GM (Tech & Innovation)

Kuala Lumpur Permanent Up to RM300000.00 per annum + Attractive benefits

The leading digital publisher in Malaysia, representing over 35 top authority brands is looking for a Gerneral manager to harness the power of data and technology to deliver engaging content that matters which is what the company’s vision entails.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Lead Engineering team to achieve business goals and roadmaps efficiently, including AI development to enhance operational efficiency (Using AI to optimize the existing processes ie content generation- how to use AI tools to work with partners to generate articles , content generation)
  • Manage team to meet deliverables within designated timelines, incorporating digital publishing product enhancements.
  • Translate business requirements into tech plans with the team.
  • Conduct R&D to optimize technology utilization.
  • Oversee cloud infrastructure design and system architecture.
  • Introduce new tech tools to improve product development.
  • Perform performance tuning and code reviews.
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to line managers
  • Conduct penetration testing for system reliability.

Skills & Requirements

  • IT/Software Engineering background.
  • Proficient in programming and multiple frameworks.
  • Experienced in cloud architecture and automation.
  • Demonstrated leadership and team building skills.
  • Innovative thinker with risk-balancing capabilities.
  • Competent in hardware and software design.
  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Strong communication and relationship management skills.
  • Enthusiastic about cloud development.
  • Willing to learn and take risks with a proactive attitude.
  • Detail-oriented and capable of multitasking.

For a casual chat to discuss other tech roles in Kuala Lumpur, reach out to me at

*Local Malaysians only

We’re proud to have won the 2023 HR Vendors of the Year awards for Best Executive Search Firm, Best Mid-Management Recruitment Firm, Best Recruitment Outsourcing Partner, and Leader of the Year for Ruby Celine, Salt Malaysia Country Director.

At Salt, our mission is Creating Futures by putting our clients, candidates, partners, and team members at the heart of everything we do. We extend our sincere appreciation to everyone who has contributed to our continued success.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2405-343605
Salary: Up to RM300000.00 per annum + Attractive benefits
Salary per: annum
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 07/08/2024
Job Industries: Technology
Job Locations: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Job Types: Permanent

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