Advance Career, on behalf of our client, a Software Solutions organization, is looking to recruit a CTO / Senior Solution Architect;
Collaboratively initially design new products together with the product management and multiple cross-functional teams of engineers.
Develop and maintain a technological vision that is aligned with strategic business goals and ensures innovation and efficient development and operations.
Communicate the technological vision both to stakeholders and engineering teams to keep everybody aligned towards common goals.
Develop strong and autonomous teams and lead developers that can take care of entire systems and subsystems in our portfolio in order to achieve fast decision making and progress.
In case of conflict, moderate lead developers and guide the teams towards good and viable decisions as well as fruitful collaboration.
Keep an overview of the technology market, upcoming tools and trends and set a direction for the overall technical development of the entire team and individual engineers.
Invest in the technical quality of the existing product portfolio by managing technical debt and driving innovating initiatives in alignment with product goals.
Bring in an excellent understanding of all aspects of software engineering, including coding, architecture, operations, testing and the relevant trade-offs.
Lead by example and attitude; show initiative and dependability when it matters most.
Support the hiring and interviewing process and help to build the best Cypriot development company to work in.
BSc / MSc in Computer Science or any other relevant field.
8-10 years of experience in software development in multiple programming environments and languages, software design and architecture, including prototyping and coding yourself as well as communicating your solutions and mentoring teams through the implementation.
Experience in analyzing business and customer needs directly or together with product management and you can translate those into innovative and user-friendly solution architectures and implementations.
Experience in infrastructure planning, provisioning of own servers and VMs as well as operating services in public or private clouds.
Familiar with Integration and Deployment pipelines (CI/CD, DevOps) as well as integration and end-to-end testing across multiple technologies.
Ability to control system and application operations, monitoring and support to ensure operational excellence whilst facing rapid growth of users and handling data.
Able to manage when required projects, do work-break-down, estimation and resource allocation planning when new initiatives come along and must be prepared and scheduled.
Familiar with product management techniques, agile methodologies as well as story writing and workshop facilitation.
Proof of a track record of successful products or projects where you have taken ownership of the Architecture and Design activities as an important contribution to the overall accomplishments.
Experience in understanding and seeking alignment with business goals, operating across organizational units and technology teams to drive a common vision and harmonized approaches, delivering sustainable, agile and re-usable solutions.
Experience with working with client executives and senior management, communicating entirely in English.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to become a member of an established and successful multinational team. A generous remuneration package will be offered including a very attractive salary, a company covered health insurance and a provident fund.