CTO / Full-stack mobile developer to help people reduce their screen time

Zario in Zurich area



Ondrej Zak


IT / Internet
Software developer, Full time

Offering Equity


We are looking for a CTO to join the founding team of an early-stage app startup

About us
At Zario, we help people fight their phone addiction and build healthy technology habits. You can see us as Duolingo reducing screen time. Our app gives users gamified scientifically backed daily challenges / tasks, that help them change their habits step by step. With 9% of the western world addicted to the phone, the market potential is enormous.

We have been working on the idea full time since about half a year. We have a fully tested prototype in the form of a Telegram chatbot and are ready to start with the app development soon.

About You
You are passionate about bringing new technologies to life, love to dream big and want to make a real impact. If that’s the case, this opportunity is for you.

As a part of the founding team, you will contribute to the global success story of an early-stage startup developing the world's first coach to help people wasting their lives on their phones and living them to the fullest. We are looking for a team member who will lead the technical vision while sharing our beliefs and passion.

You will work closely with the CEO and CMO, providing technology leadership in all business aspects, including:
• developing and overseeing the technical strategy aligned with the business objectives
• the technology stack based on the best fit technologies
• daily development activities, collaborating with freelancers and partners, as well as building a technical team

your role as a tech lead, you should:
• bring an entrepreneurial mindset, a deep knowledge of technology and strong communication skills
• be a self-starter who can drive own decisions
• be tech-savvy and able to explain complex technical problems easily
• have 3+ years of experience in software development and a deep understanding of mobile app development
• have a good level of English

We have a fully tested prototype and are ready for pre-seed funding. We offer an equity stake in the company and salary the moment we get funding.

It’s all about the culture!
We think that great products are built by individuals who have the freedom to create, experiment with new ideas, and take risks and opportunities. Our goal is to provide a safe environment for the team in which everyone can grow quickly by taking advantage of accelerated learning path.

You will have the autonomy to choose the time schedule that works best for you, as well as where you want to work from.

Exciting, right! Then apply! The team is looking forward to meeting you and answer any questions you may have.

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