CTO / Technical Founder Opportunity

CGHero is an exciting startup technology company with proven traction and high growth potential. Founded in 2016, CGHero connects studios and agencies to a global community of approved industry CG artists to help scale up to meet the demands of challenging creative projects.

We are seeking a technical founder / CTO who will be tasked with taking the MVP and turning this into a product that is indispensable in the market niche. It is key for this CTO to have an engineering and technical mindset, while having passion for innovation and for shaping the company vision.

Key Skills and Experience

You will need to be an experienced technology leader, not afraid to disrupt and offer a real passion and interest for emerging technology.

  • Experience managing your own projects
  • Advanced level (knowledge and experience) of programming languages and methodologies.
  • Front-end such as: HTML, CSS, jQuery, Javascript, NodeJS, AngularJS
  • Back-end language and frameworks such as: PHP / Laravel, Ruby / Rails, Python
  • Back-end databases: MongoDB, SQL, MySQL, PostgreSQL, SQLite
  • Modern software engineering practices including Continuous Delivery
  • Software architecture and design patterns/frameworks
  • Bonus: Experience with online marketplace development
  • Bonus: Experience in the creative industries, specifically games or film


The successful candidate will likely come from working in a startup or rapid growth company, and have the itch to become a CTO and lead the development from the ground up.

Location: Flexible
Salary and Equity: DOE

Apply today, provide your latest Resume / CV and contact details to careers@cghero.com