Job Opening ID 82 Title Chief Technology Officer Location Lagos, Nigeria Industry Technology Work Experience 5 Years and Above City Lagos State / Province Lagos, Nigeria Zip / Postal Code 23401
AppZone is Africa’s leading provider of home-grown financial technology solutions. We expand the scope and competitiveness of financial institutions by delivering disruptive innovation on agile technology using best practices.
We recognize that our super-talented and highly motivated people are at the core of our unprecedented success so far. As such, we seek for more extraordinary individuals to join our high-performance teams and become part of making history.
Your contributions have the potential to impact millions of people across Africa as we work together to provide technology that empowers people with unlimited access to financial services.
This role an executive position within one of our subsidiaries and it’s focused on Technology Strategy, Innovation, Engineering Execution, Software Development, Systems Engineering, and Product Management
The CTO will develop and execute the short, medium and long-term strategic plan for technology, product development, deployment, and management.
He / She will drive the creation and execution of a strategic technology roadmap across all products and client services.
The CTO will also be a key contributor to the planning process for digital / product innovation. As a member of the leadership team within the product company, the CTO will also be responsible for recruiting and developing high-performing teams, leading and growing the engineering team towards high performance and velocity, sustainability, quality & excellence.
He / She will be responsible for engineering, delivering, deploying and supporting all products, platforms, systems and infrastructure.
As an OpCo CTO, your job responsibilities would include....
surpass minimum standards and KPIs for security, performance, scalability, and reliability.
and non-functional software requirements within stipulated project timelines.
of application issues as stipulated in SLAs.
frameworks required to deliver products.
software development best practices and ensure that non-functional requirements are met.
along with related automation
suitable implementation approaches to adopt where applicable.
technology team are achieved.
vision, mission and values relevant to the candidate’s responsibilities, which may be amended
An MBA preferred but not compulsory.
developer or software architect for a software company and / or Fintech / Banks
exceptional talent and proficiency in software development
Architect or Lead developer
development, DevOps, software scalability & reliability, technology strategy, and team mentorship.