Transpire build digital products that have a positive impact on the world. We transform complex problems into innovative digital solutions by combining digital strategy, human centered design and technology expertise. From creating apps that fast-track cancer research, to helping Virgin Australia’s millions of customers have a delightful travel experience, our Transpirers strive to help our customers transform and inspire and make a difference in people’s lives every day.
This new role will drive the vision for technology at Transpire and will play a key role in our growth and success. You will constantly evolve our technology offerings and ensure we remain ahead of tech trends through your curiosity and experimentation with new technology. You will help Transpire grow through supporting our Sales team to identify and close opportunities. As an inspirational leader to your team, you will coach and mentor people to bring out their best and continually strengthen the consulting skills of our team. We’re looking for a unique leader in digital technology, someone who is bold, curious and has a transformative effect on those around them.
What you’ll do
- Set the direction and vision for technology aligned to Transpire’s overall goals
- Stay across tech trends, emerging technologies and the tech direction of our customers
- Define and continually evolve our tech stack and capabilities and make decisions regarding adoption of new technologies
- Ensure our team has the right mix of skills and experience through both hiring for these skills, and training of existing team members
- Bring new business and account growth leads to our sales team through your networks and industry activities
- Be part of pre sales meetings and workshops to educate customers about our development prowess and the way we work
- Be the face of Transpire to the digital tech industry and have a presence as a thought leader
- Work with sales to package service offerings to our customers
- Provide advisory and architecture services to our customers
- Continually evolve both our consulting and development practices and methodologies, ensuring our team are not just technical experts, but trusted consultants to our clients
- Instil a quality focus through coding standards and expectation setting
- Be an inspirational leader to the development team and role model to the wider Transpire business
What you’ll bring
- Experience in a similar CTO or Head of Technology role
- Extensive experience in a digital consulting environment, with mobile experience a bonus
- A strong personal brand in the Australian tech community
- Illustrated technical prowess and knowledge of emerging tech trends
- In depth knowledge of our technology and client ecosystem
- Experience leading and developing diverse technical teams
- An inspiring approach to coaching and mentoring.
What you’ll get
- You’ll help create impactful products you’ll be proud of
- You’ll work with and inspire an awesome team of smart people
- You’ll have the freedom to do things your way, focussed on making a difference
- A flexible environment to tailor where and when you work to your needs
- You will transform and inspire – continually learning and developing to achieve your personal and career goals, and helping others to do the same.
Candidates will not be accepted from recruitment agencies at this time.