Vacancy: Chief Technology Officer (CTO) – Russian/Ukrainian speaker, London

Sterling Law Group is looking for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to provide technical leadership in all aspects of our business.

Strategic thinking and strong IT knowledge are essential in this role. We expect a candidate to be well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts.

Responsibilities:

  • Knowing the legal tech market, keeping up with emerging trends
  • Responsible for ensuring high level of usability and positive user experiences
  • Provide deskside technical support to all staff of the firm including troubleshooting hardware and software issues
  • Install software applications and perform system upgrades to desktop and laptop computers
  • Coordinate the day to day operational IT activities including new hire set up, audio and video conference presentations, office moves, departures
  • Work with the management and other departments of the firm to handle confidential matters, personal data and cyber security issues; Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Work with the management and other departments to use new technologies to streamline company policies and rules
  • Uses technological assets to help ease use for employees and clients
  • Implement and monitor security measures for communication systems, networks, and provide advice that systems and personnel adhere to established security standards and Governmental requirements for security on these systems
  • Conduct research to improve the technological assets of a company, evaluate new technology and makes recommendations on technological solutions
  • Identifies competitive advantages and technological trends for the benefit of a company
  • Directs the development and possible implementation of policies in instances of a breach, also known as disaster recovery plans
  • Managing 3rd party suppliers
  • Help departments use technology profitably
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance

Required skills & qualifications:

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • At least 2 years of related work experience
  • Must have knowledge of legal technology, ideally from law firm; legal tech consultancy; or legal software supplier
  • Advanced IT Knowledge
  • Must have a good understanding of computer network development and maintenance, technology and products, solutions and architecture
  • Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Strategic thinking
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Strong motivational and leadership skills
  • Industry Knowledge
  • Knowledge of Russian and/or Ukrainian language will be an advantage

Salary:

Competitive

Applications

In order to apply for this role please send your CV by email: michael.iatsukha@sterlinglawyers.co.uk

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.

About us

Sterling Law Group is based in London, United Kingdom.

Our practice areas cover a large variety of fields including immigration, employment law, all civil disputes, commercial, family and criminal law cases. We provide full-scope assistance to corporates and individuals safeguarding their legal rights and access to justice. Our clients are based both in London and internationally.

Sterling Law Group is comprised of Sterling & Law Associates LLP, Sterling Lawyers Ltd., Sterling and Beanland Limited and Sterling AI Solutions Ltd .

More details: sterling-law.co.uk

Our address: Fleet House, 8-12 New Bridge Street, London, EC4V 6AL, United Kingdom.