CTO - e-payment / virtual banking CTO - e-payment / virtual banking …

Endeavour Search Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 May 20
Endeavour Search Limited
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 28 May 20
• Our client is a virtual bank funded by one of the largest e-commerce companies in Asia • Key Leadership role managing R&D operations in Shenzhen • Key person driving company's ASEAN product development success - emerging markets including Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia etc • Excellent compensation package with strong performance bonus and stocks purchasing plans

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Define the enterprise system architecture and IT Strategy & Roadmap.
  • Explore, assess and advise the Bank on the adoption of new and emerging technologies in gaining competitive advantage.
  • Establish technology risk management & control framework to ensure the Bank is fully compliant with internal and regulatory guidelines.
  • Lead the establishment and transformation of the Enterprise Architecture, IT Governance, Project Development and IT Operations & Support of the Bank.
  • Oversee the timely and effective execution of project development, deployment and on-going execution of services.
  • Identify the needs of target customers and business operations to cultivate new product ideas and project initiatives.
  • Manage and secure top-notch quality assurance standard.
  • Build and manage a high performance development center in Shenzhen and lead the team to ensure that resources are being allocated efficiently to achieve business goals.
  • Ensure the technological resources meet the Bank's short and long-term goals.
  • Acting as a mentor to team members.
  • Develop, track and control the development of annual operating and capital budgets for purchasing, staffing and operations.
  • Work closely with Marketing, Product Development and Operations to define and deliver new products and enhancements.



  • Bachelor or Master degree in Computer Science or related field. MBA preferred.
  • 15+ years working in a technological role and 5+ years in senior managerial experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in technology management and deployment of emerging technologies in the Financial Services Industry.
  • Experience in Fintech product development and deployment.
  • Track record in large scale software development and production.
  • Understanding of software development life-cycle.
  • Experience in customer support and supplier liaison. Effective negotiation and vendor management skills.
  • Has significant knowledge about the current technical stack and architectural constraints.
  • Has awareness of emerging technologies.
  • Track record of excellent organizational skills to prioritize and execute projects with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience in technical staff management and exceptional team management skills.
  • Ability to delegate efficiently.
  • Responds well to ambiguity and works efficiently to clarify situations and outcomes.
  • Strong analytic skill in resolving technical issues.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
  • Fluent in English and Cantonese/Mandarin.
  • Ability to travel to China regularly.


Interested party please get in touch with Timothy at timothy@endeavourasia.com or +852 3956 1823 for a confidential discussion.