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VP of IT

ExecuNet

This is a Full-time position in Pittsburgh, PA posted April 9, 2021.

Job Summary

This Senior Technology Leader will have responsibility for Company infrastructure solutions and technology operations and processes. The infrastructure and operations landscape covers data centers, virtualization solutions, wide area / local area / store wireless solutions, all middleware solutions (database, integration), storage solutions, backup solutions, client solutions, service desk / ITSM solutions, cloud solutions, store technology solutions, voice solutions, and quality assurance services

Job Description

  • Experience Required: 10 years of Senior Leadership experience in Information Technology with core focus on Infrastructure / Operations delivery. Experience Leading Teams that reside in India. Demonstrated experience in product innovation, cutting edge infrastructure technologies and operational practices, delivering solutions in a cloud platform, implementing Dev / Ops solutions, delivering platforms delivering digital solutions (mobile and web) and deliver world class IT Service Management capabilities
  • Education Required: Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology
  • Education Desired: Master’s Degree in Information Technology or Business

Job Responsibilities

  • Function as a Business Partner and trusted Advisor to the Company Enterprise and serve as a key contributor to the development, deployment and realization of the Company’s Strategic Plan. Partner with Business Leadership to determine the technology solution needs that best serve the Company’s Customers, Team Members and Stakeholders.  
  • Provide innovative leadership to the business by leveraging new technologies and new ways to utilize technology to create value in operational excellence, speed to innovation and better ways to provide technology solutions serving Associates and Customers customers
  • Ensure that the Company has the technology solutions (see detailed list in Job Summary section above) to meet its growth needs. Maintain knowledge of state-of-the-art data center, cloud, platform as code, quality assurance solutions / designs as well as emerging technologies. Identify appropriate technologies for IT infrastructure / operations initiatives and produce technology-driven innovations to further facilitate business objectives
  • Provide cost-effective management, rationalization and simplification of the Company’s portfolio of technologies and operational processes. Establish and enforce IT policies, best practices, processes, systems and technology portfolio and lifecycle management, program and project management (PMO), development standards, methodologies and the like.
  • Develop Infrastructure and Operations Management Leaders to be strong Leaders, Technologists and Managers. Work to continually develop each one of the management staff to create a high performing Infrastructure / Operations Leadership Team.
  • Execute budget management responsibilities to develop, maintain and manage the Infrastructure / Operations Team budget.
  • Ensure the delivery of Infrastructure / Operations solutions that are consistently of high quality, on time and on budget.Ensure performance to all elements — cost, schedule, budget, scalability and agility — as they relate to the existing plan and forecast. Continuously improve cost performance while introducing new IT functionality and innovation.