CTO (Chief Technology Officer)

GTECH Information Technology – Bissau – GTECH is seeking a highly-skilled CTO with a history in the tech sector. The CTO will be tasked with making executive technology decisions on behalf of the company, including managing a technology budget and making investments to align the company with their vision for its technological needs. You should be a strategic thinker, an effective communicator and a forerunner in technological development. You will work directly under the CEO and will act as both a technology expert, making decisions that will impact the current and future operations of the company. The ideal candidate should: Manage people and processes Establish a tech strategy Represent the company Coach and mentor developers Choose the tech stack while keeping in mind the project’s maintainability, scalability, and stability Improve existing architecture Think outside the box Challenging the conventional wisdom Move decisively towards business goals Be flexible Participate in strategy planning Participate in company management Keep track of and analyze the competition to suggest technological innovations Suggest ways that technology can help the company be more successful Oversee an external workforce (outsourced team) Keep track of tech trends in the industry and identify competitive advantages Evaluate the technical efficiency of the company Oversee IT budgets to optimize expenditures Operational management The CTO should be an A-level developer with deep knowledge of programming, but purely development-related tasks take the back seat. Instead of coding, the CTO should shape the technology strategy and manage the engineering efforts within the organization. Design and implement a software architecture Select a technology stack Design and configure infrastructure Select a development toolkit (IDE, etc.) Design and implement a database design Improve and optimize the application architecture Ensure scalability of the application Ensure scalability of the infrastruc… – Permanente – Horário completo