Head of Engineering – HEE211

Job Information

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    Category IT Jobs
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    Posted On Feb 25 ,2021
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    Qualifications Bachelor's Degree
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    Employer Name Oasis Africa Consulting Limited
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    Contact Email info@oasisafricaconsulting.com

Job Description

Job Description

  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals.
  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield a competitive advantage.
  • Help departments use technology profitably.
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency.
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes.
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance.
  • Use stakeholders’ feedback to inform the necessary improvements and adjustments to technology.
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors.
  • Supervising Junior Software Developers, analyzing software performance and configuration systems, and managing the deployment and integration of new software.
  • Develop cutting-edge software solutions to optimize our business operations.
  • Managing the installation and configuration of software solutions.
  • Resolving software deployment and integration errors, and documenting processes.
  • Performing routine maintenance and monitoring performance metrics.
  • Write clean and well-tested code, think logically and solve problems.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or similar.
  • Relevant training & certifications.
  • 5-8years of experience in a similar role.

Skill Requirements:

  • Experience in leading and managing software engineering teams in an agile environment.
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to manage many simultaneous projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of programming languages such as PHP, Python and JavaScript-based framework such as VueJs/ReactJS/Node.js.
  • Experience using other side languages such as Golang, java or Java with a microservice approach.
  • Full-stack understanding of web API/database development concepts and patterns.
  • Extensive experience in developing, deploying, and integrating software solutions.
  • Proficiency in documenting processes and monitoring performance metrics.
  • Knowledge of best practices related to data encryption and cybersecurity.
  • Ability and passion to quickly learn and implement new technologies as required.