Gokada : Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

Job Summary

Gokada is looking to add an experienced CTO who will lead the development team and develop amazing solution with creative use of technology.

  • Minimum Qualification: MBA / MSc
  • Experience Level: Entry level
  • Experience Length: 10 years

Job Description

Gokada is an on-demand last-mile delivery solution serving Lagos, Nigeria. With over 1,000 drivers, we are the largest last-mile delivery solution in Nigeria. Through technology, Gokada hopes to provide the most affordable and efficient delivery solution in Nigeria.

We are currently looking for a CTO to lead our development team in Lagos and help us achieve our goals.


  • Develop critical features to ensure alignment with the company’s business goals
  • Keep track of tech trends in the industry and identify competitive advantages
  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure maximum functionality and efficiency
  • Participate in strategy planning and manage technical risk
  • Build quality assurance and data protection processes
  • Communicate technology strategy to partners and investors
  • Help with IT hires: Conduct interviews to check the technical knowledge of candidates
  • Coach and mentor developers, including determining KPIs for them and monitoring their progress
  • Break down development tasks
  • Conduct code reviews


  • More than 10 years of working experience in the IT industry, including experience using Laravel, React JS / React Native and DevOps (with AWS or Linux based systems)
  • Proven experience as a CTO or similar leadership role
  • Up to date with latest technological trends
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Leadership and organizational abilities
  • Strategic thinking
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field; MBA or other relevant graduate degree is a plus

We are looking for product minded problem solvers who want to have an impact. If you want to be part of creating the next biggest platform in one of the largest markets in the world, apply now!

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| Full Time |
NGN Confidential
Job Function: Software & Data
| Full Time |
NGN Confidential
Job Function: Software & Data
| Full Time |
NGN Less than 75,000
Job Function: Software & Data