Co-Founder & CTO - Portfolio Startup

--Alien Venture Studio--

Alien Venture Studio
This role is for a technical Co-Founder looking to take on the challenge of developing, launching and scaling a startup that uses artificial intelligence to solve critical problems. Founders must be willing to work in-person in a major European city, Tel Aviv or the USA.

This is a unique opportunity to head the product development for an early stage startup and help to build the MVP. We are looking for an experienced CTO with a strong track record in building exceptional SaaS products from scratch. You will work alongside a Co-Founder/CEO with deep expertise in startup leadership, as well as the Venture Studio and other expert stakeholders.

Compensation: Salary + Equity
Location: European Union (most major cities), Tel Aviv, USA


  • Supporting the evolution of the product roadmap and guiding the R&D team in advancing the product development;

  • Developing technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals;

  • Leading technology and methodology decision making including standardisation of system architecture, reusable codebase development, software tools, best practice, source control and deployment processes;

  • Ensuring all software development is well structured, maintainable and well documented;

  • Building quality assurance and data protection processes, integration, and system tests;

  • Collecting stakeholders’ feedback to make necessary improvements to technology;

  • Studying and developing knowledge of current and new industry trends and technologies;

  • Working closely with and reporting updates to Alien to ensure the company is delivering on critical milestones;


  • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role;

  • Master degree/PhD in Computer Science, IT, or equivalent engineering field;

  • Fluent in English is required. Knowledge of other EU languages is a plus;

  • Fluency in  Python, Elasticsearch;

  • A minimum of 5 years in SaaS software engineering, Natural Language Processing, Machine Learning, Software Product Development, and Agile development;

  • A minimum of 5 years of AWS Cloud or similar experience;

  • Proficiency in relational database management systems and web platform development software;

  • The ability to manage technical team members, while also working hands on to develop the technology;

  • An entrepreneurial mindset and familiarity of the startup culture.




Interested candidates should send apply directly to the post, attaching their CV in English.

You must already have, or be able to obtain, authorization to work in the EU, Israel or USA.


Please note: Due to the high volume of candidates we are unfortunately not able to provide individual feedback regarding the outcome of every single application.