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Information Technology - Director Job

Full Job Title: Dir, Info Technology

Job Number: 1802710

Location: Tampa, FL

Date Posted: 4-16-2018

Ensures the highest degree of user satisfaction by providing high-quality, high-availability information technology and services. Leads a team in the development of strategies, implementation, administration, troubleshooting, repair, monitoring and reporting of the company's IT applications and systems. Operates with a focus on continuous improvement, partnership, results and ROI. Exhibits a strong work ethic and inspires confidence as a technology steward.

Essential Functions:
  • Participates in the planning, and oversees the implementation, of strategies aligned to functional area.
  • Makes recommendations on matters of policy, and approves changes in functional area of expertise.
  • Works collaboratively with leadership to proactively develop relationships and manage communications with key stakeholders.
  • Ensures overall program management integrity through internal communication of program requirements.
  • Directs work assignments, measures results and initiates personnel actions as required.
  • Provides technical leadership for the design, deployment and operation of IT programs and services.
  • Applies experience and skills to advise and shape the information technology direction of company processes and procedures.
  • Maintains an ongoing partnership with the business to apply in-depth knowledge of the business operations, strategies, priorities and information requirements to meet business demands.
  • Ensures appropriate technical standards and procedures are defined. Manages the development of centers of excellence around key technologies.
  • Investigates, initiates, and manages process and cost saving improvement initiatives.
  • Coordinates activities of unit to meet budget and deadlines and resolves conflicting demands.
  • Sets overall goals, performance standards, and operational priorities, and manages resources towards operational goals and budget.
  • Provides input into budget. Oversees fiscal performance of functions managed.
  • Establishes objectives, schedules and cost data for the business of the function being managed.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.
Additional Responsibilities:Candidate Education:
  • Required A Bachelor's Degree in a related field
  • Required or equivalent work experience 2 additional years of experience in Information Systems
  • Preferred A Master's Degree in a related field
Candidate Experience:
  • Required 10 years of experience in Information Systems (IS)
  • Required 5 years of management experience
  • Required Other Prior experience "starting up" and delivering against an Information Systems initiative.
  • Required Other Experience with managing re-engineering and implementation of projects.
  • Required Other Significant project budget management experience, including forecasting, earned value management, and burn rate.
Candidate Skills:
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a matrixed environment
  • Intermediate Demonstrated interpersonal/verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated written communication skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated ability to deal with confidential information
  • Intermediate Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Intermediate Ability to work as part of a team
  • Intermediate Demonstrated project management skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated negotiation skills
  • Intermediate Ability to work in a fast paced environment with changing priorities
  • Intermediate Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated problem solving skills
  • Intermediate Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Intermediate Ability to influence internal and external constituents
  • Intermediate Other Strong background in project management tools like Project Server, Clarity, Planview, or similar
Licenses and Certifications:
A license in one of the following is required:
  • Preferred Other Professional certification in IT security or network / systems administration (CISSP, GIAC, MCSE, CCNA, CCIE, others) or IT disciplines.
Technical Skills:
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Excel
  • Required Intermediate Microsoft Word
  • Required Intermediate Other Knowledge of and/or ability to utilize COGNOS for budgetary decisions or review.
  • Required Intermediate Other Possess detailed knowledge of and verifiable experience with diverse technical platforms such as Windows NT/2000, Unix, Oracle, TCP/IP, voice / data networks, Internet /Intranet, routers, switches, firewalls, WAN connectivity, healthcare, and HIPAA patient privacy and security provisions
  • Required Intermediate Other Ability to actively participate in the design, implementation and support of complex telecom systems
  • Required Intermediate Other Strong background in project management tools like Project Server, Clarity, Planview, or similar

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