Director of IT

We're seeking an IT Director to lead internal strategy and implementation for systems and people in support of a fast-growing international AgriTech company. This company is well-funded, dynamic, and innovative offering competitive compensation and benefits. If you're looking to take the next steps in your career, this is a great opportunity. Responsibilities: Define IT roadmap and initiatives in collaboration with business and engineering leaders to ensure that business objectives are met. Evaluate, recommend, acquire and administer critical business applications. Build relationships with vendors and negotiate advantageous contracts. Drive execution of IT projects: prioritize, allocate resources, develop and implement project plans. Manage, train, and build out the IT organization as the company grows. Foster a culture of continuous improvement and innovation. Identify inefficient, ineffective, or frustrating IT processes and technology and fix them. Develop, implement, and test disaster recovery and backup procedures to enable business continuity. Manage selection, standardization, purchasing, configuration and refresh of end user hardware (e.g. laptops). Integrate or migrate the IT systems of acquired companies. Manage internal networking infrastructure with a focus on security. Build out new infrastructure at new locations as needed. Job Requirements ? Willing and able to both lead a team and be hands-on. Strong communication, project management and logistical skills are critical. Must be able to drive projects spanning vendors and numerous internal groups to completion. Must be able to effectively understand the needs of internal teams, propose solutions, and resolve competing priorities. Must be able to clearly communicate ideas and status. Security-conscious: Subject matter expertise on security topics and data privacy; vigilant in their application to technologies and processes. Strong knowledge of network and infrastructure systems e.g. DNS, VPN, and network design Good working knowledge of SAAS business applications such as ERP, CRM, and email. Specific experience with Google Apps, Netsuite and Salesforce are a plus. Up to speed on current state of the art in terms of applications and infrastructure and keeping an eye on where things are going next Capable of working in a fast paced startup environment. Adaptable to changing circumstances. Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other related field. 10 years of IT experience, 5 years of managerial experience

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