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Director of Technology

Company: Net Pay Advance Inc
Location: Wichita
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

DEPARTMENT : Executive JOB TITLE : Director of Technology REPORTS TO : President/CEO JOB PURPOSE: We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Director of Technology to set strategy and make executive technology decisions on behalf of the organization including managing a technology budget and making the necessary investments to align the organization with its vision for its technological needs.The Director of Technology will also need to see their role through the lens of the business, while driving innovative technologies that will enhance the company?s products and services and create a sustainable competitive advantage for the company. The ideal person for this role will have the requisite experience, skills, passion, and leadership capabilities necessary to drive continued rapid and profitable growth for our company.As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, the Director of Technology will play a key role in establishing the technology vision and lead the company?s technological innovation and development. He/she will recommend and implement the technical strategy roadmap that will align with company business goals and objectives in support of continuing growth. This position is responsible for bringing strategic Technology leadership to the organization by developing and driving the technology vision of the company as the leader in today?s complex and evolving technology landscape.The Director of Technology will also be responsible for developing, implementing, and monitoring a strategic, comprehensive enterprise cybersecurity and IT risk management program. They will provide the vision and leadership necessary to manage the risk to the organization and will ensure business alignment, effective governance, system and product availability, integrity, and confidentiality.We are seeking a results-oriented Director of Technology to join the team at our corporate offices. The ideal candidate will understand the day-to-day operational demands of a company, working within the corporate environment to the benefit of the entire portfolio. He/she is expected to be a strategic business partner and contributor, understanding key business drivers and building effective relationships throughout the organization. ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Director of Technology _RESPONSIBILITIES_ Provide technical leadership at the enterprise level and serve an integral role in operations and business development. Develop objectives and strategies for the implementation of innovative solutions while optimizing existing systems, applications, and information Make recommendations and present business advantages for technology initiatives and improvements Lead the Technology team in identifying, comparing, selecting, and implementing technology solutions and partnerships to meet current and future needs Track and control the developments of annual operating and capital budgets for purchasing, staffing, and technology operations Design and lead the implementation of our strategy for technology while ensuring the implementation and enforcement of technology standards across the organization Advocate and communicate technology capabilities internally and externally, including leadership, external auditors, customers, partners, and vendors Share information and develop a collective understanding of programs and issues Structure technology policies, procedures, and standards to ensure organizational success Make technology-related recommendations supported by data for policy adoption that includes analysis of current regulatory actions, technological innovations, and fiduciary considerations Conduct research to remain up-to-date and knowledgeable regarding industry trends and emerging technologies in anticipation of new processes and system alterations. Analyze and improve upon technology standards across the organization to maintain a technological advantage Proactively, independently, and continually analyze, improve, and lead the company Information Security and data privacy program across the company?s landscape to protect all company data, networks, clouds, systems, and applications against cyberattacks, malware infections, phishing, data abuses and leaks, compliance violations, and material audit findings. Research, plan, and lead security and privacy projects across all security domains, including application and database security, network security, access controls, firewalls, encryption, and intrusion detection. Using hands-on security tools, lead risk assessments, vulnerability tests, penetrations tests, and gap analyses against company web and mobile applications, databases, servers, wired and wireless networks, cloud environments, and third-party systems, and give expert-level recommendations on best controls to harden systems. Discover, document, prioritize, and remediate vulnerabilities using standard threat risk models, while balancing threat risks against other critical and competing business priorities. Improve alignment between business, IT, and security organizations by developing coordinated compliance program components and performance measurements that directly support overall business objectives. All other duties as assignedJob Type: Full-timePay: $120,000.00 - $150,000.00 per yearBenefits: 401(k) 401(k) matching Dental insurance Employee assistance program Flexible spending account Health insurance Life insurance Paid time off Relocation assistance Vision insuranceSchedule: 8 hour shift Monday to FridayWork Location: One location

Keywords: Net Pay Advance Inc, Wichita , Director of Technology, Executive , Wichita, Kansas

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