Head of Technical Services

Posted 24 January 2023
Salary 40-45K AED p/m and benefits
LocationDubai
Job type Permanent
DisciplineSoftware Engineering
Contact NameSayna Tehrani

Job description

We have partnered with a leading mobile commerce company, who are building out a digital entertainment platform who are looking for a Global Head of Technical Services to join the Dubai team. In this role, you will oversee three regional organizations as well as manage engineering teams across Europe, MENA & SSA.

You will work closely with the services sales teams to identify, qualify and establish new managed services solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

- Manage three regional teams- 40 engineers and growing

- Develop technical solution architecture and assists sales team to build an overall win strategy

- Train and coach future engineering leaders

- Perform technical and business requirement gathering from various stakeholders in the customer environment

- Present RFP responses to clients and demonstrate the company’s differentiated value proposition

- Have regular 1:1s with the team and make sure there is a good and honest communication channel with people about great feedback and areas of improvement

Requirements:

- 7+ years of hands-on software development

- Strong knowledge of current Java technologies (Java 8, Spring Boot) and Apache infrastructure technologies as well as database technologies like MySQL, MongoDB and Redis

- Knowledge of latest front-end technologies (JavaScript, HTML 5) and server-side JavaScript (node.js, TypeScript) is desirable

- Experience with Cloud Technologies such as Azure and AWS and relevant compliance (security, GDPR)

- Experience designing and operating solutions within microservice-based architecture

- Experience designing and delivering secure fail-safe systems and architecture

- Expert in API development, integration, cloud and server-side technologies, identity and authentication solutions

- 5+ years leading highly technical and high-performing engineering teams

- 3+ years in an international client-facing role

If this sounds like you and you match the requirements please send us an application today!