Kelly Services Director of IT in North Augusta, South Carolina
Director of IT – healthcare / medical (W2, direct hire)
Overview: Kelly Services® is seeking a motivated, hardworking individual to join our client’s team as an IT Director. This is a direct hire role for a well-respected company in North Augusta, SC. All candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the United States and not require visa sponsorship or transfer, now or in the future. Please note, resumes from 3rd parties will not be accepted.
Position Title: Information Technology (IT) Sr. Director
Reports To: President
- Responsible for all client’s technology, Information Technology (IT) strategic direction, oversight of vendor technology products and platforms, ensuring appropriate levels of information privacy and security oversight and controls, and management of the IT function for the organization
Oversee internal and external day-to-day IT operations, providing overall management of technology vendor(s) and staff, developing the IT governance model, and a comprehensive on-going IT project management plan
Oversee investments in technology hardware, software, and talent to meet the goals and objectives. Ensure that all initiatives in the IT portfolio have clear business goals and success metrics
Maintain the Design the architecture for complex systems with constantly evolving requirements
Provide strategic direction and vision to direct the overall design of technology platform to ensure that current and future business goals can be met
Recommend the acquisition of computer and other information systems and applications to achieve the goals of the company
Assist in the creation and management of procurement processes for the acquisition of technology products and services
Initially, this role will collaborate with the internal staff and the stakeholders, including operation staff, Management, Vendors and others, to ensure the successful solution implementation to ongoing initiatives, ensuring that sufficient privacy and security, functionality and testing of solutions
In addition, lead technology operations project work plans; manage change requests and requirements
Manage vendor and internal solutions including developing and monitoring, maintenance plans, and developing and ensuring adherence to contractual Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) where applicable
Direct technology strategy and operations, including management of computer hardware and software, telecommunications and networks
Enforce and monitor compliance with company policies on the use of computers, internet, and data
Develop the budget for IT department and information technology apparatus of the organization.
- The ability to assemble and lead the IT team is an essential part of the Senior IT director job description. IT management skills also include planning, budgeting and clearly instructing employees
Must be decisive as to IT personnel matters
Acquiring or recommending technological infrastructure and solving problems
Competency in decision making which involves examining strengths, weaknesses, and consequences of particular actions or approaches. Certain emergency scenarios, such as malfunctions caused by viruses, necessitate quick action or advice by the manager
- Executives and others in the organization need easily-understood explanations of information technology matters. Computer and other information systems involve highly technical terms and procedures
Qualifications and Educational Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Engineering or related field required; Master’s Degree in Information Systems or Computer Science strongly preferred.
6+ years of experience managing/directing technology and information resources
Experience providing strategic IT direction.
Experience in directing groups of analysts and developers working on complex system projects to meet deliverables with tight timeframes.
Ability to communicate with, and support the technological requirements for internal and external Steak holders. Strong operational, organizational and negotiation skills required.
Proven project management skills, including experience managing technology vendors and vendor relations. Experience designing and monitoring technology service level agreements
Health care background and knowledge required
Experience with electronic data interchange (EDI) and health care data privacy and security preferred.
Candidate must be team player with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a very fast-paced organization
Please note that this is a direct hire role and resumes from third parties will not be accepted. This role does not offer visa sponsorship or transfer, all candidates must be presently authorized to work for any employer in the US and not require future sponsorship.
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About Kelly Services ®
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