Chief Technology Officer job at The Luxe Nomad Malaysia

  • The Luxe Nomad
  • Malaysia
  • Dec 04, 2019

Job Description

As APAC's leading luxury villa booking portal and property manager - we are looking for a CTO who can manage our tech team and create the best user experience for our customers, villa owners and overall team. If you're a dynamic individual who is up for the challenge, please read on.

  • Oversee and design the company’s system architecture, including assessment of existing systems, identification of new platforms and associated integration.
  • Working with the CEO and design team to create innovative applications that will support and drive the business forward.
  • Oversee the Company’s IT governance; work with the executive team to ensure our technology and people are enabled to achieve overall business objectives.
  • Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritizing development initiatives and setting timetables for the evaluation, development, and deployment of all web-based services.
  • Manage and lead a team of developers and write great , testable code, innovate, lead, and contribute to The Luxe Nomad engineering.
  • Collaborate with the appropriate departments to assess and recommend technologies that support company organizational needs
  • Develops and maintains the overall framework of IT policies, standards and strategies.
  • Oversee and ensure that IT resources are utilized responsibly.
  • Monitor application performance and review any application failures in staging or production.
  • Develop and execute business-wide information security plan that protects the confidentiality, integrity and availability of company’s data and servers.
  • Develop business-wide disaster recovery and business continuity plan.
  • Manage outsourced IT vendors with regards to website development and maintenance.
  • Establish quality assurance process including integration, system testing and change management.
  • Monitor web analytics regime that measures site traffic and application usage relative to business goals.
  • Support performance and marketing team by providing implementation of technical requirements for web-based marketing and SEM.
  • Identifies and keeps up-to-date with emerging technologies, as well as IT security and threats.
  • Document and test the systems you help build.

  •       Degree in the field of IT or computer science, or related field.

  •       Experience in a senior or mid-level management role.

  •       Demonstrated extensive experience in executing and managing web application development.

  •       Skills with Django Python, CSS, XHTML, and one or more Javascript frameworks.

  •       Database design, performance tuning and optimization (MongoDB)

  •       Experience dealing with 3rd party APIs

  •       Experience with modern web development (Agile, Immutable Infrastructure, TDD, ChatOps, CI, etc)

  •       Knowledge of technical requirements of internet marketing and search engine optimization.

  •       Keen attention to detail and strong problem-solving ability.

  •       Good interpersonal and communication skills.

  •       Experience in working for start-up, travel or technology-based company is looked upon favourably.