CAIA’s Director of IT is responsible for overseeing our IT department, including Network Administration, Database Management, IT Help Desk, and System Application support and to ensure that all IT activities are aligned with the objectives of the organization. The IT Director will plan, coordinate, direct, and design all operational activities of IT, as well as provide direction and support for IT solutions that enhance critical organizational services and operations for internal and external users.
The Director will work closely with all department directors to identify, recommend, develop, implement, and support cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the organization. Strong analytical business skills, technical competence, communication, organization, and leadership skills are a must. Stays abreast of emerging technology trends, understands how they meet organizational needs, and recommends new technologies that can add value to new initiatives.
Management / Leadership
Provide strong vision, strategy, and direction for IT based on a thorough understanding of the organization's goals and objectives
Knowledge and Skills
7+ years of broad IT experience with strong emphasis on delivering value to business stakeholders, maintaining a high-quality customer service culture, strong decision making, and being an advocate for IT across the organization
3+ years in a senior management / leadership capacity within an organization
5+ years or experience managing and/or directing an IT operation
7+ years of relevant industry experience, including experience leading IT functions including service desk, database administration, and network administration
Bachelor's Degree or an equivalent level of education and experience in IT, Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field of study preferred
Experience identifying and managing SaaS, Cloud, and Hosted environments a plus
PMP or equivalent a plus