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Ottawa startup looking for CTO to join founders

Maybe you’re a key player in your first or second start-up and realize the upside to your options just isn’t what you’d envisioned. Or maybe you’re in a Fortune 1000 company and find yourself continually drawn to giving the startup game a run.

Whatever the case, if you’re seriously ready to take the plunge (or another plunge), help create a business from the ground up, and earn a share of the company in the process, this could be your moment!

Iotum Corporation is a seed-stage startup building innovative software applications for voice over IP targeted at consumers and small business. W’ere a well financed start-up with an experienced executive team. Our two founders are a visionary marketing expert, and a results oriented serial entrepreneur, with both startup and big business experience. We’re currently seeking a Vice President of Product Development / CTO to round out our senior management team. This position provides leadership for the architecture, development, integration and delivery of Iotum’s unique VoIP applications. Nobody’s funding wannabes these days, so we’re looking only for experienced players.

You will be the primary holder of the technical vision of the company. A dynamic, results oriented, and hands-on leader, you are comfortable in environments where change is the norm. You’re passionate about excellence in design, execution and delivery of new technologies. You will focus on new applications for VoIP technology and drive innovative technology and product solutions for Iotum. Working hand in hand with marketing and product management, you will exploit product technology to influence tactical implementations of features and functionality. You own Iotum’s patent and intellectual property portfolio.

In summary, you will be the strategic force in technology for the company.

A constantly creative out-of-the-box thinker, you’re also a serious IP development expert. You have a demonstrated ability to plan, source, and manage out-sourced development. You have experience with consumer client, web, and embedded applications. You have demonstrated that you can assess, from a technology perspective, build-vs-buy decisions and integrations with selected technology partners. And, you have personally designed, lead, and retained a group of engineers/developers/creative-types in the development of VoIP applications.

Position Qualifications:

BS degree in Engineering or Computer Sciences. Advance degree preferred

Minimum 10 years of software development and management experience.

Five years applications development and web architecture experience are also required

Demonstrated success in bringing consumer software to market

Windows and .NET development environment and frameworks expertise

Exceptional knowledge of and experience with XML

Good written communication skills

Prior VP-level application software experience in other venture backed software firms is also a plus.

Think you’ve got what it takes? Give me a call.

Contact: Alec Saunders, CEO Iotum Corporation, alec@iotum.com, 613-482-1331

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