Capricorn Digital Limited New Job Opening
Capricorn Digital Limited is a digital solutions and distribution company based in Nigeria. Capricorn Digital intends to support the growth of businesses through the efficient and effective distribution of digital products and services by utilising an extensive distribution footprint across Nigeria.
We are recruiting to fill the position below:
Job Title: Chief Technical Officer
The Chief Technical Officer (CTO) our first technology go-to expert who will play an integral role in setting the company’s strategic direction, development and future growth
This position will oversee our overall technology development, technology utilization plan and manage all technology resources of our company.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Lead the strategy for technology platform, partnerships and external relationships
Interface between clients and technical partners
Drive company revenue by efficiently managing technical projects
Supervise junior software developers
Monitor KPIs and technology budgets to assess technological performance
Collaborate with department heads as advisor of all technologies involved with company
Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary technical improvements and adjustments
Study current and new industry trends, technologies, and software development
Represent company at conferences and networking events
Develop strategic plans and set timelines for evaluation, development, and deployment of all technical, web, and mobile app services
Design and develop payment systems
Build quality assurance and data protection processes
Drive, manage and coordinate products and services (VAS) integration on the platforms either pre/post integration implementation
Qualifications and Requirements
B.Sc in Information Technology, Computer Science, Electrical Electronics Engineering or related field
MBA, Master’s degree in Information Technology or technology-related discipline preferred.
10+ years’ experience in software development role and Technical projects (Value Added Services, Service as a Service), with minimum 6 years in management or leadership roles, in a Payment Solution Company.
Experience with technology relative to industry; Fintech, Payments
Strong practical knowledge of technical projects, writing program codes, testing products in controlled, real situations before going live
Strong understanding of engineering behind different types of POS devices
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization.
Ability to be a “big picture” thinker
Able to align multiple strategies and ideas
Confident in producing and presenting work
Comfortable working in a start-up environment.
Strong problem solving , analytical and creative skills
Exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis.
High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.
Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
Other Skills & Abilities:
Proficient computer skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel) is essential.
Attractive with benefits
How To Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s and Cover Letters to: firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com using the Job Title as the subject of the e-mail.