Senior R&D Manager - Limassol

  • Location:

    Cyprus, Limassol

  • Discipline:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Benefits:

    Salary of 3,000 - 5,000 Euros NET per month + bonuses

  • Published:

    21-12-2023

  • Expiry date:

    21-03-2024

  • Reference:

    2040

Our client is a Media Company based in Limassol and they are looking for an experienced and innovative Research and Development (R&D) Manager with expertise in the latest web and mobile web development technologies, including WordPress. The ideal candidate will have a robust background in web development, IT systems, and CRM systems, with hands-on experience in WordPress and other modern development frameworks like React. This role involves managing a variety of IT tasks, setting up and maintaining key systems, and overseeing both internal teams and external R&D vendors.
This position offers a fantastic opportunity to lead innovative technology projects and make a significant impact in a dynamic environment. If you have a passion for web technologies, particularly WordPress, and are driven to excel in a collaborative setting, we invite you to apply. This is an onsite role.

Responsibilities:

Web and Mobile Web Development:

  • Lead the development of web and mobile web applications, focusing on modern technologies such as React, Angular, Vue.js, Node.js, and especially WordPress
  • Ensure the adoption of best practices in responsive design for optimal performance across different devices
  • Keep up-to-date with the latest trends and advancements in web and mobile web technologies.

WordPress Expertise:

  • Oversee WordPress website development, including theme customization, plugin integration, and performance optimization
  • Manage WordPress updates, security measures, and troubleshooting
  • Provide guidance and support for WordPress-related projects and initiatives

IT Systems and CRM Management:

  • Administer the setup and maintenance of company IT systems, including email, phone systems, and CRM platforms
  • Efficiently resolve IT and CRM system issues, ensuring minimal downtime
  • Implement and manage CRM systems to enhance business operations and customer engagement

External Team Management:

  • Coordinate and manage projects with external R&D teams or vendors, ensuring alignment with organizational objectives
  • Foster effective communication and collaboration between internal teams and external partners
  • Oversee the delivery and quality of work from external sources

Project Management and Innovation:

  • Plan, execute, and manage multiple R&D projects, ensuring successful completion within deadlines and budget
  • Adapt project plans as necessary, effectively managing resources and risks
  • Stay at the forefront of technological advancements, leading strategic planning for innovative R&D initiatives.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field
  • Extensive experience in web and mobile web development, with a strong emphasis on WordPress, React, Angular, Vue.js, and Node.js
  • Proven ability in managing IT systems and CRM platforms
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with experience in managing internal teams and external vendors.
  • Expertise in project management, with the ability to handle multiple projects concurrently
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, meticulous attention to detail, and strong communication abilities
  • EU-citizenship

To apply:

Please send your CV to StaffMatters at admin@smstaffmatters.com and mention that you are applying for the vacancy of Senior R&D Manager with reference number 2040.
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