Vice President, Infrastructure
Development & Management
Full Time
Published On: 27 Aug 2022
Velwire designs, builds and operates payment infrastructures, applications and services focused on facilitating real-time electronic payments for emerging economies. Our clients and partners include large-cap tech companies, financial institutions, public sector agencies and intergovernmental organizations.
This role will be responsible for setting the company’s technology policy and ensure its implementation. This concern person will work in tandem with the CTO to supervise operational and quality assurance processes and establish the vision, strategies, and execution plans of the company.
Job Description
  • Assist CTO to set company's technical vision and lead technology development, deployment, operations, and maintenance.
  • Develop strategic plans and oversee effective utilization of resources align with team objectives.
  • Design, implement, and monitor all operations and key performance metrics/operational efficiency for the engineering team.
  • Collaborate with CTO to recruit and develop top engineering talent.
  • Develop standards and procedures to ensure quality standards are met and maintained.
  • Collaborate with external customers and internal departments to support the company's business goals.
  • Understand and collaborate on the complete product lifecycle from concept to execution.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory standards and best practices.
  • Establish optimal infrastructure management, software development and quality control processes.
  • Ensure cybersecurity of the company's infrastructure & develop and implement disaster recovery plans.
  • Communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders, including regulator, financial institutions and public sector agencies to ensure stakeholder alignment.
Our Desired Profile
  • Masters/Bachelor's degree in computer science, Engineering or Information Management.
  • 15+ years' experience in Data engineering role (Preferred industry: fintech, software, technology, MFS).
  • Attention to detail and focus on excellence in execution.
  • Ability to deliver results under tight deadlines.
  • Critical problem-solving ability and effective logical reasoning skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with ability to summarize findings, create reports effectively.
  • Comfortable to do multitask, prioritize, and manage efficiently.
  • Ability to align customer requirements with technical execution.
  • In-depth understanding of IT trends, best-practices and standards.
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams.