[NEW VENTURE #2] Head of Technology

Looking for a Head of Technology for our New Venture (Fintech meets Alternative Medicine). Profile: hands-ons, mission-driven, resilient, fast, capable of handling all technical challenges of an early stage Start-up soon to be a Scale-up. This is a burgeoning space (CAGR 20%+), and a pre-seed round of funding is being secured.

About Indigo

Indigo is the 1st Startup Studio dedicated to ConsciousTech (Tech Companies for the Inner World)

We are based in NYC and our areas of interests are the following : 

  • Mental Health
  • Mindfulness
  • Neuroscience of Habits
  • Cognitive Development of Children
  • Well-being at work


About the Opportunity

For our new venture we are looking for a Head of Technology able to lead the entire product lifecycle from customer discovery to development. The company is at the Intersection of FinTech and Alternative Medicine.

Sound like something you’d like to be a part of? Reach out below. We’d love to bring our vision to life with you.

Market Data: 

75% US adults have used CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine) in their live

62% had used some form of CAM therapy within the past 12 months

There are 250,000 providers across the US for a total revenue of $20Bn

Global CAM market is expected to growth 17-23% CAGR in 2021-2028

70% of the TOP 15 Insurance Providers covers some sort of CAM therapy

It can take up to 9 months for a claim to be paid by insurances to practitioners

That’s where we come in.

The financial struggle for CAM / Mental Health practices is prominent, and these businesses have sizable A/Rs. 77% of healthcare providers say it takes more than one month to collect medical claims. Delayed repayments of invoices (due to error, denials, etc), which can take as long as 3-9 months to process, resulting in cash flow crunches that hinder a practice’s ability to operate and grow.

Responsibilities include:

  • Own product vision, design, processes and development to deliver best-in-class product
  • Scope, build, and iterate on an MVP (including API and Algorithm)
  • Lead the strategy for technology platforms, partnerships and external relationships
  • Create overall technology standards and practices and ensure adherence
  • Track, analyze and monitor technology performance metrics
  • Oversee all system design and changes in system architecture
  • Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in the technology landscape
  • Take the initiative in thought leadership, innovation and creativity

About you

  • At least 5+ years’ experience as a Tech Lead in a Startup/Scaleup environment, preferably within FinTech, ERP, or Payments.
  • Graduate degree in engineering, computer science, or related field
  • In-depth knowledge of web systems architecture, design and development
  • Hands-on experience with complex project management, especially B2B software
  • Deep knowledge of Accounting systems, API, data transfers
  • Comfortable with data science, algorithms, and AI
  • Experience launching multiple digital products through agile methodologies
  • Understanding of CAM, Insurance landscape is a plus.
  • Visually creative and experience translating user needs into functional tech-driven tools
  • Exceptional organizational skills to track and meet deadlines
  • Capacity for self-motivation, independent initiative and creative problem-solving
  • Diligent attention to detail and strong technical intuition
  • Excellent leadership skills with experience collaborating with cross-functional teams

We provide our co-founders with the following support during and after our 12-week program :

  • Market Study, Benchmark, Customer Insights, Acquisitions Channels
  • Weekly Checkins & Office Hours
  • Branding and Content
  • Growth Hacking
  • Recruitment
  • Fundraising
  • Community and Networking

“Indigo is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We celebrate and support diversity and are committed to fostering an inclusive environment for everyone.”

Full Time
NYC or Remote

We are always looking for purpose-driven entrepreneurs and visionary partners.