Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Location: United States of America
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Silas Mahner
Email: email Silas
Reference: BBBH11534_1705965406
Posted: about 1 month ago

Title: Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Location: United States (West Coast Preferred)

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, & Climate-Tech sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role

NextWave are currently working with a cutting-edge developer of green chemical technology that is used in the process of creating batteries. They are seeking to fill a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to lead technological development. This position is critical for driving innovation in green chemical/material technology and environmental sustainability. The CTO will spearhead research and development efforts, focusing on the advancement of eco-friendly battery chemical/material alternatives.


  • Lead the development of green chemical processes and materials, aligning with the company's mission of environmental sustainability.
  • Oversee research and development in green chemistry, focusing on sustainable and efficient production methods.
  • Collaborate with various departments to ensure the integration of eco-friendly practices into all products and operations.
  • Manage and grow the technology team, promoting a culture of innovation and forward-thinking.
  • Align technological strategies with the company's business goals and objectives.
  • Stay informed about emerging trends and advancements in green chemicals and materials.
  • Direct the implementation of new technologies and systems within the company.
  • Conduct technology risk assessments and management.
  • Foster relationships with external research institutions and industry leaders in the field of green chemistry.


  • Advanced degree in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Environmental Science, or a related field.
  • Significant experience in green chemistry, sustainable materials, or related fields.
  • Demonstrated leadership in managing technology teams and projects.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and collaboration skills.
  • Deep understanding of current trends in sustainable chemical technologies.
  • Experience in overseeing large-scale technological projects and budgets.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Dependent upon experience

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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