Chief Technology Officer

Oslo, Norway

About BitPet

BitPet® originated from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and is based on research on exergames (video games that involve physical exertion). BitPet is more than just a game, our purpose is to improve people’s physical and mental well-being in a fun and social way. We are determined to establish a new generation of exergames with a global appeal, making physical activity fun and social for everyone. We value high ambition, learning, and teamwork in order to pursue excellence in what we do.

BitPet offers a challenging and fun work environment where you can use your creative problem-solving skills to create a new and innovative game. We are a funded startup company where you can grow and develop yourself, and progressively take on more responsibility.

About the role:

The CTO role is both challenging and rewarding, and you may also be in consideration to be a co-founder, which entails significant equity in the company. As a CTO you will work in close collaboration with our remote team, but also join us in building up a local team of developers. On a daily basis, you will contribute to maintaining a highly scalable code-base, and over time take on a leadership role. This is a great opportunity to develop yourself as a leader, as well as refine your overall technical competency. You will build up a deep understanding and overview of our evolving code-base and the different technologies we use. As a CTO you will also be involved in other important business operations, as well as assisting in hiring and training new developers. As an early employee, you will be involved in shaping BitPet as a company for the years to come and partake in the adventure of building up our game studio, both professionally and socially.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop high-quality Unity C# code and architecture

  • Evaluate and implement up-and-coming technologies

  • Work closely with the team on the development roadmap

  • Distribute and share knowledge in an inclusive manner

  • Develop and teach game-development best practices, and mentor more junior developers

Qualities and experience we look for:

  • 5+ years of experience with Unity, C#, and Git

  • Experience of managing teams, mentoring, coaching, motivating others 

  • Self-motivated

  • Take on responsibility

  • Passion about game-development

  • It’s also a big plus if you have experience working in a startup

You will get:

  • Rapid learning by working alongside a highly experienced team of professional developers 

  • A competitive salary

  • A great stock option plan!

Sounds interesting? Let’s have a conversation: 

talent@bitpet.io

+4740555867