Alfred & Victoria Associates is one of Nigeria’s leading ICT solution based company. Our company offers a wide range of services which are in high demand of today’s emerging market. AVA has three major arms which have been streamlined to meet our customer's needs.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Technical ManagerLocation: LagosDepartment: EngineeringReports: to Country ManagerDirect Reports Team Leads Back Office and Field Engineering, Logistic and Facilities Manager.Job PurposeControls Technical resourcing, development and management.The TM is responsible for managing technical processes and engineering to ensure project success, focused on providing technical services delivery that meets client requirements in a profitable and timely manner.Duties & ResponsibilitiesEssential duties/key job roles and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:Meet with client teams and gather technical requirements prior to engagement.Identify technical resource and equipment requirements, efficient capacity planning and manage software and hardware availability.Able to make quick decisions and solve technical problems to provide an efficient environment for project implementation.Work with Project Manager to match resources to available jobs based on skill sets, previous experience & geographical location.Must ensure teams follow the correct procedures, policies and documentation requirements across project phases.Able to guide the team through the development, testing and implementation stages and review the completed work effectively.Responsible for ensuring all technical knowledge, processes, and procedures are developed, and updated.Provide direction and technical expertise in design, development and systems integration.Responsible for the acquisition, maintenance and management of all operational tools for Technical Development and Management.Provide line management for installation and commissioning resources. Conducts periodic performance reviews of team members and identify areas of improvement.Provide technical training to teams when required and serve as a technical mentor to team members.Provide direction and technical expertise. Ensure standard operating procedures and project guidelines are in place. Must ensure teams follow the correct procedures, policies and documentation requirements across project phases.Provide technical assessment and support during recruitment of technical hires.Provide high level technical support. Able to make quick decisions and solve technical problems.Supporting project managers with task allocation and resource coordination.Manage team communication. Conduct regular team meetings and track project progress.Expected OutputBelow are key outputs expected of the Technical Manager.Provide Technical Reports on projects.Periodic Technical Solutions Design document.Technical Proposal document.Technical Resource Planning documents – Capabilities, Specification, Allocation and Utilization.Organizational Process Assets Documents.Technical Resource Development Plans and Performance Assessments.Make presentations on project status, present monthly and annual reports to senior management.