For one of our clients in Aruba, we are looking for a:
The IT Manager provides vision and leadership for developing and implementing information technology initiatives. This position directs the planning and implementation of enterprise IT systems in accordance with the mission, core values, and purposes of the organization.
- Authorizes and oversees the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, and support of all hardware and software based on organization wide needs;
- Develops configuration and monitoring standards for network performance and implements and monitors controls to ensure the standards are maintained;
- Evaluates business needs, objectives, and goals, researching products available and designating procedures to best meet those needs as a system;
- Analyzes complex business needs presented by the user community and clients and recommends technical solutions. Develops plans for implementation of new projects, coordinating process with project leaders;
- Develops and implements all IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, purchasing and service provision;
- Coaches and directs IT staff in operational activities to ensure compliance with company goals, objectives and the approved budget;
- Oversees negotiation and administration of vendor, consultant and service contracts;
- Develops business case justifications and cost and benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives;
- Develops an IT annual budget, providing justification when needed. Reviews and compares actual results to planned budgetary performance;
- Directs research on potential technology solutions and implementations in support of new initiatives, opportunities and procurement efforts.
- Master’s degree required. Degree in MBA, IT, CIS, computer science or similar field strongly preferred; networking, virtualization or security certifications preferred;
- Minimum of 6 years of experience managing and directing broad-based IT operations; Minimum of five years of experience in an operational environment preferred.
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