VP – Information Technology Officer – To $165K Plus Bonus – Phoenix, AZ – Job # 2180

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill a VP – Information Technology Officer in the Phoenix, AZ area. The candidate will design, development and implementation of organizational information systems, software applications, and IT support and infrastructure systems. The candidate will direct and manage IT plans, schedules, policies, and programs for an organization’s data processing, network communications, business operations, computer services, and management information systems, according to established goals and objectives.

The opportunity has a generous salary of up to $165K plus bonus and a full benefits program. (This is not a remote position.)

VP – Information Technology Officer responsibilities include:

  • Building, managing, and mentoring the IT team, including ensuring ongoing training and development.
  • Overseeing Engineering, Technical Support, System Administration, and Computer Operations departments.
  • Developing and monitoring IT’s budget.
  • Overseeing the design, development, implementation, and operation of information systems, software applications, and IT support and infrastructure.
  • Directing and managing IT plans, schedules, practices, and projects for data processing, network communications, business operations, computer services, and information systems.
  • Successfully manage and serve internal and external associates and partners.
  • Implementing best and market-competitive practices on service level standards, controls, and upgrades.
  • Implementing advance planning for capacity and business continuity requirements, while driving for operational efficiency and financial excellence.
  • Fulfilling network reporting functions including performance, availability, and Service Level Agreement compliance reports.
  • Monitoring and managing system compliance with established policies and procedures.
  • Researching of new systems, software products and services recommended and approved by CIO.
  • All other reasonable duties as assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study (Coursework in Information technology management, strategic management of technology and innovation technology is preferred).
  • Ten or more years’ managing IT operations and/or network operations.
  • Management experience with teams of 10 or more, ideally with operational teams and contingent/contract workers.
  • Proven experience with systems planning, security principles, and general software management best practices.
  • Proven leadership and track record driving operations to improved performance.
  • General knowledge of storage and connectivity technologies, and directory services.
  • Ability to coach teams effectively and delegate effectively.
  • Ability to communicate security-related concepts to a broad range of technical and non-technical staff.
  • Acting as a bridge between IT and business process owners.
  • Exceptionally self-motivated, directed, excellent attention to detail, and problem-solving abilities.

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