Chief Technology Officer - AI

An opportunity to work at the intersection between data science and business for a disruptive on-demand social shopping platform-tech firm – using machine learning to modernize a bricks and mortar industry.

You will be based at the Company's Soho, New York City headquarters.


  • On-demand social shopping platform where users influence every collection to match their favorite style inspirations
  • The Company uses machine learning to predict trends observed on social media, then it manufactures apparel items within a fortnight
  • Vertically integrated with design team and manufacturers all in-house, and produces items that customers have pre-ordered and can manufacture with a blisteringly fast turnaround time


  • Be a key member of the leadership team, framing and executing the tech strategy while being an active voice in the strategic planning and decision making
  • Set, lead and develop technical strategy that aligns with overall business objectives
  • Develop strategic plans and set timelines for evaluation, development, and deployment of portfolio wide technology (technical, web, and mobile services)
  • Manage and develop top-tier talent, Including recruitment, engagement, and well-being
  • Act as company's internal and external spokesperson in all technology-related matters and represent the technological agenda in executive meetings
  • Lead a team of machine learning engineers, designers and developers
  • Keep on top of AWS partners
  • Lead development of algorithms for optimization and personalization, using personal data and Instagram handles to offer a unique and personalized store / shopping experience
  • Identify opportunities for web and mobile services
  • Track, analyze and monitor technology performance metrics to improve effectiveness of company’s technology strategy
  • Monitor web analytics, identify company web user needs and make recommendations that align to business goals
  • Consistent record of building systems that resolve technology decisions through decision making, efficiently and at scale
  • Keep abreast of current and new industry trends. best practices, technologies and software development
  • Work closely with Marketing to define and deliver new products and enhancements
  • Engage in speaking opportunities, conference, media activities to build strong online presence   



  • You will have executive presence with commercial, strategic, leadership and management experience
  • You will have experience working with a wide variety of internal/external stakeholders including Investors, Legal, Product, HR
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills to audiences of all levels and backgrounds (executive, business, and technical)
  • Experience providing actionable business insight in production environments
  • Experience with Python, Tensorflow, Keras and AWS environments
  • Cultural fit into a modern tech driven AI firm
  • Experience leading implementing algorithms related to customer acquisition, optimization and personalization
  • Master’s or Doctorates degree in Computer Science or highly quantitative field


  • Highly cometitive package including real equity in the business
  • A seat at the executive table with valued input into all high-level business and strategic decisions
  • High standards of work across all levels of the organization
  • An entrepreneurial culture where leadership is focused on empowering teams and expects actionable insights from all levels
  • Collaborative work environment and positive culture
  • The opportunity to become a leader at a modern dynamic startup that is Modernizing a bricks and mortar industry
  • Leading Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Work out days together, happy hours, commuter benefits and more