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Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Current Job Vacancies 1
Deadline 17 July, 2024
Functional Designation Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Department -
Location Kathmandu, Head Office

Overview: WorldLink Communication Limited is looking for an experienced Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to join our team. The CTO will supervise infrastructure management, ensure system uptime, and enhance resolution times, focusing on the ISP and Telecom sectors, especially Fixed Broadband. They will lead technology teams to uphold high standards of performance and reliability in our systems and infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive technology strategy aligned with company goals.
  • Stay updated on emerging technology trends and innovations in the ISP industry.
  • Lead technological research and development initiatives.
  • Manage the design, implementation, and management of the company’s network infrastructure for reliability, scalability, and security.
  • Ensure efficient operation of technical resources, including network operations, data center management, and customer support systems.
  • Collaborate with other departments to implement technology solutions that enhance operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.
  • Develop and implement an infrastructure management strategy with clear objectives, milestones, and resource allocation.
  • Lead, mentor, and develop a high-performing team of system and network professionals.
  • Foster a culture of innovation, continuous improvement, and accountability.
  • Align the technology team with company goals and prepare them for future challenges.
  • Develop and manage the technology budget, ensuring optimal resource allocation.
  • Manage technology-related risk practices, including data security, disaster recovery and regulatory compliance.
  • Serve as a key technology spokesperson, engaging with customers, partners, and industry stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with the executive team to inform and support decision-making.

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Science or a related field, or equivalent experience. An additional MBA degree will be considered an added advantage.
  • Proven experience in a senior technology leadership role, preferably within the ISP or telecommunications industry.
  • Strong technical expertise in network infrastructure, internet technologies, and industry best practices.
  • Minimum of 10 years of practical experience in network, system development, and operation.
  • Demonstrated leadership experience of 5 years in technology management for ISP, Telecom, or MNO.
  • Extensive expertise in ISP and Telecom infrastructure, covering networking, computing, software, and communication protocols (such as IP Routing/Switching, MPLS), optical fiber networks (such as OTN, ODN, and PON systems)  and fixed wireless technologies.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of various operating systems, software applications, database management, data centers, and cloud technologies.
  • Proficiency in infrastructure monitoring, management, and automation tools, including crisis, incident, and problem management processes, along with security measures.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement strategic technology plans that align with business goals.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills, with a track record of mentoring, developing and hiring technology professionals.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to engage effectively with various stakeholders.
  • Strong financial acumen, with experience managing technology budgets and resources.
  • Proven ability to excel in dynamic, and competitive environments, with a focus on achieving results.
  • Willingness to travel within Nepal as required and preference given to candidates with international exposure; Nepalis currently working abroad are encouraged to apply.