Chief Technology Officer

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    George bridges

  • Contact email:

    george.bridges@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    4_1555405725

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-11

  • Start date:

    asap

  • Client:

    #

Chief Technology Officer

Location: London

Salary: Negotiable

An exciting opportunity is available for a Chief Technology Officer with one of the world's biggest and best known games publishers. Their games are distributed in over 100 countries and employs 6000 people worldwide.

Job Description

You'll be working with some of the best talents in the world from hit games and franchises.

From the beginning of your journey with us you will be in charge of:

  • Technical Leadership, setting the direction and technology roadmap
  • Translating business needs to technology strategy
  • Technology selection, software and infrastructure architecture, development processes supervision/validation
  • Follow up on key technical projects of the company
  • Driving change within the organization
  • Technical auditing, reviewing and follow-up of the projects developed in the company
  • Collaborate with the various managers, architects, engineers and business analysts from all departments involved in the different development projects of the company
  • Collaborate with all development teams to improve communication and knowledge sharing
  • Define and maintain the technology roadmaps
  • Make sure technologies used in these domains are consistent with the company's standards.
  • Ensure proper R&D regarding technologies prior to their use
  • Ensure that the company stays ahead of the curve in terms of technologies and practice, and that teams are trained properly to operate with these technologies,
  • Ensure that teams are following best practices within the company

Domains:

  • Game development technology
  • Online Platform and Infrastructure
  • Big Data solutions, and Enterprise Application development

Qualifications

  • 10+ years in Game development, IT systems, applications development
  • 6+ years' experience as an architect or technical lead delivering large scale projects
  • Have a degree in Computer Engineering Bac+ 5.
  • Background in programming in different languages like C++, Python, C#, Java
  • Having previously evolved within a large-scale organization is a plus