Technical Head

Job Title: Technical Head
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Salary: RM18000 - RM20000 per month
Start Date: 27/3/2019
Reference: JN -032019-231279
Contact Name: Cheryl See Toh
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2019 06:25

Job Description

A leading IT Service provider in line with their business expansion is currently looking to hire a Technical Head

Job Description

  • Provides technical direction for the development, design, and systems integration for client engagement from definition phase through implementation.
  • Applies significant knowledge of industry trends and developments to improve service to our projects
  • Reviews work of development team.
  • Creates and executes development plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
  • Keeps project manager well informed of status of development effort and serves as liaison between development staff and project manager.
  • Ensures technical teams are contributing to our code library.
  • Owns the development lifecycle and is responsible for managing technical risks throughout the project.
  • Communicates and enforces coding standards
  • Performs code reviews and mentors junior developers.
  • Manages technical resources within budget and project schedule.
  • Consistently delivers high-quality services to our clients.
  • Facilitates team and client meetings effectively.

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree or equivalent qualification
  • Certified Java Developer or relevant technical certifications are added advantage.
  • At least 8 years of experience with JavaEE &JAVA based distributed applications.
  • Experience with Front End technologies/frameworks such as: HTML 5, JavaScript, CSS, JQuery, Bootstrap, etc.
  • Experience with in trend DevOps tools (e.g. Appium, JenKins, Nexus, Selenium, Junit, JMeter, Docker, SonarQube, JIRA, ZenTao) is an added advantage.
  • Exposure with Agile delivery approach & React Native / Native development (IDE: XCode & Android Studio; Language: Objective-C/SWIFT and Java) is an added advantage.
  • Hands on knowledge of ReactJS/AngularJS or strong conceptual knowledge of Object Oriented Programming, Design Patterns, Modular Services and Troubleshooting/Debugging.
  • Understands complex database concepts and effectively employs different database design techniques.
  • Possesses demonstrated work experience with more than one relational database management system.
  • Possesses significant knowledge of client/server and internet systems architectures.
  • Understands browser / client specific compatibility issues.
  • Understands how to communicate difficult/sensitive information tactfully.
  • Self-motivated with excellent analytical, communication, organising and problem-solving skills.
  • Possesses strong work ethic and integrity sense.
  • Understanding of banking IT solutions is certainly an added advantage.
  • Travel overseas is required, and may need to station in a location for few months alternatively if necessary (E.g. trips back to Malaysia every 2-3 weeks).
  • Multi-lingual - English / Chinese are added advantages as need to deal with Mandarin Speaking Stakeholders