head of software engineering/ cto in Singapore

hoon teck tan, randstad
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  • Exposure to latest technologies
  • Leadership over a sizabale team (>20 headcounts)

About the company
Our Client is a fast growing product based startup. They are a market leader within their industry. With rapid expansion plan, they are now looking for a new Software Development Lead/ Head of Software Engineering to join their team.

About the job

Reporting directly to the Co-Founder, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Taking full ownership in the design and development, management, implementation and roll out of application
  • Providing guidance to ensure the overall architecture and solutions are very well designed for the long-term while also driving a pragmatic approach to deliver results in phases that is aligned with business value
  • Championing Agile processes for scoping, building, testing, reviewing and deploying code
  • Managing the software development team (more than 20 team members). This includes recruitment, assigning of work to performance review
  • Partnering closely with the product manager, to plan and execute complex technical projects while recommending engineering best practices and assessing feasibility and ramifications of new business requirements.

Skills and experience required
As a successful applicant, you will have at least 3 years of software architecture design experience. You will have a proven track record in directly managing a sizable software Engineering team (at least 20 headcounts). At least 8 years of experience in software development focusing in building backend (PHP) development. Proven track record in building scalable backend infrastructure with high up-time and available will be of added advantage.

Proven track record in directly managing a offshore/remote team will be highly preferred.

Whats on offer
This is an excellent opportunity to grow the software team together with one of the fastest growing product based startup with exposure to latest technology.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you can reach me at https://www.linkedin.com/in/hoonteck-nologyrecruitment or 6510 3633. (EA: 94C3609/ R1219669)


cto, head of engineering, full stack


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree