A terrific opportunity to lead a team of over 40 talented staff in a key transformation senior role.

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Our client is a global software development house looking for an experienced CTO lead a talented team of 40. The CTO will be responsible for delivering commercial IT outcomes in line with the business expectations and strategy while playing a key strategic role across the overall organisation as part of the senior management team.


The CTO will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining up-to-date knowledge of technology standards, industry trends, emerging technologies, and software development best practices.
  • Partnering with the Executive Team to develop policies and programs.
  • Working collaboratively with the Executive Leadership Team as an advisor on technological approaches, to maximise the company’s opportunity to achieve their business objectives through innovative solutions.
  • Lead strategic planning to achieve business goals by identifying and prioritising development initiatives and setting timetables for the evaluation, development, and deployment of product solutions
  • Participating as a member of the senior management team in establishing governance processes of direction and control, including business transformation programs, to ensure that objectives are achieved and risks are managed appropriately.
  • Development and execution of an enterprise-wide information security plan that protects the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the company’s data and servers.


As the successful candidate you will ideally possess:

  • Minimum of 10 years’ commercial experience in software development.
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in leading and managing teams.
  • Experience with an agile methodology.
  • Experience with an agile methodology
  • Excellent analytical, evaluative, and problem solving abilities
  • Self-motivated and customer focused
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Ability to articulate ideas to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Track record managing a team of Developers, Testers, Product Owners, UX/UI, Architects, BA's and Project Leads.
  • Experience with client-server and cloud applications.
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Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world’s top employers. The Group operates in more than 30 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we’ve been bringing job seekers and employers together for more than 30 years. We are listed on the London stock exchange and our turnover exceeds US$1 billion per year. We opened our first office in Australia in 1985 and currently have offices in all of the main business centres around the world including
  • Company Phone +61 2 8292 2000
  • City Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • State New South Wales

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