Chief Technology Officer (m/f/d)

  • IT & Development
  • Bonn, Germany

Chief Technology Officer (m/f/d)

Job description

  • Work collaboratively with the management in Germany to ensure that benuta technology and product strategy enable benuta business objectives.
  • Create and execute a long-term technology vision and forward-thinking capability development across all dimensions of the business (including design, consumer testing, e-commerce, infrastructure, data, personalization and logistics)
  • Maintain industry-leading uptime on critical technology infrastructure through great architectural decisions, successful monitoring and testing processes, and system redundancy
  • Serve as the first point of contact for our backend and frontend developers in all strategic and technical matters
  • Leading our recruitment process, constantly developing the team and our tech stack further
  • Success will be measured by quality of products/solutions, consistent and on time/on budget program/project releases and the overall evolution and quality of benuta technical team.


  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically, deliver results, build a high-performing organization, continuously grow and learn, lead across department boundaries, and inspire the organization to deliver exceptional customer experiences.
  • Experience building and managing engineering teams; hands-on experience as an engineer preferred. Accomplished range of skills from detailed analysis to high-level strategy, and good judgment on when to use which one. Plus, willingness to roll up your sleeves and dive deep to inspect and understand, when necessary. 
  • Work in a fast-paced environment and resilient in achieving success while prioritizing and managing multiple responsibilities.
  • Experience in either building or migrating high performance platforms in the cloud; AWS experience preferred.
  • A degree in a technical or engineering field is preferred. Knowledge of Magento 2 is a big advantage.
  • Good command of spoken and written German is a plus

Our offer

  • You work with the most modern hardware and software and put together the tools you want yourself

  • A lot of freedom for your own ideas and responsibility for exciting projects

  • Choose your presence location very flexibly: at the headquarters in Bonn or in Cologne

  • Flexible working times

  • Individual further training in the tech area to help you get closer to your goals

                              Your contact: Rebecca Petri