Chief Technology Architect

Pinnacle Solutions
  • Mumbai
  • 10-15 lakh
  • 7-12 years
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  • 30 Jan 2017

  • Software Design & Development

  • Internet/ ECommerce
Job Description

- Create a highly optimized, performance driven and sustaining Open Source/ LAMP platform to offer more features and scalability.

- Managing mobile app development and a responsive design compliant version of the site

- Driving definition and frequent delivery for various platform releases by working closely with the engineering and cross-functional teams such as business and marketing teams;

- 3rd party outsourcing decisions- when, what and who to outsource and what to do internally

- Scaling the existing platform to support millions of user traffic and thousands of transactions per day whilst delivering a sub-second response time

- Integration and maintenance of various 3rd party systems like payment gateways, virtual makeover, ERP/WMS, supplier systems integration (when required) etc.

- Adept in quality sourcing, hiring and managing a world-class software development team; building and leading the engineering teams throughout the development life cycle and be responsible for feature delivery on-time and within budget

- Building a culture of strong commitment, innovation within the technology team

- Providing a better user experience. Drive and have a passion for user engagement, conduct research required for new products and ongoing engineering improvements, define customer delighting factors that will make the platform or features a unique, indispensable solution for our customers

- Defining the requirements on both Internet and Mobile platforms- hands-on

- Last but not the least- Responsible for STRICT change/version management and project management

Strategy and Planning -

- Planning for growth risks - define a long-term road map to transition technology from Open Source platform to an alternative platform (build vs. buy) to meet the scalability and availability requirements

- Constantly investigate emerging technologies & techniques, research ongoing industry trends, make appropriate recommendations to the management for enhancements

- Work closely with Business Leads, promoter and marketing team teams to ensure business and customer satisfaction goals are met.

Competencies/Skill sets for this job

Sourcing Outsourcing Scalability Project Management

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