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Director of Information Technology (IT Director)

Location: Charlotte, NC

The Director of Information Technology (IT Director) will act as the liaison between IT and the business units. You will take the lead in developing and administering a comprehensive strategic technology plan supporting the compliance mission and goals of the company. The position leads the company’s efforts to move secure and scalable computer systems and technologies forward to ensure success in systems development, network architecture and services, telecommunications, web services reliability, and conforming to legal and compliance requirements. The IT Director will provide their own project portfolio and program management and serve as lead project manager as needed.


  • Leads development and implementation processes for the organization’s IT systems.
  • Develops and implements business continuity protocols to minimize disruption to business operations in the event of emergencies or data loss.
  • Establishes efficiency and efficacy standards, providing recommendations for improvement of IT infrastructure.
  • Maintain a detailed understanding of IT operational performance and ongoing development progress by playing a leading role in problem resolution.
  • Analyzes IT infrastructure and systems performance to assess operating costs, productivity levels, upgrade requirements, and other metrics and needs.
  • Oversees security of systems, networks, and enterprise information.
  • Facilitates IT security audits or investigations.
  • Develops and maintains relationships with external IT vendors and service providers.
  • Coordinate multisite IT systems.
  • Develop and manage the CAPEX and OPEX budgets for the application portfolio and communicate project and budget status to key business stakeholders

The expectations of this position, as stated above, are not all-inclusive but generally describe the responsibility of the work. Other duties may be assigned.

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Ability to communicate complex problems in a non-technical and simplified manner.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent analytical and leadership skills.
  • Thorough understanding of IT and practical applications to support the company’s goals.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science required; master’s degree or MBA preferred.
  • 8+ years of IT applications delivery/management experience.
  • 5+ years of IT business analysis experience.
  • 5+ years of IT project/program management.
  • 3+ years of cross-functional IT project work.
  • High level of up-to-date technical know-how related to IT, communications, and compliance.
  • Up to date knowledge of information security practices and their application, including 2 to 5 years of experience in managing Compliance programs such as ISO 9001, ISO 27001, HIPAA,

HyTrust, and other related control frameworks.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $115,000.00 - $145,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Charlotte, NC 28209: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • Systems analysis: 3 years (Preferred)
  • IT project management: 5 years (Preferred)
  • IT support: 8 years (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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