VPIT – Los Angeles, Ca and/or Tulsa, Oklahoma
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No relo offered. Must be willing to live in LA or Tulsa, depending on corporate future direction of the business.
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JOB QUESTIONS WHEN APPLYING:
(Please provide your # of years’ experience, & last year used Per Bullet below. Elaborate as needed and state NA if none)
TITLE: Vice President Information Technology
LOCATION: Los Angeles, Ca area and the possibility of Tulsa, Oklahoma
HIERARCHY: Reports to CTO – Peer to VP Engineering
SIZE OF STAFF: to be discussed
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: All Infrastructure/Network IT staff and involvement in Data Management and Hosting. Provides support to Development team infrastructure needs for DEV, QA, Pre-Production & Production environments for all product lines of the company.
SALARY: to be discussed
OVERVIEW: Are you a seasoned Global VPIT who is still pretty hands-on? Do you enjoy working with smaller companies that are growing? Are you experienced at strategic planning and forecasting a company’s long-term systems needs and hardware acquisitions? PCI DSS and SOX Compliance, NIST Systems Security Standards experience is very important in this role.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS (When applying please provide your # of years’ experience, & last year used Per Bullet. Elaborate as needed and state NA if none)
The Vice President of Information Technology determines the organization’s long-term systems needs and any hardware acquisitions needed to accomplish the organization’s business objectives. Establishes and directs the strategic long-term goals, policies and procedures for an information technology department. Gives technical guidance on high-priority projects and orients the company to trends in the information technology industry.
In addition, the Vice President of Information Technology reports to the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and is responsible for the development of functional or business unit strategy for the entire organization. Implements corporate vision and establishes IT strategy for the department. Executes multiple high-impact initiatives to achieve overall corporate goals.
Among others, the responsibility of the Vice President IT is the management, planning, strategy, security and execution of IT infrastructure for a globally dispersed and online enterprise organization. This position will in conjunction with the CTO, set overall infrastructure strategy, security posture and oversee technical projects in alignment with organizational goals and direct the effective delivery of networks, development, security and disaster recovery systems and processes.
In conjunction with the CTO, the Vice President IT will supervise Directors, Managers and teams of engineers actively working on the company environments, while working closely with management, external vendors and advisors to advance systems operations throughout the organization. Other duties include researching and recommending new products, identifying new market opportunities and leading efforts to improve IT processes.
All Infrastructure/Network IT staff and involvement in Data Management and Hosting. Provides support to Development team infrastructure needs for DEV, QA, Pre-Production & Production environments for all product lines of the company.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities