Director Of Technology

Visionaire Partners Alpharetta , GA 30005

Posted 3 months ago

Director of Technology
Exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager or Director to join an innovative technology company in this newly created role.
We are looking for a well rounded leader who can play a critical role in our transformation from an operations & services company into a software product company, as well as digitalization and the migration to the cloud. Initially you will be focused on working with the Vice President of this organization in defining our data strategy, leading data governance, and managing the delivery of data services for our entire organization. We are growing rapidly and will need you to step into other strategic projects.
Initial duties include assisting with defining data strategy and agenda, developing an inventory of present data assets, reviewing existing master data strategy and lead implementation, collaborating with your Vice President on strategic initiatives, developing data policies and standards, creating controls and governance framework to manage data across the enterprise, evaluating data storage vendors and cloud providers, developing strategy for consistent and integrated data warehousing, and creating a data architecture roadmap.
This is a direct hire position based in Alpharetta. Excellent opportunity to work on challenging projects and take your career to the next level.
5+ years of management experience
3+ years of people management experience
Transformation experience
Data & Analytics experience
Governance experience
Very strong experience developing and implementing strategy and strategic plans
Very strong technical background and understanding of technology so you can contribute to discussions on technical solutions and approaches
Must have experience in one of three categories below:
1). Healthcare Technology Company

  • A company that builds technology products for healthcare

  • Either in a data management, governance leader role, or technology / product leadership role where data was a critical focus
    2). Information Company

  • Experience in a company where information is the product

  • Good depth in data

  • Experience in one of the following roles: technology or product leadership role where data was a critical focus, or data acquisition leader or data management / governance leader
    3). FinTech Company

  • A company that builds technology products for external clients

  • Either in a data management / governance leader role or technology / product leadership role where data was a critical focus
    Strategic thinker
    Experience managing through major change (acquisition, merger, etc.)
    Well rounded background in a variety of software / applications related projects
    Cloud and on-prem platform experience
    Strong collaboration skills
    Consultative personality
    High energy
    Excellent communication skills
    Stable job record
    Data Lakes
    Experience with ETL and BI
    Data Visualization
    Technology / software firm experience
    Big 4 Consulting experience
    Must be authorized to work in the U.S. / Sponsorships are not available Contact:

Data and Analytics, Management

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Director Of Technology

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