CTO - Digital Assets

Circa $200k base + bonus

EC1 Partners is currently working with a well-funded digital assets exchange that provides customers a great user experience with its beginner-friendly trading interface, regulatory compliance in targeted jurisdictions, world-class security, and multiple trading pairs.

Our client is currently looking for a Chief Technical Officer to join the team in Singapore


  • Identify opportunities for innovation and assessment of marketplace obstacles
  • Lead IT projects to increase our market reach and expand USPs
  • Develop aspects of the company’s policy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Implement new technologies that produce competitive advantage
  • Administer system infrastructure to ensure functionality
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary developments and modifications to technology
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
  • Ensure smooth running of business operations


  • Prior experience as a CTO or CIO
  • Deep Knowledge of blockchain technology stack
  • Understanding of Trading technologies and FX highly desired
  • 10+ yrs of experience in IT, with exposure in working in the Financial Services Industry
  • Experience managing and directing technical product vendors, Service Level Agreements, and support expectations
  • Experience in applications/ application development as well as IT Infrastructure Management
  • Track record of successfully leading development teams and scaling web companies
  • Knowledge of application development technologies and hands-on coding experience with within the blockchain ecosystem
  • Superior understanding of the technical architecture of complex and highly scalable applications
  • Ability to think strategically and are able to see the big picture
  • Passionate about data, content, and user experience