Our client is an established and successful firm that integrates software in the financial services and banking industry. We seek a Director of Information Technology to be responsible for the leadership of the team, department budgeting, planning and the delivery of I.T. services.
Managing the day-to-day activities of the software development team providing coaching and leadership.
Managing the day-to-day activities of the systems administration team for data and network centers.
Provide the management of the software development life cycle from development through delivery ensuring milestones are met.
Design, code and test major features with team members, SW Engineers, Application Specialists and other members of the technical team to deliver changes and results.
A minimum of 5 years of experience in a management or leadership role.
A minimum of 10 years’ experience in a software development organization.
Practical experience with .NET frameworks, Java and C++.
Experience working in the financial services, banking or FinTech industry.
Excellent presentation, communication (verbal and written) and interpersonal skills are required.
Experience with legacies such as COBOL are an asset.
Experience managing external vendors and contractors.
Candidates must have the ability to travel internationally as required.