Our technology based client is currently enjoying tremendous growth and we are exclusively recruiting a Chief Technology Officer, reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, who will be responsible for partnering with business leaders to architect and execute a regional technology strategy on the design, development and implementation of a technology roadmap to scale technology infrastructure and solutions to meet the business needs. With a strong background in people leadership, business acumen and being technically savvy in product, engineering and data and has the agility to work in a fast-paced sector.
Establish the technology vision, lead technology teams and outsourced partners to effectively and efficiently deliver IT solutions, optimize technology and manage the organization s IT assets and ensure that IT delivery and resource allocation meets business needs.
Oversee the architectural design of a data warehouse, selection of BI tools and data availability.
Development and execution of an enterprise-wide data centre disaster recovery and business continuity plan.
Essential Skills & Experience Required
10 15 years experience managing a large-scale technology environment supporting an Enterprise SaaS 24/7 international operation focusing on managing system development processes, security and audit compliance, technology transformation and digitization and building high performance in digital, infrastructure, cloud, data management, DevOp, architecture and configuration teams.
Bachelor s Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology
Currently living in the Gulf the role is based in Dubai and will require frequent travel in the GCC.
Fluency in English must be able to read, write and speak fluent English.
Fluency in Arabic is an advantage.