IT Manager - Tech Startup

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2688636
Salary: Good benifits
Contact: Matthew Haynes
Email: email Matthew
Our client, an innovative Asia based Agile Tech startup who is making waves in the Asia Pacific market. They are providing an innovative service to millions of customers around APAC. Deploy cutting edge technology to their online commerce platform they are able to add continuous value to the repeat customers. Through this, they have attracted high profile investors who have invested significantly into the business ensuring it’s short to medium term ambitions and long term growth. 
Who's it with:
A fun, creative and open minded team utilising best in class technology and an adaptive market approach. The whole business has a start up mentality and you will need to feel comfortable working in that environment and enjoy the challenges and fun it brings. 
What you'll be doing: 
This is a rare greenfield opportunity. As the first IT Manager you will be building and leading a team across multiple locations in Asia with the following capabilities:
  • Establish Helpdesk & associated processes
  • Acquire & mange IT related resources and materials
  • Device support (Mobile & Desktop)
  • Deployment & management of Network Infrastructure
  • Deploy & manage the VPN and ensure Data Security 
As the IT Manager you will develop & manage: 
  • Team across multiple locations
  • Project Plans 
  • Stakeholder management
  • Identify and develop KPI’s for IT and associated tasks
What you'll need:
  • BS degree in IT-related field
  • 5-10 years mixed experience in infrastructure, security, helpdesk etc
  • 2+ years managerial experience 
  • An agile mindset
  • Be a self starter & highly motivated
  • Customer service mindset 
  • Able to travel and work remotely when required
  • Have a natural passion for learning about new technologies and how the business could benefit from them 
  • Experience in working in a start up environment or a true desire to work in a start up - be ready to roll your sleeves up and get hands on
  • To be culturally sensitive - it’s a multicultural company 
Why you'll want it:
As a cash rich start up, they have a real future. You’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the best and brightest people across different disciplines and skill sets. This is an opportunity to take the front seat on a unique journey: the experience of what it takes to make a start work, from the ground up. 

If your interested in this exciting rare opportunity, please apply immediately - this vacancy will not be available for long, don't miss out.