Robert Walters – Established in 1985, Robert Walters is a world-leading specialist professional recruitment group. We employ over 4,100 talented people across 30 countries worldwide.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Chief Technology Officer
Job Ref: 50825343/001
- A new and exciting opportunity for a Chief Technology Officer has just opened up at a well established, global Private Equity and Asset Management company in Nigeria.
- We are looking for a Chief Technology Officer who is passionate about leading developers and building technology products that customers love.
- The Chief Technology Officer will build a team from the ground up, using a mix of outsourcing and contracting.
- They should be well versed in Agile and Scrum methodologies. They should also effectively serve as the bridge between the tech team and product or business units.
- Develop & implement a 5-year technology strategy for the group (comprising a cooperative, private equity firm, venture funding firm, and global fund). Detail all building blocks that will be required including products, apps, websites, plug-ins and human or other resources
- Ensure all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards
- Lead the development of a robust retail investment app; asset management app and website; global fund app & website; as well as lead Search Engine Optimisation across all group websites, including both technical & content requirements
- Create & manage budgets & timelines for tech projects
- Research & communicate new technology developments that will yield a competitive corporate advantage
- At least 5 years of prior experience
- Is aware of trends in Data Science, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, and Web 3.0
- Can manage developers and can accurately develop requirements documents and frameworks
- Can mine useful business knowledge from existing data
- Can accurately describe technical information in layman’s terms so that business stakeholders are on the same page as developers
- Has an innovative mindset that constantly seeks improved products, processes, costs, and models
- Maintains discretion and confidentiality
- Exhibits maturity, character, and global exposure.
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