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Defentry is a scale-up on a mission to build a safer digital world with our cyber safety ecosystem.

Thousands of customers of global insurance and security companies are currently using Defentry's protection against identity fraud, personal-data theft and account-takeover. Today we work with a partner sales model where we partner with some of the biggest insurance companies in Europe to bundle the Defentry platform as a part of their service offering. Thereby safeguarding the hundreds of thousands of users they have. This gives us both rapid scalability and accelerated global reach.

The Defentry product is built in a lean and modular way where each module we choose to build and add to Defentry is evaluated both on the customer needs and its effectiveness in securing our users.

Our vision is to be the go-to service to safeguard your digital life. Come join us on the journey!

What we are looking for:

We are growing rapidly and now we're looking for a Chief Technology officer to take responsibility for overseeing the development of technology for external customers, partners, and end-users to help improve and increase business.

You will provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of our business. You will lead our development team in Kiev Ukraine and ensure our company’s technologies build a cutting edge cyber-safety ecosystem.


  • Develop technical aspects of the Defentry's strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors

Who are you?

Defentry is looking for a coaching leader who can truly motivate their team as well as hold them accountable for results.

To be successful in this role we believe that you are open, honest, and direct in your communications. You will need to be entrepreneurial and identify new ways to succeed and drive growth. It would be excellent if you have previous experience with Tech lead, solution architecture and/ or IT security.


  • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role
  • Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
  • Understanding of budgets and business-planning
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and support R&D
  • Excellent communication skills in English and Swedish
  • Strategic thinking and problem-solving aptitude
  • Experience in cyber or information security products is a huge plus

Why this opportunity is a great one:

  • We are offering you a great opportunity to be a key player in Defentry´s rapidly growing business and continued geographical expansion
  • Impact: We are on a global mission to ensure cyber-safety to everyone online. We're making the online world safer each day
  • Team: We are an ambitious, competent team who supports each other to constantly exceed expectations while having a fun inclusive environment
  • Competitive Salary, bonus and stock options.

If you're an experienced CTO or Senior Security Engineer who's looking to join a scale-up early in our growth phase, the timing couldn't be better. Apply right away and we'll get back to you.

Contact and application

In this recruitment, Defentry collaborates with Active Search. For more information, please contact Mia Wretborn-Hedberg, Recruitment Consultant Tel: +46707273500 or Ann Danielsson, Researcher at Tel: +46709104275.

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We look forward to your application!