VP of Tech - Leading FinTech Startup
Manage a top tier digital product
Lead & grow amazing engineer team
About Our Client
One of the fastest growing FinTech company in Southeast Asia, backed by leading global VCs. Looking to solve the growth of ecommerce in SouthEast Asia, this is an excellent opportunity to join a firm known for their partnership with premier ecommerce startups across the ASEAN region.
The VP of TECH will be tasked with building and managing multiple scrum teams, technical product managers and others to deliver high quality software as part of one of the fastest growing fintech companies in Indonesia.
- Provide strong technical leadership and build autonomous teams
- Oversee work of talented cross-functional teams to strategically plan, design and develop solutions critical to our business
- Contribute to technical architecture decisions and lead efforts to build and maintain a highly scalable software platform
- Mentor technical team and provide career development and professional growth of our amazing engineers
- Contribute and evolve our culture to enable flawless execution and win against all competition
The Successful Applicant
Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted. Besides having the below technical requirements, we are looking for a profile that can embrace working in a dynamic environment. We are looking for someone that can push our team, and at the same time able to push themselves as well. Must have start-up experience, and able to provide your track record.
- 6+ years of experience building commercial software and progressive career growth in a strong engineering organization
- Must be a believer in Agile and Lean methodologies and have experience in evolving them at scale
- A track record of highly influential technical and leadership achievements, strong and current technical contributions Excellent understanding of algorithms, data structures, performance optimization techniques, and programming in OOP
- Deep understanding of various Python tools and frameworks (Django, Celery, Flask etc..)
- Familiar with cloud infrastructure i.e Amazon Web Services, DigitalOcean
- Good understanding in a wide range of database/datastore (MySQL, Postgres, MongoDb, elasticsearch) and their differences
- Experience in application performance optimizations, database tuning & designing large & scalable systems
- Effective communication skills along with strong programming and analytical skills are a must
- Strong project management and technical architecture skills
- Ability to excel within a VERY fast paced startup environment with a flat organizational structure, and provide hands-on leadership to our top-tier engineers. Must have start up experience.
- BS or MS in Computer Science or related field
What's on Offer
- The opportunity to disrupt the financial market in Indonesia
- Lead and grow a team of amazing engineers