Chief Technology Officer (CTO / Co-Founder) (m/f/d)

Berlin, Germany
IT Management
Salary: 100.000 € to 150.000 € / year

About the Company:

Pixtunes is a Berlin-based deep-tech startup with the goal of introducing a completely new entertainment technology to the world of consumer electronics that will change the way people perceive their own reality in everyday life. 

We are design-oriented visionaries who hope to create experiences that go far beyond what people have ever encountered before. Our vision for a new kind of music has led us to invent a revolution that we can proudly call our own — 

a technology that transforms existing music formats and entertainment systems to a whole new level. 

From the individual consumer to global markets, our goal is to provide everyone with their own unique soundtrack for their lives. An intense experience like in the cinema, only it is drawn from your own reality, accompanied by ground-breaking music and sound.

About the role:

This is a great opportunity for a leadership role in disrupting a dormant multi-billion dollar market. We are looking for our first CTO who will play an integral role in the company's growth path and future. In this position, the person will oversee our overall technology development and manage all information technology resources of our company. We expect the person to be abreast with current technological trends and familiar with software development concepts. If you are an ambitious, focused, go-getter who thrives in a fast-paced environment, this is the perfect role for you!


  • Build tech strategy and roadmap: Responsible for Pixtunes´ technology roadmap and operations in line with the product roadmap and our internal systems infrastructure, working along with the Co-founders
  • Leadership: Lead, advise and counsel our technology teams (AI, Software & Sound Engine). Responsible for the technological success of the organization, and improving the team´s product development know-how
  • Execute the product roadmap: Be the main driver behind technical research & development thriving for innovation and committed to delivery according to the Product Roadmap
  • Manage development and deployment activities: Ensure clarity on targets, budgets & performance of your team and have to strive for excellence within your division as well as in collaboration with others
  • Compliance and Security: Accountable for reliability and the safety of our technology and systems
  • Strategic decision making: Be part of a wonderful entrepreneurship experience with high decision power across strategic topics


  • An academic degree, e.g. in business administration, technology, engineering or a comparable qualification
  • Relevant professional experience of at least 5 years in leading technology and development teams preferably in the music or gaming industry
  • Experience in scaling tech organizations
  • Intense drive for innovation and agility around development
  • Business oriented mindset and positive attitude, with the ability to work on multiple projects which will include effective prioritisation and timely completion 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills in English
  • Strategic thinking and hands-on knowledge of latest technologies


  • Fast-growing high tech company with a great network of investors and partners
  • Equity options to join as a Co-founder
  • Ability to contribute directly to the future of music
  • Flexible career development path within an international and diverse team
  • An inspiring working environment with modern workspaces, flexible work time, short lines of communication, flat structures, positive leadership, and great team spirit
  • A fun startup work environment in the middle of Berlin, with team gatherings and company parties!

Does this sound like the perfect challenge for you? Please send your application!

Updated: 1 week ago
Job ID: 3665491
About Pixtunes GmbH
Pixtunes is a Berlin-based deep-tech startup with the goal of introducing a completely new entertainment technology to the world of consumer electronics.
11-50 employees
Heinrich-Roller-Straße, Berlin, Deutschland
Heinrich-Roller-Straße, Berlin, Deutschland
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