Chief Technical Officer

€80,000 - €100,000  |  Malta

Our client is looking to recruit a Chief Technical Officer in Malta who will be responsible for establishing the technical vision and leading all aspects of technology development within the company. 


Responsibilities would include but are not limited to:


  • Oversee the operations of the development team, office infrastructure and ensure abiding by relevant regulatory bodies
  • Provide all teams with technical specifications, parameters and implementation of policies, standards and workflows based on business requirements 
  • Ensure no security breaches through the coding process
  • Liaise with third parties to create custom solutions based on feasibility and technical requirements
  • Be available to support the development and infrastructure team during periods of high workload
  • Ensure all processes and systems are compliant with the relevant policies in anticipation for a yearly PCI audit and provide training to staff
  • Database management
  • Be involved in the preparation of the MFSA/EBA audits
  • Provide "last level support" to staff on the admin backend
  • Technical configuration of the different PSPs
  • Manage users and access management
  • Daily operations of office and team
  • Use high-level tools (DB updates)
  • Relevant reporting on ongoing and completed processes to be presented monthly manager's meeting


Education & Experience:


  • Understanding of PCI requirements and standards within the payment industry is a must
  • Possessing a minimum 8 years experience in a managerial technical role
  • Experience in web development using PHP, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, RabbitMQ and having a security-first approach
  • Experience in using Debian-based Linux
  • Understanding of full-stack development including services, virtualisation, operation systems and hardware


Desired Skills:


  • Have excellent leadership, analytics and project management skills
  • Have a hands-on approach
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Have the highest ethical standards
  • Ability to make a rational decision considering relevant risks and take responsibility for such decisions


About the company:


The company recruiting for the vacancy of the CTO is an established payment software solutions company.

  • Primary job focus
    Information Technology
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Senior Management/ C-Level
  • Employer industry
    Information Technology

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