Health Management Systems, Inc. Director, Information Technology and DevOps in Danvers, Massachusetts

The Director of IT manages the people, priorities, projects and day-to-day work of the DevOps and corporate IT teams. Works closely with the VP Engineering to develop strategic and tactical IT roadmaps in line with corporate goals and department objectives. Leads teams to high levels of performance relative to roadmap objectives.

Essential Functions:

  • Plans and directs DevOps projects and work

  • Plans and directs corporate IT projects and work

  • Manages DevOps and IT budgets and approvals

  • Provides technical information and assistance to Security and Compliance functions

  • Serves as primary contact for infrastructure, security, and computing systems to internal and external customers

  • Serves as primary contact for external technology vendors in the areas of physical computers, networking, security, and communications.

Other Functions:

  • Performs other functions as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Expert in scoping and planning technical projects and work organization

  • Advanced ability in managing and leading people, and driving results

  • Sound knowledge of cloud technologies, e.g., AWS

  • Ability to juggle multiple (5 ) projects simultaneously

  • Ability to provide leadership, coaching and counseling

  • Ability to attract talent and build and lead a team

  • Ability to drive change

  • Working knowledge of HIPAA, compliance

  • Working knowledge of security best practices

  • Partners effectively cross-organizationally

Work Conditions and Physical Demands:

  • Primarily sedentary work in a general office environment

  • Ability to communicate and exchange information

  • Ability to comprehend and interpret documents and data

  • Requires occasional standing, walking, lifting, and moving objects (up to 10 lbs.)

  • Requires manual dexterity to use computer, telephone and peripherals

  • May be required to work extended hours for special business needs

  • May be required to travel at least 10% of time based on business needs

Minimum Education:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field OR equivalent combination of experience and education

Minimum Related Work Experience:

  • 12 years’ experience working in various areas of IT, networking, storage, etc. in an operational capacity.

  • 3 years as a technical manager.

  • Proven ability to manage and deliver to a budget.

  • Proven ability to manage external vendors and make cost-effective technology decisions.

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Title: Director, Information Technology and DevOps

Location: Massachusetts-Danvers

Requisition ID: 1700113T