CTO / Senior Solution Architect

18 May 2019, Comments: 0

Reference: VAC-17574M
Company: Software development company
Location: Limassol
Salary: The company is offering a very attractive salary, a company covered health insurance, a provident fund like savings scheme etc.

Job Detail
For a Software development company in Limassol we are looking for a CTO and Senior Solution Architect who will be responsible for overseeing all technical aspects of the product portfolio, always thriving for operational and technical excellence together with a growing team of engineers. In collaboration with the Product Management you will design and develop new products or features and curate an appropriate technological vision in alignment with the business strategy. Furthermore, you will communicate the vision to various stakeholders and inspire our in-house team and contracted suppliers to develop industry leading solutions.

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 to 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 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 building the best Cypriot development company to work in

Skills and Experience
Your career spans at least 10 years 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
You are experienced 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
You know when to jump on new technology, when to stay with the proven, when to choose open source or paid components based on the tasks at hand, time-frames, risk, future ambitions, cost and team experience
You have experience in infrastructure planning, provisioning of own servers and VMs as well as operating services in public or private clouds
You are familiar with Integration and Deployment pipelines (CI/CD, DevOps) as well as integration and end-to-end testing across multiple technologies
You are in good control of system and application operations, monitoring and support to ensure operational excellence whilst facing rapid growth of users and handled data
When necessary you know how manage projects, do work-break-down, estimation and resource allocation planning when new initiatives come along and must be prepared and scheduled
You are familiar with product management techniques, agile methodologies as well as story writing and workshop facilitation
You have 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
You have 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
You feel comfortable working with client executives and senior management, communicating entirely in English
More about the products Our flagship product suite focuses on electrical safety at work. We empower test teams to efficiently plan and perform large amounts of workplace safety inspections by managing safety

Job Type  Permanent


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