Grupo Utopia S.A. and its subsidiaries, PDA Utopia S.A. and Utopia Professional Services S.A. are looking for progressive, bilingual employees to help build a dynamic startup company in Costa Rica. We offer a fun and challenging opportunity, competitive salaries and benefits and a fast moving Silicon Valley type startup environment. Grupo Utopia founder and CEO David Anderson was one of the Principal Founders of Acer Information Services, one of Costa Rica's first High Tech Companies. If you are looking for a challenge, and opportunity to get in on a ground breaking new high tech company and an opportunity to LEAD not follow, you are the ideal candidate for Grupo Utopia. We are looking for people who have outstanding work ethics, understand that a startup is not an 8 hour job, and who want to be a part of building something new and exciting. We have opportunities in the following areas:
Chief Technology Officer
The chief Technology officer will work directly with the CEO, COO and Directors of Product Development and Programming to set the vision for the company. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in software development and or Information Technology. This position is a hands on position and requires a person with excellent time management skills, project management, and a strong deadline focus. This position requires extensive verbal and written English skills.
Chief Financial Officer
Position requires degree in accounting and or Business Administration. Candidates with startup experience preferred. Position requires outstanding financial management skills, knowledge of the local market and public companies. Position also requires extensive verbal and written English skills.
We are looking for programmers with experience in Database management, especially Oracle and SQL. We are also looking for programmers with experience in writing JAVA, XTML, PERL, CGI and HTML applications and interfaces. Some English is a requirement. We are also interested in Programmers with experience writing Palm PQA applets.
We are looking for dynamic, self starting and motivated sales people. Sales people with experience in selling point of sale systems, especially into the hospitality (Hotel and Restaurants) markets. We offer an exceptional commission on sales, and a competitive base salary. English Optional.
We are looking for People with Technology Marketing Experience. Experience in Developing Internet Based Marketing preferred. Marketing Specialist will be responsible for developing collateral material, attending trade shows and working with our PR firm to develop marketing strategies and brand recognition. Extensive travel may be required. Excellent verbal and written English skills required.