Chief Technical Officer

Do you have a strong vision of how technology can be applied to transform organisations? Are you able to lead and inspire a team of technology professionals? This could be for you...
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The Role

Are you excited by the possibilities technology opens up, and enjoy seeing great ideas come to life? Do you have a strong vision of how technology can be applied to transform organisations? Are you able to lead and inspire a team of technology professionals, harnessing their expertise to architect and deliver great solutions that make a difference? 

If any of this sounds like you, read on...

Inviqa has a strong technology heritage, spanning 13 years and delivering to some of the UK and Europe’s leading businesses and public sector institutions. With roots embedded in providing specialist bespoke software engineering, Inviqa’s technical capabilities today also extend across solutions architecture, platform implementation, systems integration, front-end innovation and emerging connected technologies. Our technology underpins a broader proposition that encompasses end to end digital expertise to deliver transformative Customer Experiences, from consultancy and research, through design, to seamless tech delivery and ongoing growth acceleration. 

We’re looking for a motivated senior technology professional to lead Inviqa’s technical strategy, own the technical agenda within the business, build a strong reputation within the marketplace and lead a fantastic team of technical professionals.  We are looking for someone who is passionate about fostering a positive collaborative culture, motivating others to achieve, and delivering great outcomes for our clients. 

Specifically you will:    

  • Take ownership of and develop Inviqa’s technical strategy aligned to the business goals;
  • Work with your own leadership team to deliver the technical strategy, compatible with and complimenting the wider business offering and aligned to successful client outcomes;
  • Outwardly represent Inviqa within the market place, building and maintaining a strong industry reputation and nurturing and supporting others to play a part in achieving market prominence; 
  • Identify opportunities to add value to Inviqa and our clients through appropriate new technologies, and be able to develop business cases to support your ideas;
  • Evangelize technology within the business, building a strong community of motivated, highly engaged professionals 
  • Provide leadership to the Inviqa  technology teams, promoting excellence and operational effectiveness whilst providing support, and ensuring an optimum employee experience;
  • Work alongside other senior leaders in the business to coordinate and deliver a seamless and effective end-to-end engagement with clients - with a particular focus on developing strong and successful approaches for cross functional teams and design into delivery
  • Be accountable for the quality and delivery of all technical output, engendering others to take ownership and pride aligned to a great customer experience;
  • Identify the right skills, team structure and resources to grow the technology teams both in the UK and our local markets;

The Ideal Candidate

We are looking for an inspirational leader who will: 

  • Embrace a leadership role across the spectrum of technology, providing direction and support based on experience and strong relationships. 
  • Bring significant experience within the technology industry and be able to engage with clients and industry partners with confidence. 
  • Have a strong commercial and business awareness that ensures our technical output is aligned to client needs and delivers business value.
  • Lead by example, taking ownership whilst empowering teams. 
  • Be confident and skilled in influencing senior stakeholders and be adaptable and versatile in your approach to succeed against goals.  
  • Drive business change, working collaboratively with other senior team members across all functions to make this happen. 
  • Have amazing communication skills and will be super-passionate about how technology can improve people’s lives.

You will be aligned to our values - Purpose, Human, Open, Learning and Together.  This means that you are goal driven and deliver on your commitments, you empathise with clients and colleagues, you share knowledge and give honest feedback, you have a thirst for learning, and you collaborate as a default.

You should definitely go for this opportunity if you want to:

  • Set the direction and approach to technology within a business that delivers continued success business into the future
  • Provide leadership to a team delivering a variety of challenging technology projects for household name clients
  • Play a leading role in building up Inviqa’s reputation as a digital experience consultancy, growing into emerging technologies and helping to transform our clients’ business.   
  • Work with a well respected technical team where you can make a positive impact
  • Be part of our unique culture of collaboration, trust and empowerment


Why Inviqa?

You’ll be part of a friendly supportive team who are dedicated to creating amazing customer experiences. You will be supported to develop your skills and experience both through our dedicated training budget, the chance to attend/present at relevant conferences, and through our internal conference, ICON. We offer a genuinely flexible working environment, 25 days holiday, pension scheme, great offices and a company full of fantastic people.

At Inviqa, we craft digital experiences that change the game for our clients and their customers.

Our teams combine strategy, customer insight, and technology engineering to help brands like Tesco, Reiss, and Arsenal FC to rapidly solve customer problems and achieve their goals faster.

We’re a team of around 150 strategists, designers, technologists – and everything in between. And with offices across the UK, Germany and Hungary, we’re a local agency with global reach. Our vision is to create the best possible experiences for each other, our clients and their customers.

Eligibility

You must be eligible to take up full-time permanent employment in the UK. 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

London

Aviation House
WC2B 6NH London Directions getintouch@inviqa.com +44 (0)20 3882 8924 View page

The perks of being an Inviqan...

  • Flexible Working ⏰

    We believe in a healthy work-life balance and offer a range of flexible working options to help you stay happy and productive.

  • Generous Learning Budget 📚

    We're firm supporters of life-long learning. That's why we offer a generous budget for training and conferences, plus our own internal training.

  • Skill swaps 🔁

    Our regular skill swap formats are the perfect place to learn something new. And our internal conferences bring everyone together to celebrate our successes and trade learnings.

Share our values

We're a team of 200+ strategists, designers, developers, and everything in between!

What unites us is our appetite to learn, and to work together as one team to create the best possible experiences for the end users of our digital products, and for each other.

 

 

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