HEAD OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

  • Full Time
  • Lagos

WAYA Multi Links Technology Limited

Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for this position

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

    • Manage and lead the team of: Software engineering , Dev Ops engineering, Quality Assurance and Testing, Cyber and security architect and engineering, UI/UX, IT Infrastructure, Product Management , Data Science and Business Intelligence
    • Manage information technology and computer systems.
    • Plan, organize, control and evaluate IT and electronic data operations.
    • Manage IT staff by recruiting, training and coaching employees, communicating job expectations and appraising their performance.
    • Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and procedures.
    • Ensure security of data, network access and backup systems.
    • Act in alignment with user needs and system functionality to contribute to organizational policy.
    • Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time.
    • Audit systems and assess their outcomes.
    • Preserve assets, information security and control structures.
    • Handle annual budget and ensure cost effectiveness.
    • Responsible for establishing and delivering the Commercial IT vision aligned with Commercial strategy.
    • Develop a deep understanding of the Commercial organization and establish and own the Commercial IT roadmap which addresses gaps in current delivery and identifies new solutions to enable growth.
    • Understand and balance the immediate needs of Commercial, supports new business demands and helps define future solutions regarding suitable systems and IT services.
    • Provide leadership and strategic direction to the Commercial IT team while also developing people from both a functional skills and leadership perspective.
    • Ensure that the Commercial IT organization is structured and resourced cost effectively to implement the Commercial IT roadmap and oversee operational support.
    • Develop and maintain internal partnerships with stakeholders, external partnerships with vendors and provide regular feedback that is actionable.
    • Collaborate with Commercial stakeholders to understand, document and prioritize requests.
    • Proactively communicate with stakeholders in order to provide updates, anticipate future needs and offer strategic recommendations and insights.
    • Accountable for ensuring that solutions and services deliver expected business value.
    • Engage as a member of the ITLT (Information Technology Leadership Team)
    • Analyze current technology utilized within the company and develop steps and processes to improve and expand upon them
    • Establish milestones for necessary contributions from developers and develop processes to facilitate their collaboration
    • Assist other software engineers in creating practical demonstrations of proposed solutions and demonstrating them to other members of the team
    • Work closely with engineering professionals within the company to maintain hardware and software needed for projects to be completed efficiently
    • Mentor and train other engineers throughout the company and seek to continually improve processes companywide
    • Work alongside project management teams to successfully monitor progress and implementation of initiatives
    • Manage GITHUB, merge and consolidate the codes and development pushed by the engineers
    • Deploy and manage DEVOPS automated tools
    • Manage and maintain the company server in AWS and in all stores

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proven Proven experience as IT director or similar role
  • Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications
  • Engineering and programming experience
  • Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.
  • Experience in controlling information technology budget
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication abilities
  • BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be a plus

To apply for this job email your details to 9jengineers@jobtins.com