Kitemill AS, a leading innovator in the world of airborne wind energy, is currently seeking a dynamic and seasoned professional to join our team in the capacity of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). If you are a visionary leader with a proven track record in the aerospace industry and relevant experience in compliance and regulatory affairs, we would like to invite you to explore this exciting opportunity.


Role: Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Location: Lista, Norway


Key Responsibilities:

Provide strategic technological direction, vision, and leadership in the planning and implementation of enterprise IT system.

Spearhead the planning and execution of technological development and innovation while ensuring alignment with the company's business goals.

Oversee all system design and changes in system architecture.

Ensure regulatory compliance within the aerospace industry, including managing relationships with regulatory bodies and ensuring adherence to aviation safety standards.

Stay up to date with the latest technology trends and ensure the company's technology resources meet its short and long-term needs.

Collaborate with the management team to assess and recommend technologies that support company organizational needs.


Master's degree in engineering, IT,or related field, with a Ph.D. or additional relevant qualification being a plus.

Minimum 10 years of experience in a senior technological role, preferably within the aerospace industry.

Proven experience in managing aerospace regulatory compliance and strong understanding of aerospace safety standards.

Exceptional team leadership and decision-making skills.

Excellent communication and negotiation skills to manage external partnerships and to articulate ideas to colleagues and stakeholders.

Deep understanding of technological trends and ability to leverage that knowledge to offer new and innovative solutions.

At Kitemill AS, we are pioneering anew frontier in renewable energy and are looking for a strategic thinker who can navigate both the technical and regulatory landscapes of the aerospace industry. If you are ready to use your skills to contribute to our mission of making high altitude wind energy a reality, apply today.


Interested candidates, please submit your application with a detailed CV and cover letter to mm@kitemill.com.


Kitemill AS is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


Application Deadline: February 2024