growth and development
A hard technical challenge to solve with exciting modern technology - cloud computing, Big Data, DevOps, machine learning
Start: ASAP (or as agreed)
Contract type: permanent full-time
Location: Lausanne, Switzerland / Boston, USA / Bidart, France
If you think you fit this position, please send a CV and a cover letter. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered.
After an initial screening process, candidates will be invited for remote interviews. Selected candidates will then be invited for personal interviews.