Pluz Care: CTO & Co-Founder (f/m/x)

If you enjoy tech leadership as well as conceptualizing and executing our technology strategy at Pluz Care, this is your role:

Who we are

Pluz Care (Website) offers a digital platform that connects customers with local pharmacies. Pluz delivers pharmaceutical and personal care products within one hour in Vienna. We help local pharmacies to expand their business and deliver a convenient delivery and digital consultation offering.

We bring care closer to the customers. We do this by always acting in line with our values:

  • Building pluz around the highest possible customer-centricity.

  • Treating all stakeholders of plus with the highest possible degree of fairness & kindness

  • Emphasising convenience throughout the whole customer journey from tech to people.

Why join us?

We are creating a team of hands-on game-changers. If you want to work in an exciting and performance-driven environment where you can learn a lot, this is the place for you.

  • Highly independent and autonomous working style with a lot of flexibility.

  • We live a highly value-based, trust-driven and transparent company culture.

  • Our company supports (in the beginning Austrian) pharmacies to become future-proof and expand their services.

  • As a CTO and co-founder you will also get substantial shares of Pluz Care.

Your role & responsibilities

If you enjoy tech leadership as well as conceptualizing and executing our technology strategy at Pluz Care, this is your role:

  • You maintain and develop the Pluz platform with a hands-on attitude

  • Lead all technical aspects on a strategic and implementation level

  • Take responsibility for maintaining and scaling our technical infrastructure as the product grows

  • Ensure that all aspects of engineering and product development are aligned - from architecture, infrastructure and security to usability, quality assurance and analytics

  • Manage and negotiate our partnerships with market leading SaaS companies

  • You grow and lead an excellent engineering team

What you need to succeed

  • Relevant experience (5+ years) building web applications with modern web frameworks (Rails is a plus)
  • Experience working with cloud hosting providers and basic DevOps principles
  • Hands-on experience leading a team and product from prototype through different growth stages.
  • The experience and confidence to make technical decisions, identify and overcome technical challenges and prioritise relentlessly.
  • Experience with SEO, SEM and website analytics is a plus
  • Ability to communicate technical concepts to product managers, investors and non-technical audiences.
  • Domain experience in e-commerce, q-commerce or marketplaces is a plus
  • Fluent in English, German is a plus.
  • Last but not least: willingness to deliver, learn, try & fail, challenge and be challenged.

How to apply

We would love to hear from you! Make sure to include your CV and/or LinkedIn and send through a text/voice/video file stating why you want to work with us via mail (we love to get content that surprises us). No motivation letter is required (we are no fans to write them ourselves).

  • Remuneration: besides the salary, co-founders earn a share of the company.

  • Start Date: asap

  • Please note that for this position we only accept applicants with a valid working permit in the EU.

Reach out via careers@pluz.care and get in contact whenever you have any questions. We would love to hear from you!

Commitment to Equality

We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds, not just because it’s the right thing to do, but because it makes our team stronger. We are committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity and all other diversity dimensions. If you share our values and our enthusiasm for challenging the status quo, you will feel you are at the right place.