Head Technical Engineer at a Corporate Technology Solutions Provider – Talents and Skills Africa Consulting

Head Technical Engineer at a Corporate Technology Solutions Provider – Talents and Skills Africa Consulting

Talents and Skills Africa Consulting – Our client, a Corporate Technology Solutions Provider in the document copy/print/scan equipment, maintenance servicing, print management solutions industry, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head Technical Engineer

Location: Lagos
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • In this position, the candidate will oversee all technical matters companywide and manage technical support team.
  • You will work collaboratively with clients/users, the technical team, and various stakeholders within the company to ensure the delivery of all products in an efficient, timely manner.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as the Engineering leader and Technical expert.
  • Answer questions and resolve issues brought forth by the engineering team members.
  • Create detailed engineering plans, processes, and procedures for engineering staff to use and abide by
  • Propose and oversee budgets and timelines for engineering projects.
  • Check and confirm the accuracy of the work performed and the methods used by engineering staff
  • Conduct various tests and quality assurance checks to verify the quality of completed projects
  • Monitor and determine various staffing and training needs.
  • Hire, train, and supervise engineering staff members.
  • Spearhead various research and development initiatives to identify opportunities for new projects and improved processes.
  • Communicate and collaborate with other managers, suppliers, and contractors.
  • Prepare and deliver various engineering-related presentations, both internally and externally.
  • Operate in accordance with the organization’s employment, health, and safety, equal opportunities and other legal requirements, organizational practices, policies, and procedures.
  • Conduct regular status meetings with all necessary stakeholders.
  • Contribute to the planning and development of the organization.
  • Deliver work within budget and agreed on targets.
  • Support and develop line-managed staff to ensure they are enabled to carry out their areas of responsibility efficiently and effectively.
  • Carry out Health and Safety risk Identification and assessments.
  • Establish and maintain a good working relationship with customers and other professionals.
  • Ensure technical team trains customers properly.
  • Responsible for being properly trained.
  • Carry out any other duties commensurate with the job role.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (Computer Science, Engineering, Elect. Elect. etc)
  • Master’s Degree in engineering management or business administration preferred.
  • 3 years of engineering experience, ideally in a management role.
  • Leadership skills necessary to manage and develop a team.
  • Organizational competencies and project management skills to keep projects, processes, and the entire engineering team on track.
  • Self-motivated attitude with the ability to multitask and thrive in a timeline driven environment.
  • Interpersonal communication skills with expertise.

Application Closing Date
2nd September, 2021.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: hr@talentsandskills.net copying recruitment@talentsandskills.net using the Job Title as the subject of the e-mail.


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