We're looking for an IT Innovation Manager for one of our top-notch clients in the Denver area. Startup mentality with strong interest in artificial intelligence, machine learning, IoT and Blockchain.
As the IT Innovation Manager, you will be responsible for the overall leadership of the Innovation group, within Information Technology Services (ITS), and the functions and associates who operate within the group. Position provides leadership, vision, strategic direction and day-to-day management and is responsible for the overall effectiveness of the function and its relationship within the business.
Researches emerging technologies and their potential application to current and future business initiatives. Examples include artificial intelligence, machine learning, IoT and Blockchain
Provides advancement of technology through demos, pilots and proof-of-concepts using websites, mobile apps, virtual reality and augmented reality
Provides progression of business technology solutions in the areas of data analytics and business intelligence
Leads technical consultation with technology start-up vendors, academic institutions, interns and internal stakeholders
Manages and provides leadership for the functional group's development, direction, and effectiveness, adhering to organizational policies and processes and supporting overall business and corporate objectives
Participates and promotes subordinate participation on cross functional and/or inter-organizational teams
Leads the strategy and long-range planning processes within areas of responsibility
Accountable for planning and processes within areas of responsibility
Communicates effectively with all levels of management, including officers and directors, in group presentations and one-on-one
Directs the development and management of budget for areas of responsibility
MINIMUM QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or, equivalent of education and experience enough to successfully perform the essential functions of the job may be considered.
Minimum 10 years' experience
Requires 7 years of IT management experience in areas of responsibility within a comparably sized or larger company
A strong demonstrated background in hardware, software, and data technology architecture functions
Proven experience delivering technology solutions at any level of the technology stack ranging from backend data storage to front-end user-interface (on-premise and cloud-based) as well as data integration technologies
Highly skilled at communicating innovation initiatives and point-of-view/value proposition in a clear and compelling manner across diverse groups including leaders and technical staff
Skilled at aligning organization and business goals, with success driving and managing organizational change
Proven leadership and managerial abilities demonstrated by developing, coaching, and training others in an organizational setting
IT Innovation Manager
Corus Group, LLC