Director of Information Technology

Sequel is looking for a Director of Information Technology. This is a highly skilled professional position for someone with a proven track record to lead organizations technology function and be an integral part of a staff providing all aspects of technology support to the firm and its clients. This is a hands-on role encompassing the duties of a senior systems engineer, while providing leadership in developing Sequel’s strategic utilization and deployment of technology in providing superior client service in a fast-paced environment.

Qualified candidates will have the following:

  • Solid skills and resourcefulness in diagnosing and resolving system hardware, software and user issues, evaluating options to implement practical solutions and anticipating future needs.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and provide direction on technology requirements and solutions to firm leadership, the IT group and end-users to ensure the delivery of superior service and support to all users.
  • Experience in creating and managing yearly capital and operational budgets, and overseeing related purchases.
  • Strong strategic thinking, quantitative and analytical skills, and business judgment.
  • High level skills in managing a Help Desk, both in-house daytime and outsourced evening/weekend/holiday assistance, with a focus on delivering outstanding user support and continuous service improvements.
  • Ability to keep up with leading and common technology trends, as well as industry developments; specifically, advising leadership of best technology practices for software solution providers with a high focus on security issues for the firm and the firm’s clients.
  • Unquestionable capacity to maintain full confidentiality on sensitive issues and ensure full confidentiality of systems information.
  • Familiarity in managing, testing and maintaining a disaster recovery site.
  • Minimum of 6 years of related IT management experience with strong preference for professional service industry experience.

Other helpful skills:

Familiarity w/ SDLC (Software Dev Life Cycle),  Technical audit experience, Technical documentation, Network communications (WAN, Routing, RFID), GIS, Big Data Management, Data Integration w/ Remote Sensing technology, and Infrastructure experience.

Email your resume to info@thesequelgroup.com