Job description / Role
We are currently recruiting a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) on behalf of a leading FinTech business that are headquartered in Bahrain. This is an excellent opportunity to lead a new department of an exciting business to ultimately lead their entire development team both onshore and offshore.
Applications are sought from those with 8-10 years of experience in a leadership role with extensive mobile development exposure. You will have experience in a range of development languages and ultimately be technology agnostic. It is essential that you also have an understanding of system infrastructure and process implementation. From a management perspective, it is important that you have experience in leading/building reams whilst managing team budgets & business planning. It is essential you have an entrepreneurial mindset and can thrive in a fast changing & growing business. You will have a Bachelors Degree in Computer/Information Sciences combined with an excellent command of the English language. Experience in Microfinancing products is also highly advantageous.
About the Company
Stanley James is a privately owned recruitment business with offices in both Dubai and Cape Town allowing us to have global reach and a strong presence across EMEA and APAC. We have an expert team of recruitment specialists that are people centric, knowledgeable and driven to connect talent across all corporate functions. We are the partner of choice for SMEs, niche industry specialists and enterprises across the Technology, Financial Services, Management Consultancy, Legal, Construction & Engineering and Energy & Oil Gas sectors.
We typically recruit a wide range of skillsets across all corporate services, front/back office functions and commercial leadership teams. This includes Finance, Information Technology, Legal, Sales & Marketing, Engineering, C-Level/Leadership, Business Change, Operations, Special Projects and Business Support Services.