Systems Manager (GIS Experience)

New York, NY | Permanent | Job ID #57889 |
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Our client, a leading services company based in New York City is looking to hire a Senior Systems Manager in the GIS space. This role begins as soon as possible.

What you'll be doing:

  • Lead and direct a team to develop and implement solutions that drive value to the business across all internal organizations that are serviced
  • Lead the planning of all application roadmaps across upgrades, product lifecycles, improvements and more, which includes adhering to company policy and compliance for application security, cyber security, PIN information, Sarbanes Oxley, Corporate Risk Management, EH&S and software maintenance contracts
  • Utilize methodologies that drive quick response for our customers' changing needs
  • Add value through thought leadership across many tech initiatives across the company
  • Oversee and direct external vendors and service providers, partnering with internal IT and business teams, as well as, PM and project sponsor teams
  • Over see a host of IT projects across resources, scope, budget and schedule, as well as, deliverables
  • Partner with business leaders to align all IT projects against goals of the businesses
  • Lead the team in the development of new and enhanced IT products from initiation through launch, owning all requirements, business analysis, design, coding, configuration, customization, testing and implementation
  • Ensure IT's project management, functional, compliance, and cost management goals and KPIs are met. Life-cycles may be traditional Waterfall/System Development Lifecycle, Agile or other approved methodologies
  • Manage change across the implementation of new ideas, emerging or changing business needs, and scope or priority changes
  • Develop effective business relationships and manages and maintains open and effective communications with all stakeholders
  • Develops staff; researches/provides recommendation on technical training, evaluates/provides feedback for skill development of senior technical staff
  • Performs other related tasks and assignments as required

About you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in IT, computer science, business administration, engineering or decision sciences including mathematics, analytics, quantitative methods. Bonus if you have Master's Degree Majors in IT, etc.
  • Minimum 8 years experience designing, developing, implementing and operating technologies in one or more IT domains (applications, data, solution, infrastructure, process change management)
  • Ability to engage stakeholders and maintain open communications
  • Ability to interact with senior leadership, external stakeholders and communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience.
  • Must be flexible and able to work off-hours as required to support deployments, resolve production problems or respond to corporate emergencies
  • Three to five (3-5) years leadership or managerial experience
  • Driver's License required
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Training and/or certification in Project Management is a plus

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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