Chief Technology Officer - Manchester

Recruiter
Adria Solutions Ltd
Location
Manchester, Lancashire, M1
Salary
£150,000 per annum
Posted
11 Dec 2018
Closes
21 Jan 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
Chief Technology Officer - Manchester £150-£200K + Benefits. Our client is looking for a highly experienced CTO who is a Technical expert. You will need to understand infrastructure, business systems and online technology and, in addition, you need up to date and detailed experience of Products, Vendors and evolving practices. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Chief Technology Officer is responsible for all aspects of the technology business including Service Operation, Technical/Infrastructure services, Technical Project Delivery, Database Architecture, System Architecture, Security, Data Analysis, AI, Programming, Software Design and Supplier Management.

Responsibilities:
* Leads and defines the overall Technology strategy incorporating all processes managed by the area within a DEVOPs/Agile environment. Establishes formal policies and frameworks to support consistent service delivery.
* Leads and defines the Technical Architecture strategy and delivery ensuring cost-effective solutions in accordance with IT risk, security & policy standards.
* Accountable for ensuring Service Operations, Technical Services & Technical projects are delivered in accordance with the companies IT policies, standards & agreed SLAs and with respect to all relevant Financial Services regulation.
* Accountable for the IT Architecture, ensuring the required levels of IT resilience are provisioned for both internal technology and technology supplied by 3rd parties.

Skills:

- Knowledgeable in database architecture, system architecture, security, data analysis, Artificial Intelligence, programming, and software design.
- Experience of running an IT function within a strong regulatory regime (e.g. FCA for Financial Services), in particular, all aspects of IT resilience & managing of major outsourcing suppliers.
- The pursuit of Service Excellence essential
- Customer contact experience essential with a strong emphasis on telephony & digital business models.
- A proven track record delivering technical transformation in relation to data centre/cloud solutions, telephony platform & Office 365 applications - all underpinned by a robust network & security infrastructure.
- A proven track record of achieving outstanding results within an ITIL service operations environment including management of 3rd party suppliers and effective use of service management & system monitoring tools.

Chief Technology Officer - Manchester £150-£200K + Benefits

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV to or call for more information.

Chief Technology Officer - Manchester £150-£200K + Benefits