Job title: Head of IT
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Information Technology (Network / Storage / Security)
Expertise: Executive Management
Skills: CTO Product Manager
Location: Singapore
Job published: 06/08/2020
Job ID: 30022
Contact name: Nathalie White
Contact email:

Job Description



Our Client is a consultancy firm active in the Finance sector, especially in the investment banking.




They are looking for a Head of IT to provide clear technical leadership and technical digital transformation roadmap to set up the technical foundation of their growth. Strategic thinking with a strong technical background in all technology domain (IT, Security, Software development, Cloud & infrastructure) are essential for this role.


This is a “hands on” position with a can-do startup spirit, and we expect you to be knowledgeable in current technological trends (AI, Big Data, Machine Learning, DevOps, Cloud…) combine with excellent communication and people skills.




    • Infrastructure: Run and develop the infrastructure to support
      • Consultants: Mobility/Security/Data Protection
      • ML Data Scientist: Performance, GPU, Cloud, State of the Art infra
      • Developers: Load Balancing, VM
      • Office team: IT support, visio, VPN, NAS, Private Network
    • DevOps: Develop and run the devops frameworks
      • Implement JIRA and all automated tools for DevOps
      • Implement monitoring and dashboard with business teams (JIRA, PowerBI, Tableau…)
      • Cloud: implement and support the 3 major Cloud providers (Azure, AWS, GCP) to address the business needs
    • Product Engineering
      • Technical architect to leverage and implement the most suitable technology
      • Manage the Offshore development team to develop Upskills products, including QA
      • Technical support of existing software, integration used by support team
  • Work closely with the management team to set up the Information Technology strategy and the transformation road map
  • Proposed a technical plan that will build the foundation of the technical transformation for the 3 company pillars (IT, Devops/Cloud & Product development).
  • Understand the existing technology platform and create an improvement plan for each of them with the associated framework to support the business growth
  • Identify area of technical improvement via a quick win and long-term changes.
  • Work closely with the development team in Vietnam and our Machine learning team to set up an automated framework to reduce time to market and improve ROI
  • Build and manage a regional technical team to support the company strategy by finding the right talents and reduce turn over
  • Oversee and lead all system design and system architecture changes in collaboration with the remote development team
  • Support our existing talents by providing first in class technology to increase security, mobility and productivity.



    • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role
    • Strong knowledge of current technological trends
    • Experience on building and leading team across Asia Pacific region
    • Strong technical background with hands-on capability
    • Extensive knowledge of DevOps framework & Cloud infrastructures
    • Track record of the use of technology to support business growth by improving productivity, reducing cost or adding competitive advantage
    • Strategic thinking with a problem-solving attitude
    • Excellent communication and leadership skills
    • Ability to identify business blocking points and translate it to a technological solution



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