Fractional CTO

About Forward

Forward is a consulting firm that works exclusively with independent consultants to help startups build their engineering organizations.

About the Work

Company Stage: Pre-Seed

Keywords: Data, Mobile, Web

Term: 6+ months

Rate: $150-$200/hour

Hours per week: 10-20

Timeline: Targetting an early January start

Timezone Constraints: CET +/- 6 hours

Geographic Constraints: None


We’re working with a client looking to build out a tool that high net worth individuals can use to track their investments across a wide variety of asset classes. They’re looking for a fractional CTO who can help them build their product and their technical organization from the ground up. You’d be working directly with the founder/CEO.

About You

Roughly in order of importance:

  • Have experience owning product in early stage environments
  • Have experience building products and teams from scratch
  • Have experience investing or in fintech
  • Have experience building data pipeline
  • Have mobile experience
  • Have 10+ years experience

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