Start-Up CTO at Fleggs, London, £Freelance Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, UK
  • May 30, 2024
Hourly/Freelance Executive Information Technology

Contract Description

Are you a visionary leader passionate about cutting-edge technology and eager to shape the future of fitness? We 're a dynamic startup currently in stealth mode, seeking an experienced and driven Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to join our founding team. As our CTO, you will be at the helm of our technological journey, driving our product-market fit, scaling our infrastructure, and setting the strategic direction for our technology initiatives. Join us at the ground level and make a significant impact as we embark on this exciting adventure, and redefine our industry.


Our Mission and Values:

Our mission is to build the future of fitness by addressing significant gaps and challenges in the industry. Did you know that 2 in 5 UK women avoid the gym due to gymtimidation and lack of access to resources? There 's a huge gender data gap when it comes to fitness and health, and we 're committed to providing better access to ensure that tomorrow 's research and health solutions are more representative. By leveraging technology and AI, we aim to build a more enhanced, flexible, and personal service that can anticipate and improve wellbeing. We are driven by the vision of creating a more inclusive, supportive, and effective fitness environment for everyone. Join the movement and help us make fitness accessible and empowering for all.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Strategic Leadership: Define and implement the technical strategy in alignment with the company 's vision and goals.
  2. Product Development: Oversee the entire product lifecycle, from ideation to launch, ensuring the delivery of high-quality, scalable solutions.
  3. Team Building and Management: Recruit, mentor, and lead a high-performing engineering team, fostering a culture of innovation and excellence.
  4. Infrastructure and Security: Architect and maintain robust, scalable, and secure technology infrastructure.
  5. Innovation and Research: Stay ahead of technological trends and advancements, driving continuous improvement and innovation within the organization.
  6. Collaboration: Work closely with other executive team members to define business strategies and deliver on company objectives.
  7. Stakeholder Engagement: Communicate technical vision and progress to stakeholders, including investors, board members, and potential customers.


  1. Proven experience as a CTO or in a similar leadership role within a startup or high-growth environment.
  2. Strong technical background with expertise in AI, software development, architecture, and infrastructure.
  3. Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  4. Strategic thinker with a hands-on approach to problem-solving.
  5. Passion for innovation and staying updated with the latest industry trends.
  6. Bachelor 's or Master 's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.

What We Offer:

  1. Equity + Competitive salary once funding has been unlocked.
  2. Opportunity to shape and influence the future of a groundbreaking company.
  3. Collaborative and inclusive work environment.
  4. Flexible working conditions with a focus on work-life balance.
  5. The chance to work on cutting-edge technology and make a real impact.

What We are Currently Seeking:

  1. Initial guidance on the product concept and MVP development.
  2. Active involvement (w / competitive salary) once funding is secured.


Join us and be part of a journey where your contributions will pave the way for groundbreaking innovations and a transformative impact on the industry. If you are ready to take on this challenge and lead our technology vision, we want to hear from you.