Applicon is a growing Fintech company in the banking and finance sector. During its 23 years, the company has collaborated with several banks, leasing and financial companies in the Nordic region. The 50+ employees have broad experience of banking, finance and business processes, management, system development, implementation of standard systems and adaptation of international banking systems for the Swedish and Nordic markets. Applicon is owned by Icelandic Origo.
Applicon is on a journey to go from consulting to develop products and services for the banking and finance market to meet their customers' future needs. To succeed in this, we are now looking for a CTO who will have full responsibility and mandate to drive Applicon's technical agenda to the next level. You will also be responsible for development, information security and personnel in IT. This position is part of the company's management team and reports directly to the CEO.
Who are we looking for?
We are looking for you who want to be a key person in running a modern and agile product and service company. You will lead the work of setting the technical roadmap to support the strategy to build cloud native SaaS products. You will also lead the continuous development of Applicon's development processes. To take services and products to the next level, there is a need for more automation, to introduce new modern technologies and to change working methods.
To fit into this role, you have experience of being responsible for the technical development of products (preferably SaaS), perhaps in companies within banking and finance or other transaction-intensive solutions with high availability requirements. You have several years of leadership experience and you probably have management group experience, you lead by example, you have experience in leading architects, experience in DevOps and experience in agile development methods and information security. You also have experience in cloud technologies like Azure and/or Google cloud.
We believe that in a solution-oriented way, you think it's fun to dig in and build new things. We also believe that you are curious and like to coach and inspire others. As a person, you are willing to attack a problem from different angles to find solutions. It is also important that you are team-oriented and have excellent communication skills. You are not afraid to make decisions.
Applicon is on a journey of growth where you get to be part of creating and contributing to a group where you have fun together as you develop the company and yourself.
The position is based in Stockholm however we work in a hybrid setting and have flexible workplace policies.
Contact EQ Executive Search - Cecilia Fredriksson with whom we collaborate.
+46 70-390 07 09