Head of Core Software Development

10-15 years
2 months ago 12 Applied
Job Description

Company Description

Cloud Kinetics is a cloud transformation and managed services partner based in Kuala Lumpur, and offers some remote work flexibility. Cloud Kinetics provides hybrid cloud, multi-cloud, application, and data expertise to enable the reimagining of technology, rapid scaling, productive building, and marketplace success. The company delivers platform-driven services for digital transformation in an agile, secure, and scalable fashion, and helps enterprises build, modernize, optimize cloud and data environments, run robust operations, and navigate cloud complexities.


  • The Head of Core Software Development is first and foremost a leader within the department overseeing the development of Core framework and microservices.
  • The Head of Core Software Development is responsible for setting the department vision and culture and brings technical know-how and operational excellence to the team.
  • The Head of Core Software Development takes responsibility for harmonizing development efforts with AWS native services, the Data Lake architecture and innovation activities.
The Head of Core Software Development is a team leader who manages his/her team towards the
following activities:
  • Direct and oversee the development of the software framework and re-usable microservices
  • Manage collaborations with other teams, particularly for Data Lake integration
  • Oversee DevOps strategies and architectural decisions
  • Lead innovation initiatives, particularly in AI-driven software solutions
  • Ensure adherence to best practices in software development and project management
  • Minimum 10 years experience in software development, with a focus on framework and microservices
  • Proven leadership in managing complex software development projects
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science / IT or related field
  • Advanced proficiency in Java and Python, with an emphasis on developing scalable and efficient microservices
  • Proficient in front-end development technologies especially Next.js and React
  • Expertise in AWS native services, including serverless runtime services (Lambda, ECS, Setp Functions) and cloud architecture best practices
  • In-depth understanding of the SDLC and Agile methodlogies, including Scrum and Kanban
  • Broad knowledge of modern IT technologies, including containerization (Docker, ECS), CI/CD pipelines and DevOps tools
  • Strong proficiency in building and integrating with Data Lakes and understanding of big data technologies
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including English
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize activities efficiently
  • Understanding of financial industry and related data (CCRIS, SSM, Angkasa, Idaman) is a plus
  • Excellent organizational, operational and leadership skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • Strong strategic and business mindset
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Ability to lead a diverse team

Successful candidates should have experience in software development, team management, team leadership, project management, and enterprise architecture. Candidates should also possess excellent written and verbal communication skills, a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, and may have experience working in cloud computing, DevOps, and/or containerization.





AWS native

Backed by I Squared Capital, a US-based global fund, Cloud Kinetics combines deep cloud, data and digital experience, to power our customer's digital transformation journey. Our industry-specific offerings cover cloud transformation, application modernization, data modernization, digital & SaaS platforms with deep expertise in running mission-critical operations on the cloud.

With headquarters in Singapore and operations across USA, India, Australia and Asia Pacific, we serve 300+ global Fortune 500 clients across banking, financial services, insurance, media & entertainment, technology, telecom and public sector who leverage our multi-cloud, digital and data expertise.

We leverage the best of the cloud ecosystem, as a top-tier partner of AWS, GCP and Azure and an enterprise integration partner of Hashicorp, VMware, NetApp, ServiceNow, Freshwork etc.

If you would like to be part of the Cloud Kinetics family and thrive at an interesting, supportive, vibrant, multicultural workplace, please write to us. Visit www.cloud-kinetics.com to know more about us !

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