- Function: IT Management
- Job Ref: 226996
Global real estate firm seeking a SVP of Technology to lead a technology team and be a strategic business partner to help lead the company to greater competitiveness, more profitability and higher enterprise value. The position will report to the President & CEO and will collaborate to enable innovation, identify technology opportunities and enhance the digital business transformation.
? Set and implement the technology strategy of the company in alignment with the overall corporate strategy and market development
? Direct and manage all R&D efforts as well as all technological business needs
? Develop and execute technology vision, strategy and portfolio while ensuring alignment with all stakeholders
? Build, lead, and develop a technology team, promoting a positive environment and teamwork spirit, developing competence, and providing clear vision, issue resolution, motivation and mentoring
? Lead in a Scrum/Agile environment with a proficient knowledge of the development and engineering of new technologies.
? Lead the team as a data architect with proficiency in running sprints and using Jira
? Oversee company’s technology infrastructure, from workplaces to productivity applications
? Conceptualize, align and execute all IT and technology projects for the company, including the evaluation of and the integration with new clients’ systems, service providers, and information collection and delivery platforms
? Act as the liaison between the Americas headquarters and the global technology organization aligning digital and technology strategies and initiatives
? Conceptualize and implement security policies, processes, controls and standards to detect and mitigate vulnerabilities and threats, including data privacy, business continuity and disaster recovery concepts
? Manage user service levels and service desk for all technology and communication services to ensure extraordinary end user satisfaction
? Manage external service providers on all technical matters and deliverables as well as negotiating IT contracts
? Develop and manage the technology operating budget while identifying opportunities to enhance efficiencies and cost effectiveness
? Analyze relevant metrics to drive strategy and performance
? Mentor team in software and data architecture, DevOps, and cloud computing best practices
? Establish QA practice and ensure quality software deliverables
What we are looking for:
? Bachelor’s degree in business, computer science or related field or Master’s in business with technology discipline
? 10+ years executive level technology experience
? 10+ years leadership experience including P&L and budget management
? Experience in a Scrum/Agile environment using Jira a plus
? Experience as a lead/Senior development engineer a plus
? Proven success building high performing teams
? Proven track record of innovation strategy
? Experience with AWS (S3, RDS, EC2, Lambda, etc.)
? Working knowledge of CI/CD pipeline management ( continuous integration / continuous deployment), DevOps, and Agile best practices
? Able to take a “hands-on” approach, getting under the hood to resolve issues while also delegating and distributing the workload to appropriate team members ? Thorough knowledge of security best practices and ability to develop secure systems and processes
? Ability to construct a solid data architecture plan to consolidate data from multiple data sources into a cohesive and comprehensive data platform using PostgreSQL on AWS RDS
? Extensive ability to work with data from MongoDB, DynamoDB, and SQL databases
? Solid understanding of the technology stack used: ReactJS, React Native, NodeJS, TypeScript, Serverless Framework, AWS RDS, AWS Lambdas, SQL, NoSQL
This is an excellent opportunity for an IT leader looking to impact change at this global organization in the midst of their digital transformation. Fantastic benefits including competitive pay & bonus plan, robust PTO, 100% remote work, matching 401(k), full suite of medical benefits that are at almost zero cost to the employee and much, much more. Please send your detailed resume including your LinkedIn profile to begin discussions about this awesome leadership opportunity!
Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.
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