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Chief Technology Officer

Shop LC
Austin, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

SHOP LC IS OPEN TO HIRING UKRAINIAN NATIONALS AND REFUGEES FOR THIS ROLE.

> Fast track hiring
> Onsite/Work from home
> Support for visa/work permit
> Relocation support
> Quick closure of applications


ROLE OVERVIEW

VGL, the parent company of Shop LC, is a house of homegrown world class applications and platforms based on technologies including but not limited to .Net, MS ERP, Salesforce, AI-ML and Marketing Automation.

We are looking for an experienced and result-driven CTO to join our dedicated Global IT team! As CTO of the group, you will be responsible to lead a very talented team of Salesforce, Shopify, AI & ML, .Net, Mobile, Devops, ERP, Cloud, Security & Infrastructure etc.

You will lead all technology strategy/initiative for Digital, Ecommerce and all business platforms of the group.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Managerial Responsibilities

  • Delivery of timely one to one’s (1 to 1’s) and preparing and delivering mid-year and year-end performance evaluations.
  • Promote professional and personal development of individual team members by utilizing computerized and other systems for tracking service, quality, setting productivity goals, training and coaching interventions and career opportunity programs, and for researching information and troubleshooting.
  • Provide ongoing management and coaching.

Individual Responsibilities

  • Responsible for company’s core technology roadmap, technology innovation, global infrastructure, application development, digital technology, business transformation and AI capabilities. Verticals include online retail, TV (OTT & OTA), call center operation, social integration, supply chain, sourcing, and manufacturing.
  • Lead the application development and delivery initiatives that includes but is not limited to designing, development, implementations of retail/supply chain/ ecommerce solutions at enterprise level by showing a comprehensive business knowledge of retail & ecommerce domain.
  • Make infrastructure strategies and closely work with our global Infra and NOC teams that oversee network, application, and data security, management, and governance, ensuring technical excellence, resiliency, and scalability in the architecting of infra solutions.
  • Lead the AI initiatives and guide a team of data scientists and AI engineers to turn data into valuable insights and build solutions to provide personalized experience to consumers by delivering innovative solutions using statistical concepts and techniques such as Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Deep Learning.
  • Ensuring all technology practices adhere to regulatory standards.
  • Providing technical leadership at the enterprise level and oversee overall technology development and utilization plan and manage all information technology teams and resources.
  • Comply with company policies and procedures.
  • All other duties as assigned by manager.

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor of Technology/Bachelor of Engineering/Master of Engineering degree in relevant technical discipline with 10+ years of experience as CTO.
  • Well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts for developing objectives and strategies for the implementation of innovative solutions while optimizing existing systems, applications, and information.
  • Experience in E-Retail/E-Commerce or another relevant industry.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Moving around to accomplish tasks in various environments including tight and confined spaces.
  • Remaining in a stationary position, standing or sitting for prolonged periods.
  • Repeating motions that may include the wrists, hands and/or fingers.

VGL OVERVIEW

Vaibhav Global Limited, (VGL) is a well-established vertically integrated company, founded in India 35 years ago. Over the years, VGL has built itself to be a vertically integrated retailer with robust supply chain from designing, manufacturing, distributing, and retailing in most advanced consumer markets of the world. VGL operates globally with offices in the United States, United Kingdom, China, Indonesia, Thailand and Germany.

SHOP LC OVERVIEW

A subsidiary of VGL, Shop LC was established in Austin, TX in 2007 and serves customers through Live TV programming as well as website ShopLC.com. Shop LC ships approx. 25,000 products to its U.S .customers every day. Shop LC, US employs approx. 550 people in operations such as its warehousing, customer service, merchandising, marketing, EComm, live studio, and management reside at the U.S. headquarters in Austin.

OTHER RETAIL UNITS OF VGL

TJC, London, UK established in 2006 serve customers through Live TV as well as website TJC.co.uk. TJC ships approx. 12000 products to its UK customers every day. TJC employs approx. 220 people in London in various divisions like LC supported by extended teams in India. TJC also sees huge market potential in UK, Ireland and Scotland.

ShopLC Germany was launched 2021 in Dusseldorf, Germany. Digital website was launched in April (ShopLC.de) and TV broadcast was launched in September. We are very excited with this new market and see tremendous growth potential in Germany and entire Europe.

OUR PURPOSE

Delivering joy.

OUR VISION

Be the Value Leader in Electronic Retailing of Jewelry and Lifestyle Products.

OUR MISSION

To deliver one million meals per day to children in need by 'FY31' through our one for one meal program: your purchase feeds...

OUR CORE VALUES

  1. Teamwork
  2. Honesty
  3. Commitment
  4. Passion
  5. Positive Attitude

Shop LC

Address

Austin, TX
78728 USA

Industry

Technology

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