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Director IT


Location: Mississauga


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.