Associate VP for Technology Services/CIO
Posting Number: 0601023
Job Title: Associate VP for Technology Services/CIO
Position Type: Staff
Duration of Position: Full Time
Work Location: San Antonio, TX
Department: Business Affairs
Pay Rate: Competitive
Job Summary/Basic Function: Under general supervision, this position provides vision and strong leadership in the development, management, and operation of information technology services; provides and ensures excellent customer service in support of the mission and goals of the university; monitors the strategic planning and performs assessments for all direct and indirect staff; and serves as the university's senior subject matter expert for all technology related issues affecting the university.
Work Hours: Typically Monday-Friday; 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
May work beyond normal office hours and/or weekends.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
- Selected candidates must pass a pre-employment background investigation and degree verification (if required) to be hired for this position.
- The above duties may not be performed in every position with this title and the above functions may not include all related duties that might be performed. This position requires physical activities supportive of the above job duties. Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary.
- If you are a male age 18 through 25, you must be properly registered with the Selective Service System to be eligible for hire.
- Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.
Posting Date: 06-20-2017
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Quicklink for Posting: employment.tamusahr.com/applicants/Central?quickFind=51903
Percent of total time: Responsibility / Duty: Is this function essential? 35
Provide leadership for all information technology services of the university, encompassing planning, staffing, budgeting, evaluating personnel, analysis of systems, and accountability for department activities. Information technology includes, but is not limited to, information technology services, technical infrastructure (including voice, data, and imaging), application services, and academic technology.
Manage strategic and tactical activities to ensure customer satisfaction, technical delivery, contract compliance, and resource management. Deliver strategic advice to university leadership regarding system capabilities, forecasting growth, data management needs, hardware and software recommendations.
Advise the university regarding technology trends and directions as they relate to university business operations and higher education.
Responsible for managing personnel actions and creating staff training and development opportunities for IT employees. Lead and direct efforts using appropriate management skills including decision making, communication, and time management skills.
Serve as the Information Resources Manager (IRM) for A&M-San Antonio as required by the State Department of Information Resources (DIR). Prepare Texas A&M System and State of Texas Information requirements. Obtain necessary continuing education to remain current in the field of information technology, including emerging information systems technology and equipment. Ensure all university rules, procedures, and guidelines required by Texas A&M University System and Texas Administrative Code (section 202) are actively in effect, implemented, reported on time, and maintained current.
Participate on committees or working teams as needed. Serve as subject matter expert for campus technology.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Necessary Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in related field.
Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree in related field.
Necessary Qualifications: 10 years of senior level experience managing information technology operations.
10 years of supervisory experience.
Demonstrated experience with executing complex technology projects in a fast-growing environment.
Preferred Qualifications: 5 years of CIO higher education experience.
Creating and managing technology budgets.
Project Management experience related to SunGard Banner or comparable Student Information System (SIS).
Experience with compliance. TAC 202, NIST and audit remediation.
Other Requirements or Other Factors
Other Qualifications for Posting: Necessary
Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others. Strong interpersonal and organizational skills.
Texas A&M University-San Antonio (TAMU-SA) is a new comprehensive university in the established Texas A&M University System serving students from a culturally diverse and largely non-traditional population. The university was created to address the educational needs in South San Antonio and surrounding areas. The current enrollment is approximately 5,500.
Texas A&M-San Antonio is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons regardless of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity.