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Chief Technology Officer

Revalue Nature

Revalue Nature

Software Engineering, IT
United Kingdom
Posted on Saturday, September 9, 2023
AboutRevalue exists to deliver a fundamental step-change in integrity at scale. We are rethinking carbon projects from the ground up. We believe this fundamental step-change in the quality of carbon projects is required to build confidence in the market. 'Slightly better' is not good enough. Confidence is required for the carbon market to go from a pond to an ocean. An ocean of demand is required for impact at a planetary scale. Our world cannot afford anything less than impact on the planetary scale. This drives us every day.Revalue Nature has raised $10 million in Series A funding to rethink carbon project development from the ground up! This new investment was co-led by Ecosystem Integrity Fund (EIF) and SJF Ventures, two leading venture firms focused on climate and impact. Join us on our journey to supercharge the world's leading nature-based developers, reset the bar for quality in the carbon market, and protect and regenerate nature at a scale that makes our eyes water. What We DoRevalue supercharges the world's leading nature-based developers. We enable them to go from the initial rapid assessment to first credit issuance, and beyond. All supported by our climate tech, which creates a step-change in accuracy, speed, automation, and level of insights during the project assessment and development process. Our teamOur team has an exceptional track-record of designing and delivering high-impact carbon projects. We have built long-term partnerships and are working in iconic landscapes with leading players in the nature conservation and restoration space.We offer great opportunities for our talent and we want this to be a place that allows you to do the best work of your life, while also focusing on balance outside of work. Our TERRA PlatformRevalue is building out our TERRA platform and the climate tech tools that sit beneath it - see our website for more details.This platform will become the home point for our project developers: (i) decoding and streamlining the end-to-end development journey, (ii) providing data-rich insights and visualisations of the project assessment, and (iii) utilising our next-generation spatial intelligence tools to greatly increase the automation and accuracy of critical analysis and monitoring. Tasks The CTO roleWe are looking for a world-class CTO to lead the development of our platform, the TERRA platform. They will sit on the Exec Team, build out and lead our team of platform engineers, and be responsible for our overall architecture, tech stack, and platform delivery. This is a critical leadership role in Revalue and an opportunity for someone who wants to build something exceptional.The CTO is responsible to our CEO. This is a fully remote role and is strongly preferred to be based in London or Indonesia, but other locations can also be considered. What are the main responsibilities of the role? The Role Will Include But Not Be Limited To
  • Lead the development of our platform, the TERRA platform
  • Lead our development team including platform engineers, product manager, data visualisation lead and more
  • Responsible for our overall architecture, tech stack and platform delivery
  • Operate as an integral member of the Executive Committee
  • Lead, own and execute key development work streams
  • Communicate our technological strategy to partners and stakeholders
Requirements What do we expect from you?For our CTO candidates, we are looking for a technical leader who has a deep understanding of software development, cloud computing, data analytics and cybersecurity.You have spent time building and scaling software at tech-focused companies, where you are seen as the go-to technical leader by your peers. You enjoy building and delivering best-in-class software that solves important problems.
  • A love of nature; a strong affinity for the conservation and restoration of natural systems
  • Mission, values and impact driven
  • Strong software-oriented background/acumen
  • Demonstrated technical leadership experience
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
  • Proven track record of effectively managing projects and multiple work streams with competing priorities and being hands-on when required
  • Experience hiring and building world-class technology teams
  • Experience with building and launching high quality products from ideation to iteration
  • Preference for a holder of a BS in CS or other related field
  • Demonstrated results in effective delivery and day-to-day excellence
  • Evidence that you can work in remote teams, are a self-driver with a willingness to take initiative and are committed to continuous improvement and consistent high performance within a complex and fast-growing sector
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Resilience, and the ability to make difficult things happen
  • Outstanding problem-solving skills and detail orientation
  • Willingness to join an international, remote working team, travelling to various international settings as needed
  • A proven ability to work effectively in diverse cultural settings
  • An understanding of nature-based solutions is desirable but not a must
Benefits What do we offer?
  • Shared purpose, culture and values
  • Unbeatable work flexibility and balance (global team, remote working)
  • A truly diverse team of colleagues, partners and clients
  • An agile team, with unrivalled experience and track-record
How To ApplyWe are actively hiring and want to hear from you. Please apply by attaching your resume and answering the following questions in a letter:
  • How would you describe your strength(s) and areas of expertise? (1-2 paragraphs)
  • Why are you interested in Revalue Nature? (1-2 paragraphs)
  • Current country/region of residence
Please do not contact us via email/LinkedIn as we're unable to answer messages at this time.Revalue Nature Ltd is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and encourages people of all ethnic & racial origins, gender identities, sexual orientations, religions & ideologies, socio-economic statuses, educational backgrounds, ages, and individuals of all abilities to apply.Applicants must be legally authorised to work in their country of residence. Revalue is unable to sponsor or take over sponsorship of an employment visa at this time.Updated: 11 hours agoJob ID: 9158171