JOB TITLE                  Director of Technology - Dynamics 365  Startup                                                              

DEPARTMENT         Technology

GRADE                       Founding team

LOCATION                 Remote, London, Kenya, Rwanda

Who are we?

At Calitech Solutions, we’re committed to the establishment of a modern workplace across Africa and in doing so unlocking the African economic potential. To achieve this, we are building a talented and driven team that shares in our vision of delivering innovation and reliable customer service. We are a soon to be Microsoft Partner specialising in cloud-based software solutions, mobile application development, business intelligence and digital consultancy services.


What are we looking for?

We are looking for someone entrepreneurial, hardworking and driven for success. You would provide sound technical and non-technical leadership in all aspects of our business. Initially, you will be called upon to assist in the development of internal strategies and processes in the build-up to the go-live. You would have a strong technical background customising and developing Dynamics 365. The Technology Director and Co-Founder would own shares in the company and will participate in the establishment of the business in Kenya, East Africa and beyond. You could initially you would work remotely, with the intention of moving to Nairobi Kenya in six months.

Roles & responsibilities

Software Development

  • Must have strong experience customising, configuring and developing Dynamics 365
  • Must have strong solutions design experience
  • Must have strong Dynamics 365 deployment experience 
  • Must have the ability to plan, estimate and deliver on time using technology best practices 
  • Experience in one or more Microsoft technologies incl. SQL, DevOps, MS Projects, SharePoint, Power BI, Power Apps, Field Services, Azure or others

Strategic Management

  • Assist in developing the overall company vision and strategy in collaboration with the management team
  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Ability to develop and negotiate partnering strategies with other technical organisation
  • Experience participating in Product Development sessions would be an advantage

Team Management

  • Design, develop and adapt technology best practices and processes for project execution
  • Develop strong technical processes to ensure consistent and quality product and service delivery
  • Build a strong team culture that encourages participation, innovation, problem-solving and motivation
  • Build and develop a competent software development and support team that shares in the company’s vision
  • Use stakeholders feedback to inform necessary improvements and adjustments to technology


  • Initially, you would work remotely, however, you must be willing to relocate to Nairobi Kenya within a period of six months

  • A strong willingness to learn and continuously update your skills is a must
  • One or more certification in Dynamics 365
  • One or more Dynamics 365 vertical experience including Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, Talent, Finance, HR, Supply Chain and/or custom-built
  • A minimum of four years customising, configuring and developing Dynamics 365
  • Proven experience managing budgets
  • Proven experience using Agile Scrum and Waterfall
  • Knowledge and experience of one or more technology best practices including Scrum, Kanban, ITIL, Lean or others 
  • Proven experience leading and developing a team
  • A strategic thinker
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Bachelor degree or Masters in Computer Science, Business Management or related disciplines

Please apply by sending your CV to