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Information Systems Manager at Luno
Cape Town, ZA

Luno is a leading global digital currency company operating across more than 40 countries and with offices in London, Singapore and Cape Town. We’re Series B-funded and backed by some of the top tech investors in the world.

Our products and services make it safe and easy for people and businesses to store, buy, use and learn about digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Our vision is to upgrade the world to a better financial system.

What you'll do

  • Manage and recruit a growing team of 5-10+ consisting of Technicians, Information Security, Sysops and System Administrators
  • Effectively manage and focus IT support resources to support a rapidly scaling organisation
  • Be responsible for IT systems across multiple offices and outsourced environments across the world
  • Report directly to the CTO
  • Procure and implement technology and software solutions
  • Set team objectives in alignment with the organisation
  • Plan, organise and direct IT projects
  • Develop an IT strategy to address the growing communication, equipment, maintenance and support requirements of a scaling company
  • Manage team and individual performance, providing guidance, and keeping the team happy and motivated
  • Manage IT budgeting and forecasting, analyse costs and risks

What you’ll need

  • Track record in leading and managing IT teams e.g. as a CIO or similar role
  • Experience in setting up a Project Management Office an advantage (e.g. Prince2, PMBOK Certified)
  • Experience implementing an IT Service Desk
  • Structured and analytical mindset
  • A work permit for South Africa, if you are not a South African citizen
  • Basic knowledge of and passion for digital currencies like Bitcoin

What you’ll get

This is a fantastic opportunity to learn more about digital currencies, blockchain, emerging and developed markets, and scaling a global business. We provide great benefits coupled with a global experience and the autonomy to conceive and execute your own projects. Best of all you get to work with a diverse team of talented, ambitious and friendly people on something that will truly revolutionise the world.

Digital currencies are rapidly changing the financial landscape, and the Luno team is at the forefront of this revolution. If you’re looking to work on something truly global and disruptive with a smart and ambitious team that highly values diversity, teamwork, and the continuous quest for excellence, then this is the opportunity for you.

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