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Social Lender : Head of Technology - Onikan, Lagos

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Active since 09-07-2016 Job category IT - Software Development
Location Onikan, Lagos Level Professional
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type -
Hours 0 Salary -
Social Lender : Head of Technology
Reports to: CTO

Social Lender is a lending solution based on social reputation on mobile, online and social media platforms. Social Lender is a fast growing Financial Technology Start-up.


- Overseeing the delivery of complex software products in support of science and science communication
- Core application development for Web, Social and/or Mobile Technology
- Managing our small, talented team of in-house developers and working with external developers as necessary
- Staying on top of new technology and initiatives relevant to the company
- Representing the company externally and identifying opportunities for collaboration
- Looking after all of the company's technology, products, data and infrastructure.

Key Requirements:

- Minimum of 5 years experience in Technology space with verifiable references.
- Leadership & Team management skills to manage multiple Technology Projects across multiple stacks.
- Must be able to translate strategic directions to tactical projects in order to achieve organisational result.
- Demonstrable knowledge and experience in successful project management / product development in technology space.
- Substantial experience as a senior manager in the delivery and operation of complex software products
- Broad knowledge of technology relevant to the company, including the LAMP stack, AWS, Yii Framework, Ionic, XML, JSON) and mobile platforms
- Experience of, and a commitment to, open-source software projects
- Strong agile background
- Experience of working within a user-centered, design-driven development process
- Successful management of technology development collaborations
- Several years experience of team management
- A fantastic communicator
- Open and collaborative; supportive and constructive

Optional: (but an advantage)

- Experience in a Tech Startup is an Advantage. Experience in a Fintech Startup is a strong advantage.
- Experience in a Corporate Enterprise set up is an advantage. Experience in a Financial Services Bluechip is a strong advantage
- Experience in a foreign technology role is an advantage
- Can handle both Strategic imperatives (CTO's role) and Tactical implementations effectively.
- has both local experience and international exposure.
- Recognised achievements as a technology innovator


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This listing is a full-time job

Job category IT - Software Development
Industry / Industries IT
Region Nigeria
Keywords technology head, developer, CTO

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Name Social Lender