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CTO & Co-founder

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Software Engineering, Product, Operations
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About Li-Tech

Li-Tech aims to revolutionize waste facilities by being the first to offer a solution that reduces battery-related fires. Our vision is to create a safe, environmentally friendly and resource-efficient waste management.

Li-Tech will achieve this by developing a detection method that identifies flammable batteries in electronics early in the waste stream. Li-Tech has a large network and access to resources. We are a part of Startuplab Accelerator and collaborate with Avfall Norge, RENAS and the Norwegian University of Life Science (NMBU). In addition, we have obtained a paying pilot customer and partner, Stena Recycling - one of the leading recycling companies in Northern Europe.

We are now looking for a CTO and Co-founder to join our team!

Do you want to lead the technological development in a proactive and innovative startup? Li-Tech offers a unique opportunity to join our team as a technical leader and partner. As CTO in Li-Tech you will take part in our core team, and will be the executive in charge of our technological -development and -needs. The goal of the CTO position is to drive the technological development towards commercialization - becoming the markets leading provider within battery detection.

Together with our engineers, you will work hands-on with the product and software development. We are looking for a CTO that is structured, proactive and driven by leading others towards a common vision. Due to our dynamic environment - you have to be flexible, solution oriented and be comfortable with challenges.

Our prototype and technology is verified in lab - the next step is to install it in industrial environments for further testing and development.

Your key responsibilities will be

  • System development: Design, implement and optimize system architecture and - integration.
  • Testing, verification and development of firmware
  • Design and implement strategy plans
  • Guide, lead and support the development team

Preferred qualification and experience

  • Background in data science, electronic, cybernetics or similar.
  • Knowledge or experience with: rust, system integration and computer vision
  • Knowledge or experience with S3-bucket (or similar), Postgres, Actix-web and AWS.
  • Excellent collaboration and leadership skills
  • Curious and eager to learn new stuff

The employment is full time - Salary and share options are to be negotiated.

We can offer an unique opportunity to gain insight and experience in an innovative and scientific environment. We have offices near the central station in Ås/Startuplab at Forskningsparken.

If you are interested in applying for the position, or have any questions, your resume and/or application can be sent to:

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