Chief Technology Officer with MoviePass

Remote - Hybrid (New York)

$275K a year


  • Recruit, mentor and lead a focused engineering team
  • In partnership with other stakeholders, create a strategic plan and road map for our product
  • Oversee architecture of the product, infrastructure and development process
  • Hands on leadership and willing to lead by example

An exceptional candidate will have:

  • A huge passion for movies
  • Experience working in an early stage startup and is familiar with ambiguity and rapidly changing priorities
  • Action oriented
  • Experience leading engineering teams at a hyper-growth startup
  • Patience and an Agile mindset
  • Experience being business-minded & collaborative. Spent time working with others outside of Product & Engineering and understands the needs of the business to understand which trade-offs can and cannot be made
  • Humility and empathy, be open, honest and support teammates
  • Ability to communicate trade-offs to other stakeholders in the organization with varying degrees of technical fluency
  • Little to no ego. There's too much to do to focus on politicking


Technical Requirements

  • 10+ years of proven professional experience working across all aspects of the tech stack
  • Experience architecting and scaling Enterprise grade systems
  • Proven professional DevOps experience (Kubernetes, CI/CD, etc.)
  • Experience using Terraform to construct and maintain cloud environments
  • Experience with Web3 and AI/ML a plus

Current Tech Stack

  • Scala (AkkaHttp & Play), Javascript (React.js, Next.js)
  • SwiftUI & Jetpack Compose
  • NoSQL & SQL databases
  • AWS & GCP


  • The role may be remote or hybrid. If remote, travel will be required.
  • $275,000 annual salary
  • Equity package
  • Health insurance (includes vision and dental)
  • Unlimited PTO