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Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Job Title: Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
REF: CTO_IR_1664895981
Contact Name: Amber Lowman
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Chief Technology Officer

Permanent, Hybrid

Dublin, Ireland

Leading IT Services Provider require a skilled CTO to join their team in Dublin, Ireland.

Do you recognise Yourself?

  • You develop technology strategy based upon market data, company propositions and partner offerings. You have a detailed knowledge of technology trends, combined with an understanding of what customers value, business outcomes and the ability to work with a team to realise the technology strategy and make it stick .
  • You advocate and articulate the appropriate parts of company technology vision based on the Irish market requirements.
  • You are customer focused and collaborative with excellent communication skills and a good network of contacts in the industry. You are engaging and insightful.
  • You are equally comfortable working with technology and development teams as you are talking with a Customer Board.
  • You have held senior technology/development roles.
  • You are curious.
  • You have experience of dealing with highly motivated sales and delivery teams.
  • You are a complex problem solver and can maintain both a holistic and detailed view as necessary when problem solving.
  • You are positive in the face of adversity, take measured risk, practical, think strategically and can inspire, lead, and mentor solution teams.
  • You have a keen focus on your Customer, understand the customers challenges including industry challenges and can pivot solutions to suit.
  • You are commercially astute and can interrogate a cost/price based on market benchmarks.
  • You are a winner with a proven track record in acquiring new business and clients.

Desired Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in a computer science, mathematics, engineering, information technology discipline or equivalent.
  • Ideally, higher degree MSc or MBA.
  • Ideally, TOGAF certified.
  • At least 15+ years solid ICT industry experience, specifically in application or product development.
  • You have designed and delivered complex, high value solutions with multidisciplined technology teams (both applications and infrastructure)
  • You have a comprehensive understanding of cloud technologies.
  • Commercial acumen and understanding of what good business looks like
  • You have deep understanding of Agile Development techniques.
  • You have an excellent grasp of Cybersecurity, Dev/Ops, Integration, AI and Data/Analytics.
  • Ideally, you have spent some time in Applied Research.
  • You have a good grasp of Service Management (ITIL)
  • Consulting expertise an added advantage and especially understanding of customer business challenges

  • You can demonstrate:
  • An ability to sell complex solutions, multi-faceted and multi-location to customers
  • Good commercial sense and sound decision-making capability

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