CTO - Global Technology Disruptor - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2836994
Contact: Philip Quinn
Email: email Philip
My client is fast becoming a globally renowned Technology Disruptor who are seeking a new CTO to take the firm to the next level of global expansion Coordinating these developments from it's Hong Kong headquarters and working alongside the CEO and COO you will be responsible for the following 

Responsibilities 
  • Define the general architecture and monitor the development of platforms
  • Architect solutions by mapping business cases to reusable technology solutions
  • Maintain a constant balance between pragmatism and focus on long term sustainable and effective manageable solutions
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage in senior level technology decision maker discussions, while still gaining and maintaining the trust and buy in of your subordinates
  • Capable of working in a demanding extremely fast paced environment with plenty of challenges and not afraid to role up your sleeves when needed to work alongside your technology staff 
Requirements  
  • Excellent academic background and track record in Computer Science
  • 10+ years work experience in building/developing/maintaining systems in/for in large scale commercial or financial institutions (banks, insurance companies, hedge funds, or consulting companies serving these institutions)
  • Experience in engaging / coordinating work with contractors
  • Experience with and knowledge of various software vendors is considered an additional plus
  • Excellent team management experience
  • Native or bilingual in English and living or ideally ready to live in Hong Kong
Xpand your job search in the right direction by applying via the links provided. If you have any difficulties doing so, you may also call Philip on +852 3579 4656 or email to philip.quinn@xpand.com.hk