Robert Half IT Director in Western Suburbs, Illinois
Robert Half Technology is searching for a Director of Technology. This is a direct-hire opportunity located in the Western Suburbs of Chicago.
Technology directors oversee the infrastructure of all company technical operations. They are responsible for developing and leading the IT strategies and solutions that align with the strategic plan of the company, including leading, directing and managing a technology team. In addition, the director of technology is responsible for ensuring the IT platform is in compliance with regulatory practices, eliminating security risks and increasing customer satisfaction. These professionals are responsible for the acquisition, operation, integration and problem-solving aspects of hardware and software systems. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are required, in addition to the ability to identify and propose new IT business processes.
Developing and overseeing an organization’s long-range technology function and evaluating it according to multiteam goals
Creating and executing new technology strategies
Hiring and managing IT staff
Directing the effective delivery of networks, development, and disaster recovery systems and processes
Manage Vendor Relationships
Document what exists/ maintain and update documentation
Prioritize employees workload
Liaison between employees and upper management
Manage vendor contracts/ relationships
Negotiate new terms and conditions when needed
Negotiate renewals and replacements
Negotiate pricing and services
Manage IT Budget
Respond to emergencies when needed
Ability to hire new IT Engineers if needed
Coordinate with software development department
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