Associate CIO of Infrastructure and Enterprise Systems

University of Arkansas
155 S Razorback Road ADSB 220
Fayetteville, AR 72701
United States

Application Closing Date
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Experience Required
Degree Required
Security Clearance Required
Yes Background Check
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description
The Associate CIO of Infrastructure and Enterprise Systems serves as a member of the CIOleadership team and reports directly to the CIO. The duties for this position include the following: develops and coordinates comprehensive technical and operational plans which incorporates the goals and objectives that work towards the strategic direction of the university and IT; oversees the design, development, deployment and management of technology solutions and services; ensures consistent and reliable applications, infrastructure, systems and services; ensures that systems are scalable to meet the growing needs of the university; identifies and implements new solutions; contributes to the overall IT architecture; in collaboration with the CIO and IT management, oversees the prioritization and management of a portfolio of complex programs and projects spanning the entire campus using best practices and maintaining effective communication with project sponsors and key stakeholders as needed; evaluates and assesses current technology and operations to guide future decisions with a focus on continuous improvement, quality of service and emerging and innovative technologies for a higher education environment; assists the CIO with facilitating an IT governance strategy that ensures communications and transparency of IT project initiatives and university resources; leads, influences, and manages a staff of IT professionals in maintaining systems and related infrastructures, and coordinates the design, build, and integration of new application solutions; ensures efficiency and best-in-class service delivery in managing day-to-day operations. Areas of responsibility for this position include Network Services, Systems Administration, Enterprise Applications teams, and associated teams.
Job Requirements
Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education
At least 10 years of IT experience with progressive levels of responsibility
At least five years of IT leadership/management experience
Demonstrated IT budget management responsibilities
Proven experience in the successful delivery of complex IT projects along with evidence of direct responsibility for strategic planning, organizational development, client and infrastructure support and fiscal and personnel management
University of Arkansas
Candace Croseford
155 S Razorback Road ADSB 220
Fayetteville AR 72701
United States