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Job Code:200400
Job Title:MANAGER / DIRECTOR, IT (SOLUTIONS ARCHITECTURE)
Job Category:INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY/SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
Location:LONDON, ON

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POSITION TITLE: 

MANAGER / DIRECTOR, IT (SOLUTIONS ARCHITECTURE)

JOB CATEGORY:

Information Technology/Software Engineering

INDUSTRY: 

Power Distribution

LOCATION: 

LONDON, ON

DATE: 

August 1, 2017

JOB ORDER NUMBER: 

200400

THE COMPANY: 

Our client is a major regional utility servicing commercial, industrial and residential customers in southwestern Ontario.  Unlike the perception of many utility operations they are very much avant-garde in their operations and culture, and their expertise and tools are sought after by many similar companies. 

THE OPPORTUNITY: 

They are currently seeking the talents of an experienced IT Manager/ Director to shoulder the responsibilities of the Systems Architecture department of their IT team.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:  The successful applicant will be responsible to:

-Lead the strategic design/roadmap, acquisition, management, and implementation of the IT infrastructure.
-Provide leadership in enterprise and emerging systems such as SAP.
-Provide recommendations impacting the selection and use of information technology.
-Develop, articulate and evolve the corporation's strategic information technology structural direction.
-Evaluate and analyze solutions from such perspectives as architecture, feasibility and cost.
-Lead multidisciplinary teams responsible for improving or re-engineering business processes and information systems.
-Manage long-term strategic planning, documentation and training.
-Coordinate the creation of policies, standards and guidelines regarding the selection, development, implementation and use of information technology platform.

EXPERIENCE: In order to be COMPETITIVE for this position, you will have:

-8 to 15 years experience in increasingly senior roles in a corporate IT setting.
-At least 5 years’ experience managing a team of 8 or more IT staff.
-Several years’ experience in an SAP environment.
-Several years’ experience focusing on System Architecture.
-Knowledge of specialized architecture in areas such as cloud computing, networks, cyber security and emerging technologies (e.g. SaaS, Green Button, Bluemix-Watson).

NOTE:  Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be acknowledged.

COMPENSATION: 

$120,000 - $135,000

EDUCATION: 

Degree in Computer Systems

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: 

Permanent, Full-Time

REQUIRED TRAVEL: 

None

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: 

No

MANAGES OTHERS: 

Yes - 10

CONTACT: 

Reg Shortt,  P.Eng., CPC

HOW TO APPLY:

Please click on the “APPLY” button located elsewhere on this job posting (preferred) or email your resume along with your answers to the following questions to: rshortt@stoakley.com

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE RECRUITER:

Reg Shortt: http://stoakley.com/meet-reg-shortt/

QUESTIONS:

  1. How many years’ experience do you have in increasingly senior roles in a corporate IT environment?
  2. How many years’ experience do you have at the Manager or Director level?
  3. How many years’ experience do you have in a SAP environment?
  4. How many years’ experience do you have working on System Architecture issues?
  5. What is your level of knowledge of specialized architecture in EACH OF the following areas - cloud computing, networks, cyber security and emerging technologies (e.g. SaaS, Green Button, Bluemix-Watson)?
  6. What is your current or most recent salary?
  7. How much bonus or other cash incentive did you earn in the past year?

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