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TimeSolv Corporation has emerged as the leader in time & expense tracking, billing, and management needs for businesses around the world. We are a fast moving SaaS company that develops Time and Billing solutions for customers around the world.We are looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to lead software development. Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. We expect you to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts.

Main Responsibilities

Development and Process Execution - deliver per road map and sprint plan

  • Ensure continued and efficient use of agile scrum process for bi-weekly product releases
  • Evaluate technology problems and create manageable solutions
  • Leverage advanced knowledge and skills to carry out product design through the entire software life cycle
  • Monitor and direct all changes in system design and architecture
  • Work closely with Sales and Marketing to define and deliver new features and enhancements

Technology Leadership

  • Develop & Lead the execution of technology strategy of the company while keeping it aligned with business objectives and company’s growth strategy
  • Develop all technical aspects of the company’s strategy to embed in the ongoing development of the company’s product
  • Anticipate and react to major technology changes to ensure the maintenance of company’s product in the competitive landscape
  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage to company’s product
  • Forward-thinking, CTO will identify opportunities to utilize and implement emerging technologies into the company’s software development operations

Team Development and Tech Leaders

  • Develop a team of technically sound professionals while providing them a conducive working environment
  • Develop the technical growth roadmaps for every team member
  • Providing guidelines and helping the team to grow technically as per the defined roadmap
  • Working with HR to improve team’s soft skills
  • Developing successors and backups to ensure deadlines are not impacted and continuity of business as usual while individuals are progressing to new levels
  • Hiring & Retention of key technical individuals

Process Development

  • Establish and implement company-wide standards and practices related to the organization’s technologies
  • Establish technical standards and ensure adherence to them for product development and software engineering operations
  • Consistently evaluates technical efficiency and makes changes as necessary

Security

  • Develop and direct safeguards to reduce the risk of security breaches and protect client’s information.
  • Develop & implement Disaster Recovery Plans in the instances of a security breach

Budgets

  • Manage the financial aspects of technology development and implementation by managing operating and capital budgets
  • Determine how to best allocate funds toward building effective technologies, and perform careful analysis and forecasting of return on investment for the company’s technologies

Job Specification   

  • 10+ years of formal and relevant education (Advanced Degree Preferred)
  • 10 to 15 years of relevant work experience (5 years working as a CTO/Technical Leader/Technical Director)
  • Advance IT Knowledge with critical thinking and technology analysis skills
  • Experience of cloud technologies (Cloud Computing: SaaS, IaaS and PaaS)
  • Hands-on experience in implementing new development methodologies
  • Moderate knowledge of information security protocols, data protection, and system security      
  • Excellent knowledge of Desktop, Web & Mobile App Development using following tools & technologies:
  • Outsystems v10+ Web and Mobile Development preferred
  • SQL Server Database Management and SQL
  • Java (J2EE, J2SE) & Java Frameworks
  • C# on .Net platform
  • Windows Server, IIS, Linux, Apache Tomcat.
  • Cloud Hosting - Amazon EC2, RDS, S3, EBS, Elastic Beanstalk
  • Networking - Amazon VPC, ELB, Security Groups
  • REST and SOAP Web Services
  • BIRT Reporting Tools
  • HTML4/5, XHTML, Ajax, JavaScript, Json, JQuery
  • XML, JAXB, JAXP, and XML Schema
  • Eclipse IDE
  • Experience in 1 or more technology stacks MVC Patterns / ORM (Dependency Injection DI/ Inversion of Controls IOC)
  • Worked with Android, Scala, Python teams
  • Hands on knowledge of Software Engineering, Programming Skills, SDLC, Object Oriented Analysis and Design
  • Ability to think and act strategically and proactively
  • Excellent organizational, team building  and leadership skills
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Ability to perform hands on development as needed
  • Good oral & written communication & presentation skills
  • Ability to actively communicate, inspire and motivate all levels of staff

Work Requirements

  • Work from home, quiet room
  • Reliable computer and electricity backed with a UPS
  • Overlap 4 to 5 work hours with the US working hours

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
1 Post
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent
Job Location:
Gender:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Bachelors
Career Level:
Department Head
Minimum Experience:
12 Years (3 to 5 years working as a CTO/Technical Leader/Technical Director)
Apply Before:
Feb 12, 2019
Posting Date:
Feb 04, 2019
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TimeSolv Corporation

Accounting / Taxation · 11-50 employees - Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore

TimeSolv was developed by Elite Online Solutions in 1999 and became an independent company in December 2006. It is now solely focused on providing TimeSolv's superior online solutions coupled with outstanding customer service. TimeSolv is a privately held corporation and is profitable and debt free.