Fractional CTO

About Forward
Forward is a consulting firm that works with independent consultants to help startups quickly scale the maturity and headcount of their engineering organizations.
We work exclusively with independent consultants because it allows us to match work to humans faster and more effectively than traditional consulting firms.
We typically work with around a dozen startups and a few dozen consultants at a time.
About the Work
Company Stage: Seed
Keywords: React Native, Node
Term: 3-6 months
Hours per week: 10-20
Timeline: immediate
Timezone Constraints: 4 hours overlap with ET
Geographic Constraints: None
We're working with a seed stage company with a mobile app that's looking to hire 5+ engineers over the course of the next 10 months. They currently have no engineers and are looking for a fractional technical leader who can help them stabilize their mobile app and seed their technical organization with the right folks.
About You
Roughly in order of importance:
  • have mobile experience
  • have consulting experience
  • have node experience
  • have leadership experience at early stage companies
  • have react native experience
  • have 10+ years experience

To get in touch ping us at We're always looking to make connections with consultants so feel free to reach out and say hey even if this isn't a fit. You can see what else we're looking for here.