Chief Technology Officer

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH235799_1579829781
Market Leader Seeks Chief Technology Officer

Our Client
Confidential Search

The Role
This organization is looking for motivated Chief Technology Officer to join the team. This Technology leader should ideally come with a strong experience developing and managing high traffic websites, integrated with large scale systems.

Key responsibilities include:
  • Collaborating with other Senior Management team to align the business strategy and the technology strategy of the Company
  • Building and maintaining a scalable technology platform to drive competitive differentiation in the market
  • Understanding the company strategy, design overall company product strategy
  • Coordinating with internal resources to prioritize and implement product strategy
  • Driving the Company's overall strategy, overseeing and leading a high-performance technical organization designed to achieve the Company's growth targets
  • Having an oversight for all major product development activity across the Company from ideation through commercialization
  • Building technology and product strategies based on thoughtful consumer insights, thorough competitive analysis and a deep understanding of emerging trends

To qualify, candidates must possess:
  • At least a Bachelor's Degree/Post-Graduate Diploma/Professional Degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or equivalent
  • A broad view of the End to End technical stack, from application layer to Infra layer, with the knowledge of the cloud computing and big data, such as Java/.Net Core/PHP/Python/Scala/Go/C++ development, JDBC, XML, Web Service
  • Knowledge of modern application architectures (cloud-native on-demand, distributed Microservice, CQRS/Event Sourcing), enterprise application architecture as well as experience managing expectations when balancing alternatives against business and financial constraints
  • A good understanding of the business strategy, can help to translate the business strategy into the technical objective, strategy and roadmap
  • Ability to manage the carrying out of the technical roadmap, make sure the tech team achieve the technical objective
  • A good sense of the technical team management, should know how to build the technical culture among the team
  • Strong leadership style and skills; ability to coach, motivate, influence, develop and mentor
  • Hands on, entrepreneurial, startup attitude and an ability to work with diverse teams
  • An open and collaborative style; must be comfortable working in an environment where ideas are shared and challenged
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Contact Reuben Packianathan on (60) 3 2300 7230 or Reuben.P@ambition.com.my or click the Apply Now button quoting reference number RP235799. For similar opportunities, please visit www.ambition.com.my

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Business Registration Number: 1048918-T. License Number: JTK 2710