head of engineering (php, ecommerce) in Singapore

sarah yang, randstad
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S$ 8,000 - S$ 10,000 per month
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job details

information technology
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S$ 8,000 - S$ 10,000 per month
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sarah yang, randstad
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job description

about the company
Our client is a platform which tracks consumers purchases around their social network. They are building internal capabilities to scale the platform and build the core infrastructure of the business and in technology to support millions of users and transactions.

about the manager and team
Partnering with the CEO/ Co-Founder and leading the technology and product team of about 5 for a start, you will be involved in most technology decisions and partner with the CEO to further expand the product into different audience, mainly in payments

about the role
You will:

  • Lead significant pieces of the effort across in payments and social community.
  • Build infrastructure at a global scale
  • Demonstrate highly technical in the general area of distributed systems, debugging, distributed storage and/or language runtime environments.
  • Take charge of hiring and expanding the technology and product team
  • Hold your own in technical discussion, be a subject matter expert, and have strategic influence
  • Manage a lean team of 3-5 programmers and UI/UX designers
  • Act as a project manager / scrum master, manage timelines and deliveries accordingly. Interface with stakeholders such as customers or merchants for technical presentations and articulation when needed

skills and experience required

  • More than 5 years of solid experience coding in PHP/NodeJS, and/or ReactJS or related coding languages
  • Strong understanding of depth and breadth of technologies from architecture design, application development and infrastructure to delivery
  • Devops exposure and debugging experience will be good to have
  • Startup environment exposure and mentality
  • Hands-on technical management and people management experience
  • Demonstrated ability to recruit and manage technical teams, including performance management

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may send your CV to sarah.yang(@)randstad.com.sg or contact Sarah Yang at +65 6510 3633.

Referrals are greatly appreciated!

(EA: 94C3609/ R1657816)


no additional skills required


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree