Head of IT Development/Architect at Nimbus Resource Solutions

Company Highlight:

Nimbus Resource Solutions, is a specialist resourcing and recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) company based in Dubai placing Contract, Permanent and Executive Search resources across Europe, Middle East and Africa. We work with clients across Satellite/Telecoms, Information Technology, Security Integration and Logistics markets.

We are recruiting to fill the position of:

Job Title: Head of IT Development/Architect


Job Description

The company is seeking an individual with a broad experience of large scale IT systems.
The ideal candidate will be operating at a senior level reporting in to the CTO.
The Head of IT Development will have overall responsibility for the technical roadmap and its components.

Responsibilities
Major Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Provides overall direction, guidance and definition of IT architecture, to effectively support the corporate business strategy.
  • Bridge the gap between IT and management in a way that he/she can communicate comfortably with both
  • Lead the development team (IT Factory) and external contractors
  • Develop, maintain, and deliver the company's technical roadmap, ensure technical consistency between various platforms used
  • Contribute to the overall strategy/direction of the technology department and advise on best practice
  • Ensure company's technological infrastructure is operating effectively and efficiently
  • Software selection, evaluation and implementation
  • Development of large software systems as well as customization of existing software
  • Reduce dependencies between systems to simplify the technology solution
  • Overall responsible for performance of systems – uptime, quality, user experience
  • Ensure Agile tenets are being followed and improved upon
  • Participate in resource planning & scheduling for the team and developer interview process
  • Proactively work with Product / Business Owner to define product epics and update roadmaps
Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in the field of Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, System Analysis or a related field, or equivalent work experience; Master's degree in one these fields preferred
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in managing an IT Development operation, ideally from a logistics background
  • Working experience and understanding of Enterprise Architecture best practices frameworks and standards, for example, TOGAF
  • Software Engineering background, proven track record of having worked as developer and as a team leader, across multiple platforms, especially MS
  • All round skill set in application development and project roll outs
  • Integrating various software solutions into one working system
  • Development of large software systems
  • Customization of existing software
  • Ability to command a multi cultural team based in different locations
  • Executive communication skills, strategic thinking and understanding of corporate strategy and IT's role in its context


Benefits
Excellent Expat package.

Job Location: Lagos

Application Closing Date
Not Specified.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should: APPLY HERE


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