Do you have experience in leading major IT system implementations? Are you looking for a position where you have the ability to make change through leadership, innovation, and creativity? We are seeking to recruit a Chief Technology Officer, for a financial company in Malta. If you are looking for a new challenge, we at Ceek would love to hear from you!
What is expected of you?
- Lead the strategy for technology platforms, partnerships, and external relationships in line with the business strategy
- Identify, compare, select, and implement suitable technology and software solutions to meet the current and future needs of the payment institution
- Develop physical networking and storage requirements
- Develop and maintain SLAs (Society for Laboratory Automation and Screening) with third-party service providers
- Create/update overall IT Policy, Procedures, technology standards, and practices and ensure adherence
- Ensure that system and software security is maintained
- Manage IT risk
- Consolidate our technology platforms and create plans for each
- Track, analyse and monitor technology performance metrics
- Oversee all system design and changes in system architecture
- Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in the technology landscape
- Work closely within the Executive Committee to define and deliver new products and enhancements
What are you expected to bring?
- Master’s degree in a Technology related field
- Minimum 5 years’ experience in IT management
- Good understanding of data analysis and business operations in financial services
- Specific knowledge of the payment and card issuing industry is considered an asset
- Excellent leadership skills
- Ability to develop and implement strategies and plans to help a business reach its goals
- Take the lead in face-to-face situations where local expertise and general knowledge of Technology are needed
- Strong organisational and time management skills
- Good communication and writing skills in English
- Experience with banking regulation is considered an asset
- Experience in assisting the company to choose a new software provider and experience in implementation is considered an asset
What’s in it for you?
- Excellent Salary and Benefits package
- Flexible working hours