Chief Technology Officer

Recruiter
Semta
Location
Birmingham
Salary
From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
17 Apr 2019
Ref
1124912956
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
We have an exciting opportunity for a Chief Technology Officer to join our Executive Team on a permanent basis.Here at the Semta Group we are going through a very exciting transition and as the Chief Technology Officer you will be leading the design and delivery of the Semta Groups division vision.The digital vision encompasses taking to market new digital products and transforming the customer proposition and experience and the internal working practices of the group to deliver the current customer propositions.

As the Chief Technology Officer you will be a key member of our Executive Team you will lead the digital transformation which underpins our desired business transformation. The business transformation will pivot the support we deliver to the engineering sector and drive economic growth through people.

As a Chief Technology Officer you will have the following experience

Essential

•A proven track record in technical leadership roles within organisations of similar complexity

•Experience in leading organisations through digital transformation programmes

•Experience in building large data environments integrated with external and internal feeds and advanced technology for visualisation and data mining

•A proven track record of leading quality ongoing technical support within organisations of similar size and complexity

•Successful record of product releases within a fast growth environment

•Proven track record in decommissioning, data migration and transition of end users from legacy to new systems

•Excellent understanding of cyber security risks and management

•A commercial focus with a proven track record of taking digital products to market

•A proven track record in software development and team leading

•Experienced in project delivery and implementation of digital transformation projects; on time, on budget and within scope

•A technical background encompassing SAP environments, and experience working with cloud based environments and new web technologies

•A working knowledge and experience of delivering in an agile methodology environment

•Strong communication and influencing skills

•Skilled in managing changing and conflicting priorities to deliver end goals and results

•Exceptional interpersonal skills and diplomatic approach: perceptive, personable, culturally-sensitive

•Ability to work collaboratively and to manage and nurture varied stakeholder relationships

•Flexible and resilient - able to thrive in a fast moving and changing business environment