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ENGINEERING MANAGER job vacancy in Lagos | 25th and staffing

Job Title


Job Type

Full Time

Industry / Specialization

Banking & Financial Services - Engineering & Technical

Qualification Requirements


Years of Experience

5 Years

Job Availability

From: 9-Jun-2021   To: 16-Jun-2021

Job Functions

·        Define the architecture, development stack, technical roadmap and technology framework of Aku products in collaboration with Aku Product Managers.

·        Recruit, manage and mentor a top-class development team

·        Create a high performance, innovative, collaborative, continuous learning and iterative technology culture

·        Part of the executive leadership team: Identify technology-related opportunities and risks for delivering the company’s services including technology

·        Design and implement business strategies, plans and procedures

·        Manage relationships with partners/vendors & government stakeholders

·        Set goals for performance and growth

·        Oversee technology budgets to make sure there are no unnecessary expenditures

·        Develop and direct safeguards to reduce the risk of outside breaches, fraud and compliance

·        Evaluate new technology and make recommendations on technological solutions

·        Make presentations to the board of directors and CEO

·        Identify competitive advantages and technological trends for the benefit of the company


Job Requirements

·        Previously held a leadership role as an engineering manager or CTO role

·        Experience from building large backend solutions / Architect

·        Experience with large amounts of data

·        Experience in the payment space building web and mobile payment applications – Java experience a strong plus

·        Great understanding of product oriented technical development

·        Commercial and business understanding

·        Excellent Written and Oral Communication Skill. A solid public speaker


Bonus points:

·        Experience from a start-up

·        Bsc. or Msc. in Computer Science

·        Experience from a fin-tech environment or payment tech company.

·        Experience with speaking at conferences

·        Experience with large amounts of data and data science project experience