VP of IT

Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: RM20000.00 - RM22000.00 per month + Negotiable
REF: AS00044473_1499744853

E-commerce Company Seeks Vice President of IT

  • Leading E-Commerce Company
  • Cutting Edge Technologies
  • Flexible Working Environment

Our Client

Our client is an e-commerce platform making waves in the Malaysian marketplace.

The Role

This organisation is looking for Vice President of IT to run the business from a technological standpoint.

Key responsibilities include:

Main Roles & Obligation:

A Big Thinker and ambitious person who able to evaluate how technology may help the company:-

  • To envisage a new business model and business line.
  • Increase revenue, reduce overhead with advanced and ease of technology.
  • Pre-empt a competitor's attempt, remain market position and strategic.
  • Broaden the strategic horizons of the company and provide decisive guidance to a key senior executive.
  • To formalise information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organisation outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements

A visionary developer who able to lead the team of developers:-

  • Lead and plan the e-commerce & e-marketplace product roadmap, incl. web and mobile platform
  • oversee all aspects of the software lifecycle: design, experimentation, implementation and testing.Optimisingg systems across a variety of domains/surfaces (Web, Mobile Web, Apps, other devices).
  • Recruit, mentor and manage career development of staffs across all technical functions of the business, including design, development, support, security etc.
  • Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
  • Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
  • Stay connected with the software engineering and security practices within the organization, and drive continuous improvement of development methodology including better reporting and tools.
  • Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user department.

A Operation & Infrastructure lead who able to:-

  • Establish and develop the standard operating procedure (SOP), policies, and IT Service Management, IT Deployment, Software Development Methodology necessary IT service to IT R&D, operation and oversea partners to realize business change, transformation and growth.
  • Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Interact and negotiate with vendors, outsourcers, and contractors to provide Infrastructure and platform related products and services.
  • ensure the stable operation and advancement of Company platform function in line with agreed service levels, including internal and external IT engineers.
  • Ensure performance, security and reliability of our e-Commerce Platforms and Infrastructure.
  • Oversee the training and establish continuous communication and support with partners to share product roadmap, improvement plan and issue resolution.

The Successful Applicant

To qualify, candidates must possess:

  • at least a Diploma, Degree, Master in IT/ Computer Science / Software Engineering / Computer Engineer or equivalent.
  • Min 10 years and above working experiences in IT field.
  • Excellent strategic management skills & technical understanding capacities.
  • A good team player and a motivator.

Contact Omesh Mahtani on (60) 3 2300 7220, omesh.mahtani@ambition.com.my; or click APPLY NOW quoting reference number HP/AS00044473. For similar roles, please visit www.ambition.com.my

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