Head of Technology [100IT]

Closing on: May 17, 2021

We are hiring for a challenging Bank at Nigeria (Stealth Mode)

The Bank is on a mission to improve the Micro Small and Medium Enterprise’s financial health by
providing meaningful digital financial solutions, utilizing open banking and platform model. The
venture is backed by one of the prominent businesses in Nigeria (HQ in Singapore) with a large
operation and captive market to support the venture’s rapid growth. The Management team
consists of diverse, multidiscipline, and experienced talent. We are now in preparation to launch
the venture in Q4 2021.
We are looking for an inspiring technology leader with demonstrable full stack experience,
especially in dealing with large integration projects and cloud infrastructure. This role is expected
to grow our technology capabilities – systems, team, culture, with an agile mindset – to fit our
business’s evolution.

• Define and manage the technical aspects of the company strategy; ensure alignment
with business goals and roadmap
• Manage overall governance of solution definition, delivery, communication, and
• Ensure optimal performance considering reliability, scalability, and security
• Build and scale the technology team’s capacity and competency
• Foster culture of agile, iterative delivery, and testing
• Manage and monitor performance and budget

Key Requirement:
• 10+ years’ in software engineering.
• Min. 5 years making core technology architecture and design decisions, including for the
financial technology sector
• Min. 3 years in a developer role,
• Min. 2 years in the financial service industry (recent)
• Experience in agile methodology
• Strong analytical skills, especially in requirement design, debugging, and risk assessment
• Have good strategic and conceptual thinking, communication skills, negotiation skills,
and strategy definition
• Tech Skills: SaaS app development, IT Architecture Definition, Cybersecurity, Cloud
Computing, Business Intelligence
Plus/Preferred Experience:
• Have full stack experience
• Experience in managing complex development project with extensive integration
• Familiar with API Management Tools and/or integration platform
• Experience in technology service provider company (consulting, system integrator,
solution provider)
• Recent role minimum as project/program manager, or enterprise architect, or solution
• Familiar with Nigeria technology landscape
• Familiar with cloud-native software architecture and technologies

Job Category: Banking sector
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Nigeria

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