Chief Technology Officer - FinTech Payments Firm - Hong Kong

Location: Hong Kong
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: 2813831
My client is a fully funded FinTech aiming at combining traditional financial services with Cryptocurrency payments using advanced technology to process international payments in a quick, transparent and cost effective manner. With a team of off-shore developers already in place and MSO business set up in Hong Kong the role of the Chief Technical Officer will be as follows:  

Responsibilities 
  • Define the general architecture and monitor the development of a B2C financial services platform (account information [deposit, balance, activity] / payment services / foreign exchange / credit card etc.)
  • Architect solutions by mapping business cases to reusable technology solutions
  • Maintain a constant balance between pragmatism and focus on long term sustainable and effective manageable solutions
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage in senior level technology decision maker discussions
  • Capable of working in a demanding extremely fast paced environment with plenty of challenges  
Requirements 
  • Excellent academic background and track record in Computer Science
  • 10 years work experience in building/developing/maintaining financial systems in/for financial institutions (banks, insurance companies, hedge funds, or consulting companies serving these institutions)
  • Experience in engaging / coordinating work with contractors
  • Experience with and knowledge of various software vendors is considered an additional plus
  • Excellent team management experience
  • Native or bilingual in English and living or ideally ready to live in Hong Kong
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