13 days old

Director, IT Strategy

Gaithersburg, MD 20879
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    $115,000 To $140,000


Randstad Technologies, a global leader in IT Staffing and Services has an immediate need for an IT Strategy Director in the Montgomery County, MD area.

This position is market competitive and includes base salary, merit increases, stock options, and a strong benefits package.


As a critical member of the Information Technology team, serves as a strategic partner and primary liaison between IT and targeted business functions. Possessing a high degree of business and technical acumen, able to facilitate decision making at the Director level. Drive to address business needs including business growth, cost optimization, risk management, compliance and other organizational outcomes. Assess current business capabilities, envision and influence future capabilities, be a change agent to drive technology oriented business changes, support solution delivery and challenge ways of working to ensure genuine, tangible benefits.

Targeted business functions will include a subset of the following: R&D, Quality Control, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Quality Assurance, Clinical & Medical Affairs, Regulatory and Facilities & Engineering.

Job Responsibilities:

(Strategic Planning) Establish and maintain strategic relationships with assigned business stakeholders and across IT. Develop a deep understanding of each business unit's strategic objectives and operating models. In conjunction with Head of IT BRM, participate in short and long term planning sessions to improve business processes.

(Relationship Management) With the business, support and participate in formal status reporting. Manage stakeholder satisfaction with IT services. With technology teams (applications, infrastructure, security, project managers, and other BRMs), work collaboratively to share knowledge and ultimately develop more fit-for-purpose, robust and scalable solutions.

(Demand Management) Work with business stakeholders to proactively identify opportunities and coordinate with technology advisors for solution options. Support the maintenance of the demand portfolio for targeted business functions.

(Business Case Development) Collaborate with business stakeholders and contribute to the business case process by analyzing business value, benefits, risks, and estimated costs.

(Prioritization) Obtain alignment on priorities working with targeted business areas. Provide input to Sr Dir BRM and governance committee for alignment on the global portfolio of initiatives such that IT initiatives support investment decisions with the greatest impact for the business, our colleagues and our clients.

(Program/Project Management) Accountable as the IT lead of assigned projects for the targeted business functions. Collaborate with PMO to drive successful projects, and ensure outcome delivers agreed benefits.

(SME) Leverage experience and best practices for targeted business areas and information systems to provide specialized knowledge across the network and add value to overall business objectives.

(Advocate) Lead and may champion change management activities for assigned business functions with frequent communications. Ensures IT is are aware of key business changes and issues.


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