Lead Programme Architect


Closing Date: 07 May 2021

Focusing on the entire stable of products, to improve the use and develop technology, across customer-facing websites, operational processes and tools, business intelligence and data analytics. The role will focus substantially the online space with the mission and delivering excellent customer service as well as Network marketing, on-line sales, mobile app etc

Main job function

  • Responsible for the use of technology, systems, and data, across all functions. Includes customer-facing websites and customers’ experience, backend and assessment systems, internal processes, data analytics, and BI.
  • The role is business-focused, focusing on taking business objectives through needs scoping, software design or vendor selection, through to implementation.
  • Oversee the activities staff etc and to work closely with other department heads.
  • Own the end-to-end oversight of how technology and data are used to deliver an excellent customer experience, including oversight of internal processes.
  • Collaborate with the respective divisions to design, execute excellent and continuously improving customer UI and UX on websites and mobile apps.
  • Manage the roadmap and business requirements and ensuring effective execution.
  • Vendor selection, management, and implementation for third party software systems and outsourced technical skills.
  • Innovate and collaborate with other key departments in producing new ways to reach customers and/or execute internally.
  • Manage talent within the portfolio, including software developers, data scientists, product owners and analysts; and including recruiting and retention, and developing pipelines for junior and high-potential talent.
  • Own and enhance company culture at all levels, and ensure all staff have clear roles, expectations, and growth plans.

In return MindMill offers a market related salary with a highly incentivised bonus structure. 

MindMill reserves the right not to make an appointment. 

We are seeking a Technical Lead, the purpose of the Technical Lead is to plan, design, lead, and execute technical solutions and improvements within the respective software development team. The Technical Lead is a technical expert with a strong understanding of technology, systems architecture, data structures and data sources.

In addition to being an active developer of the software platforms, the Technical Lead's duties also include:

  • Ensure the skills within the team are kept up to date with the latest software development technologies, methodologies and practices
  • Ensure consistent standards and approaches towards technological advancement, security,
  • documentation, coding and testing
  • Build a culture of consistent and deliberate improvement to ensure reusability, efficiency and growing high standards of delivery within the team
  • Ensure high standards of quality and stability are consistently maintained
  • Communication and problem solving
  • To use your experience to ensure all code is consistently reviewed and audited
  • To assist in critical support issues where your experience is required to determine an appropriate resolution or triage action

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