Do you want to help build a world-class institution from the region, experience the thrill of being part of a high-growth technology company, and improve people’s lives?
There is only one way to build an awesome institution: to attract exceptionally talented people who are aligned with the mission of the organisation and make them partners in success. At Careem, our mission is to simplify the lives of people, initially through solutions that make transportation in the region reliable, and over time, through disruptions in payments and logistics. In the process, we want to build an organisation that inspires and become a world-class institution from the region.
We have had a phenomenal start. Founded in 2012 by former entrepreneurs and McKinsey alums, Careem is an innovative transportation service operational in 27 cities from Morocco to Pakistan. With 30% monthly growth, we are one of the fastest growing companies in the region. Our recipe for success has been a team that thrives on challenges, is passionate about solving problems, is not afraid to work super hard, and is a true partner in the company through generous stock option grants. We have attracted strong regional and international investors and are positioned on the cusp of significant scale. Read more about us in the New York Times or Arabian Business.
The Director of IT is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining the company’s IT strategy. The IT Director will have a strong knowledge of current and future technological solutions to formulate an overall IT direction, leveraging techniques and technologies to provide competitive advantages for the company. The IT Director will have responsibility for developing, maintaining and executing best practice processes and procedures to assure the quality of IT systems and solutions. The position will provide project leadership for critical business system implementations; provide daily technical, administrative and supervisory oversight for the IT team, including mentoring, resource allocation, goal setting and performance evaluations.
The three major focus areas are:
This job has been filled or removed by Careem.
You can leave your email address and we will send you an email when there is a new IT Director job post.✕