Head of Technology

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Job Type - Full Time 

About the Role

We are seeking experienced individuals who want to be part of the key growth of our company, by working in a challenging but highly rewarding Lead Technology role. This is an opportunity for a self-starter – someone with big ambitions, but also the urgency and resilience to achieve them.

You will be responsible for the development and distribution of technology for external clients to help increase business. In addition to this, you will be dealing with our internal IT operations and leading the company’s technology strategy to ensure it is working efficiently, profitably, and securely.

It is important that you are a strategic thinker with strong business acumen. You will be well-versed in current technological trends and keep up to date with changing technologies to make sure that we always have the best infrastructure in place. You will also be responsible for;

• The oversight, management, and direction of the technical product development
• Owning the vision, strategy, and execution of the tech team’s roadmap
• Ensuring the day-to-day business activities are supported through technology
• Planning people, resource and budget needs for the technology team

Responsibilities:


  • Build & Execute Technology strategy for the company in line with company’s vision

  • Identify, evaluate, compare, select & execute the best in class technology solutions that drive customer success across products

  • Bring on-board able partners with shared vision to further strengthen the technology architecture

  • Develop, Track & Control the development of annual operating & capital budgets for asset procurement, staffing & general operations

  • Create & oversee technology standards and practices and ensure strict adherence especially security features & protocols.

  • Ensure technology stability is prioritized & contingency plans are created to ensure limited business outages

  • Be fully responsible for system architecture, customer journey & design of the company’s technology platform to deliver a seamless, best in class technology experience to the clients.

  • Represent the company at various technology forums as a speaker and build an industry connect

  • Work closely with Country Management, Global Teams & External Stakeholders to deliver a cohesive & water tight payment solution for the clients.

Skills, Knowledge and Expertise:


  • Min 7-10 years of work experience as a senior technology resource

  • Proven experience in handling technology build for financial institutions

  • Exceptional track record in a technology leadership role

  • Excellent understanding of the commercial and operational complexities of building a creative and responsive technology function

  • A drive for constant technology innovation and improvement

  • First-class people management skills

  • Understanding budgets and business-planning

  • Ability to conduct technology analyses and research


What we offer:


  • Attractive base salary

  • Opportunity to learn and develop new skills

  • Attractive share equity program for team players that perform

  • Quarterly team celebrations

  • Newly fitted office in Mumbai

  • Opportunity to attend industry events and conferences


Interpolitan is an equal opportunities employer and we are committed to building a diverse and inclusive work environment where we learn from each other. We welcome people of diverse backgrounds, experiences, abilities and perspectives and believe it adds value to our organisation.


To apply, please send your CV to recruitment@interpolitanmoney.com. We look forward to receiving your application.

About the Company

As an FCA-regulated service, Interpolitan offers a full suite of transactional banking solutions. With a focus on serving overseas clients, Interpolitan offers simple and fast account opening for clients from 160+ countries.

By embracing advanced transaction banking solutions, accounts are usually opened within 24 hours, whereas legacy banks can take up to three months to process requests and too often decline accounts – we understand the need for swift and secure operations.

Interpolitan connect directly to payment networks, ensuring back-to-back payment processing in multiple jurisdictions. Powerful, automated compliance and anti-money laundering solutions, ensure real-time compliance with international regulatory obligations.

At Interpolitan we remain a culture first organisation – one that finds direction in strategy but is driven by people. This approach enabled us to deliver consistent organic revenue growth and leading levels of client and employee satisfaction.

Our unique approach has attracted investment from highly respected individuals and entrepreneurs. Since our inception in 2009, our business has grown over 50% year-on-year. Today, we’re transacting a billion dollars a year. Throughout our journey, there’s one thing that has consistently set us apart – our people.

We’re passionate about providing talented individuals with life-changing career opportunities and giving them the tools and support they need to fully take advantage of them.