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Head of Software Development (Mobile/Web) - e-Commerce

Head of Software Development – Mobile Applications, Web, Front-End & Back End Development, E-Commerce

Your new company
Hays are currently representing a rapidly expanding Investment Company based in Kuwait who are currently going through a period of extended growth, as such they are looking for a talented Head of Software Development to assist them in up-scaling their technology team and offering. Due to huge recent success, the organisation are looking to immediately upscale their technology team with multiple hires planned in Q1 this year, together with launching brand new offices/operations across the region during 2018.

Your new role
Reporting directly into the CEO, the Head of Software Development will be responsible for rapidly building his/her technology team, driving this core project (and many more in the future) as well as managing the software development operation for the business. You would be driving the structure and the strategy of a new central team, architecting, building, leading, and automating a robust mapping and technology infrastructure that can scale to their aggressive growth. The core business is Mobile and Web Applications, meaning strong hands-on involvement in both front end and back end development activities together with strategic planning.

What you'll need to succeed
You should have at least 5 years’ experience in front end and back end development on both web and mobile application platforms, together with strong experience of building and managing technology teams. A strong working history with industry standard technology like PHP, Java, JavaScript, MySQL, NodeJS and Swift is essential to be considered for this position, together with a strong background in developing mobile applications on both platforms Android and IOS. Lastly, we will give a strong preference for candidates with experience and strong interest in e-commerce applications.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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Job Type:
Technology & Internet Services
KWD: Negotiable + Relocation Package + Benefits
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Talk to a Consultant

Talk to Tom Turpin, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Dubai

Hays FZ LLC, Block No 19, Knowledge Village, Dubai, Dubai, 500340

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