Chief Technical Officer

Our Client, a leading firm in the financial services industry is urgently recruiting for a Chief Technical Officer.


  • Evaluate the company’s long-term global technology needs, developing and implementing an overall IT strategy.
  • Contribute to overall long-term business planning, bringing a current knowledge and future vision of technology and systems as they relate to the company’s unique scope and scale.
  • Initiate and shepherd design and implementation of large scale, enterprise technology projects, maintain an integrated IT project plan, and consistently deliver on projects in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Develop operating performance standards for the technology infrastructure and analysis of performance against standards
  • Provide vision and strategy for all data management activities, overseeing enterprise information management, championing data governance and quality, ensuring state-of-the-art cybersecurity practices, and developing and maintaining well-designed and integrated systems and information architectures to support this vision.
  • Investing in and maintaining systems, applications and platforms that foster seamless internal collaboration and communication across the foundation’s global footprint
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance and use stakeholders’ feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology
  • Grow a high-performing Technology team that collaborates effectively across different functions and geographies
  • Provide deep technology insights to the Executive Leadership Team and influence strategic business decisions


  • 10+ years leadership experience with a track record of driving large-scale technical projects in the financial services space
  • Deep expertise in developing evolutionary architecture strategies to optimize across all domains (covering enterprise, application, infrastructure, network, and data)
  • Experience in scaling technology capability and leading high-performing teams across multiple geographies
  • Understanding of the ongoing cybersecurity threats and actions required to mitigate risks

If interested, kindly share your CV in word format to with job title as subject of mail. Referrals are also welcome.

Job Location: New York USA

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