CTO for Internal startup (m/f)

In this position,  you are reporting to a multinational’s  CIO. You work in a multicultural & innovative internal startup which recently launched a successful digital product to the market: OctoBoost.

Together with the startup’s CEO you are responsible for developing the strategy to accelerate growth while ensuring development and operational excellence following the lean startup principles. You are expected to provide sound technical leadership and be the pivotal point of contact to external partners within an AI, print technology and e-commerce ecosystem.

OctoBoost AI-driven print efficiency technology dramatically reduces print costs while increasing revenue through its Magento 2.x based web-to-print shops. Future-proof online print combined with the most powerful print efficiency technology in the industry.

Strong business acumen, negotiation skills and strategic thinking are essential for this role. If you are well-versed in a variety of business concepts and know current technological trends you are the right person for the job.

Seniority Level
Mid-Senior level


Employment Type

Job Functions
CTO for Internal startup


More specifically, you will have a responsibility in the following areas:

  • Developing the startup´s technical strategy  in alignment with business goals
  • Overseeing all technical aspects of the startup
  • Ensuring  that technologies are used efficiently,  profitably and securely  
  • Discovering, evaluating  and  implementing new technologies and infrastructure  
  • Managing and coordinating  external and internal development resources  
  • Building quality assurance, legal compliance & cyber-security processes
  • Monitoring KPIs and the startup’s IT budgets


  • You have an IT-related Bachelor or  Master degree or an equivalent level by experience  
  • You have  5+ years of progressive engineering leadership experience, including managing product managers and/or global teams 
  • You have experience with technology relative to the industry: AWS, Magento, PHP, WebServices, Databases…   
  • You are passionate about  new technology trends  
  • You have strategic thinking and experience in building strategies  
  • You have excellent negotiating skills
  • You have analytical and problem-solving skills  
  • You are a good  team player  
  • You are customer, service oriented and results-driven  
  • You are self-motivated, have a proactive personality and an enthusiast ‘can-do’ attitude  
  • You have  exceptional  communication skills  
  • You  have an understanding  of  budgets and business-planning
  • You have willingness to travel  
  • You  are fluent in  English  and German


We offer a challenging position in our International Company alongside with an interesting remuneration package. Wide-ranging opportunities for highly motivated and committed people are offered. We aim to provide our people with the opportunity to develop their talent and to grow to their full potential.

Kindly submit your application with your salary expectations through this Link or contact us via email.