Chief Technology Officer

Posted May 27 2021

By Mohammad Zein
Full time Executive Equity or stock options: No Remote: No USD3,500 - USD5,000/per month

Employment Type: Full-time

Experience: 7+ years of experience

Salary: Depending on experience paid in fresh dollars

Reporting to: CEO


Kamkalima is an essential solution that is revolutionizing the Arabic classroom by empowering teachers with superpowers and leading students towards educational success.

With Kamkalima, learning, and teaching the Arabic language has never been easier. We already started the journey for Arabic success in 7 countries, across 60 schools, 400 teachers, and almost 20,000 students!

We deliver everything a teacher might need, from preparing the lesson plan to assignment corrections to providing analytics. And we do it all in Arabic! Kamkalima aims to empower Arabic classrooms everywhere, as our technology not only serves teachers but students as well. The numerous assignment types available and our smart bot “Fahim” will shape your students to become excellent Arabic speakers and writers.


Job Overview:

Looking for a Chief Technology Officer with a minimum of 7 years of experience who is able to build/maintain projects and handle production environments. Understand the SDLC with great communication skills.


Responsibilities and Duties:

Work with the stakeholders to turn business requirements into cost-effective and elegant solutions
Manage, Mentor, and Coach developers
Perform code reviews and peer-reviews with the developers
Provide third-level support to business users
Hunt and fix bugs
Collaborate with other team members
Research and learn about new technologies and encourage the team to follow up to date standards and technologies

Skills:

Previous experience in a startup or similar leadership role is preferred
Understanding of budgets and business-planning
Proven experience in building maintainable and scalable systems
Self-driven “getting things done” attitude
Ability to think strategically and creative
Excellent communication skills and ability to relate technical concepts to business users

Our Tech Stack:

PHP (Laravel), Python, MySQL, Elasticsearch, VueJs, Typescript, Nativescript, AWS, Docker