Location : Garki 2, Abuja (FCT)
Employment Type : Contract
We are looking for a Senior Technology Officer / Adviser who will be responsible for making executive technology decisions on behalf of the company, including managing a technology portfolio to align the company with their vision for its technological needs.
S / he should be a strategic thinker, an effective communicator and an expert in technological development.
S / he will work directly with the CEO and will act as both a technology and business expert, making decisions that will impact the current and future operations of the company.
Run with the vision for how technology will be used in the company.
Identify, compare, select and implement technology solutions to meet current and future needs.
Outline the goals for research and development.
Create timelines for the development and deployment of all technological services.
Make executive decisions on behalf of the company's technological requirements.
Represent the technological agenda in Management meetings and when making hiring decisions
Maintain a consumer-focused outlook and manage technology budgets and time frames for purchasing, staffing and operations
Create overall technology standards and practices & Ensure adherence to regulatory standards.
Lead the strategy for technology platforms, partnerships and external relationships
Aid in the delivering of IT projects to market.
Track, analyze and monitor technology performance metrics
Oversee all system design and changes in system architecture
Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in the technology landscape
Take the initiative in thought; leadership, innovation and creativity
Work closely with Marketing, Business Development and Operations to define and deliver new products and enhancements
At least a Master's degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related field, an MBA is an added advantage
MUST have Web Development experience
At least 7 years’ experience working in a technological role.
A minimum of 2 years in a managerial / leadership role.
Advanced technological skillset and a demonstrated history with technology.
Exceptional team management skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication.
Ability to delegate efficiently.
In-depth knowledge of web systems architecture, design and development
Hands-on experience with complex project management
Extensive industry knowledge with an eye towards the future.
N350,000 - N500,000 monthly.