Head of Technology

IT Firm

Permanent
Lagos
Posted 1 month ago

A leading Tech firm is looking for a Head of Technology. As the Head of Technology, you will lead a team of developers and designers to take on complex assignments developing consumer and enterprise-wide, web and mobile-based applications.

You will be a critical member of the technology, you will take ownership of product development, communicating direction to team members, architecting innovative solutions, and overcoming technical obstacles to drive successful deployments and create long term customer value.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Lead the use technology to drive corporate objectives
  • Attend client briefings with Product Manager, translating business requirements into technical requirements and solutions;
  • Work with Product Managers to draw up architecture, conceptual diagrams, wireframes, prototypes, visual mockups and other technical documents
  • Understand and communicate requirements and expectations of clients to team members
  • Lead a team of experienced and creative web and mobile application developers and designers to create winning solutions
  • In collaboration with other teams, lead the development applications and creation of reports using PHP (Laravel) and other relevant stacks
  • Ensure complete testing of Web applications–unit and system
  • Ensure timely backup and storage of all-important data including passwords, source codes)
  • Identify emerging technologies to be assimilated, integrated, and introduced within the company
  • Build culture of creativity, innovation, high performance, continuous improvement and commitment to quality service delivery within the team
  • Motivate teams to produce quality materials within tight timeframes
  • Train and develop teams and ensure continuous knowledge transfer between team members.
  • Periodically generate status reports for Management review
  • Other responsibilities as designated by ManagingDirector

 

 

Experience

  • Over 7 years practical experience in software development
  • Experience leading a team of software developers and designers
  • Knowledge of PHP (Laravel), VUE JS, Node JS
  • Knowledge and hands-on practical experience in:
  • backend and frontend technologies
  • Database Management
  • CI/CD.
  • Software Testing
  • Experience in client facing situations or roles
  • Experience with mobile dev for: iOS, Android would be an added advantage

Skills & Qualifications

Degree in related discipline
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desire to take responsibility to deliver good quality software in a timely manner.
Fast learner, with an interest and curiosity in new technologies

Key Competencies

Excellence in service delivery, focus on quality and attention to detail
Ability to multitask, prioritize and meet deadlines on a consistent basis
Cooperative Considerate and a positive contributor towards a pleasant work environment

Job Features

Job CategoryHead of Technology
Experience Level5 - 7 years
SalaryCompetitive

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