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Chief Technology Officer

  • Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2022
  • Stockholm +2 more
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2022
  • Stockholm +2 more

The Chief Technology Officer is responsible for technology vision, planning and implementation oversight in a highly diverse environment, both at a centralized HQ level and across a wide array of international gaming studios. Three pillars of the Office of the CTO are technology leadership for Group-wide strategic R&D programs and initiatives, cybersecurity and compliance in a regulated environment, and IT management including strategic vendor partnerships. As Stillfront grows, technical due diligence expertise is required to assess new acquisitions and support operational and legal teams. Drawing from a dedicated HQ team and a diverse set of professionals across the Stillfront Group, the CTO ensures technology is leveraged effectively to support growth, deliver innovation and maintain effective operations.

YOUR MISSION

  • Provide decisive leadership in strategic technology planning, setting direction and enabling execution across a wide range of projects and technology stacks

  • Define and manage budget across cybersecurity and IT products shared across the Group, and deploy a program of further strategic IT partnerships / Group deals to drive effective cost containment

  • Maintain and improve group-wide security and compliance through the management and ongoing development of a comprehensive IT Governance framework in the public regulatory environment, liaising across finance and legal auditors and compliance teams in all matters pertaining to data privacy and security

  • Oversee and continue to develop an effective, globally-distributed team operating SOC, IT management and shared development projects across the Group’s strategic and operational roadmaps

  • Deliver solutions to specific needs across the Group’s studios, whether that is solving complex problems or establishing the means to unlock new value through innovation

YOUR BACKSTORY

  • You have a track record as a resourceful and effective technology leader, at scale - you are both the “big picture” person and the person who understands the details sufficiently to drive technology decisions (from strategical thinking to hands on execution)

  • You have the innate ability to prioritize effectively and guide teams to stay on track and deliver optimal value to the business

  • You have experience in leading key technologically driven strategic projects ensuring best in class research, execution and optimized business impact

  • You have games or ecommerce or marketing network background. A strong understanding of analytic and performance marketing tools will be considered a plus

  • You are a natural leader, able to recruit and retain top talent, ensuring effective execution and delivery at every level in the technology organization

  • You are diplomatic and professional, possessing the soft skills to provide guidance and support in complex environments of competing risks and priorities -- this makes you a trusted partner to professionals across all disciplines

  • You are influential, able to advocate solutions and secure buy-in from stakeholders at all levels

  • You intimately understand the technologies underpinning the modern online gaming industry, and you have a history of demonstrated impact to innovation and operational strategies and programs

  • You possess the expertise to define, plan and execute a broad portfolio of projects across technology stacks, including web3 in a multinational company

  • You are comfortable in regulated environments, and you are able to create and maintain procedures and processes that satisfy regulatory and legal requirements

  • You are able to work with a diverse group of professionals across multiple continents and cultures

  • Strong work ethic and ability to manage multiple projects with a result-oriented focus

  • Strong team player, team management, excellent communication, and interpersonal skills

  • Fluent English

Work with great people

Kristina Wind
Financial Controller
"Working at a fast-growing company like Stillfront is both inspiring and challenging and I really like the entrepreneurial culture."
Ludvig Segelmark
IR & Communication Manager
"Stillfront is a fun and challenging workplace. During my years, I have had the chance to grow with the company and take on a great deal of personal responsibility, while we have fun in the office!"
Niklas Muhrbeck
Head of Treasury & Business Control
"I have many exciting tasks and a great deal of responsibility within complex financial matters. Stillfront with its global presence offers an international work environment in a fun industry."

Great Place to Work

  • Competitive renumeration and benefits

  • Skilled, driven and awesome colleagues

  • Entrepreneurial spirit and culture

  • Opportunity to excel in a growth environment

  • A fast-moving industry driven by new technology

  • A flat organization that builds upon interaction

About the company

Stillfront is a free-to-play powerhouse of gaming studios. Our diverse and exciting games portfolio has two common themes: loyal users and long lifecycle games. Organic growth and carefully selected and executed acquisitions embody our growth strategy and our 1,500+ co-workers thrive in an organization that engenders the spirit of entrepreneurship.

TodayStillfront is global games company with a broad games portfolio that is enjoyed by almost 70 million people every month. We are a fast-growing company and an active global strategic acquirer. Our 1,500+ professionals thrive in an organization that embodies the spirit of entrepreneurship. Our shares are listed on Nasdaq Stockholm Large Cap.

In 2020During 2020, the Stillfront family grew from 12 to 18 game studios. With the acquisitions, Stillfront added new types of games to the games portfolio, addressing a larger share of the total gaming audience and further diversifying its revenue streams.

In 2019In 2019, Stillfront built a new operational platform aimed at a three times larger Stillfront within five years. During the summer, Stillfront acquired KIXEYE, a leading developer and publisher of massively multiplayer online real-time strategy games for PC and mobile devices.

In 2015In December 2015, Stillfront successfully completed an IPO and listed its shares on NASDAQ First North Stockholm.

In 2010Stillfront was founded by Jörgen Larsson, who is still the CEO of the company

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