As a remote Manager of our Technical Team (x3) at Tutuka you'll be working closely with the entire Product Development team to build enterprise-level, highly scalable, highly secure financial processing systems that power tens of millions of transactions and tie them to web, mobile and API interfaces that make it easy for people to issue, redeem and reconcile prepaid cards all over the world.
In this role, you will (1) lead & manage one of our Developer teams (2) drive end-to-end system engineering for cross-functional programs (3) collaborate with all of Tutuka to translate innovative product requirements to engineering specs.
You will be expected to organise and direct your technical team and be an escalation point for the Developers, providing comprehensive guidance on the development of, and modifications to, solution components to ensure that they take account of relevant standards and practices (including security).
These positions are located in LATAM & (Eastern) Europe and require ambitious managers with strong technical and interpersonal skills.
What you get to do:
Solution Development & Delivery
You will provide technical direction for the development, design, and systems integration from definition phase through implementation. Applying knowledge of tech developments to improve service to our clients. You will reviews the work of the development team and will be able to easily recognise system deficiencies and implement effective solutions.
Technical Effort Management
You will create and execute development plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing client / product needs and requirements. Serving as liaison between development team members and other technical leads. Ensuring that the technical team is contributing to Tutuka's code library. Owning the development lifecycle and managing technical risks. Communicating and enforcing coding standards and mentoring developers. Consistently delivering high-quality service to our clients.
What it takes to succeed:
You possess outstanding leadership skills and have managed at least two teams of 15+ team members. (must have 3 years management experience)
You are able to delegate responsibilities effectively, though love to challenge others to develop as leaders - while serving as a role model.
You like analysis and have good problem solving skills, taking ownership of complex problems and ensuring these are resolved to the satisfaction of the client.
You will identify opportunities for improvement and make constructive suggestions for change, using your collaboration spark.
- Share experiences of cooperation with a Customer Delight department.
- Demonstrate examples of OPEX saved for products.
Let’s also not forget languages (not the programming kind); English is our company language so it’s important that you be able to communicate at a fluent level.
This is a contractor role open to candidates based in Latin America & (Eastern) Europe.
Flexible hours are a must for our remote team. You’ll need to be able to occasionally shift your work hours to a schedule aligned with Johannesburg, South Africa (GMT+2).
What you can look forward to:
At Tutuka we value making a difference to the lives of the people who work for us and who live in the communities where we operate. As values are important to us, you can look forward to working alongside fellow Tutukans, who share these values. You’ll be part of a team that is passionate about making a difference on a global scale.
We focus on building strong, diverse teams built from different backgrounds, experiences & identities.
Join the Tutuka team!
Tutuka is an award-winning global Fintech with an enterprise-level, highly scalable, highly secure financial processing system that powers tens of millions of transactions and makes it easy for people to issue, redeem and reconcile prepaid cards all over the world. We have clients in 35+ countries, team members in 30+ countries and process 1B+ USD per year in transactions.