Chief Technology Officer

  • Technology
  • Singapore, Singapore

Chief Technology Officer

Job description

The Role:

The company is looking for an experienced Chief Technology Officer to support its rapid growth.  This is a senior executive leadership role, reporting to the CEO and is a member of the Company’s Executive Leadership Team.


Responsibilities:

  • Build and lead the Technology organization team of 100+ staff – consisting of engineering, technology, quality assurance, infrastructure, production support and company internal IT support teams
  • Establish a strong innovation based engineering culture within the Technology team and the group as a whole
  • Create a technology vision and roadmap based on opportunities & risks for the company’s business. Push boundaries of technical innovation within the company
  • Establish and supervise the software development and production support processes – setting short and long-term objectives in line with strategic goals
  • Partner with the executive team to build a path towards realizing the company’s Mission
  • Partner with the Product Management leadership to deliver innovative products and solutions to the market

Requirements

  • 15+ years of Technology and Engineering experience, of which at least 10 years in management role
  • Experience building & leading teams of 100+ engineers across multiple locations
  • Strong experience in leading engineering methodologies especially agile teams (e.g. scrum)
  • Strong opinions on methods to cultivate an innovative engineering culture
  • Good understanding of latest web & mobile technologies – ideally open source platforms, cloud computing, big data, etc.
  • Great interpersonal, communications & people management skills – good sense of humor a plus
  • Structured and detail oriented person – continuous improvement mentality