Arundel Federal Savings Bank is seeking a Director of Information Technology (IT) to lead the oversight of our infrastructure for all technical operations. Seeking hands-on professional who enjoys rolling up their sleeves and working with the team to achieve goals, eliminate security risks and increase customer satisfaction. Successful candidates will have experience in overseeing change management as well as extreme knowledge of infrastructure hierarchy for information systems. Able to manage and motivate people at various levels. Requires both operational and systems maintenance experience to assist with system evolution. The ideal candidate will be experienced in creating and implementing IT policies and systems that will meet objectives. The goal is to ensure IT systems and people are effective and functioning within the limits of budget, time and specifications of the organization.
Responsibilities and duties:
Develop reliable metrics for hardware, software and storage while ensuring strategic planning.
Communicate clearly with administrative and bank staff as well as vendors.
Identify security vulnerabilities and eliminate them with strategic solutions that increases data safety.
Identify and recommend new technology solutions that we can implement in the bank.
Devise and establish IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management
Identify the need for upgrades, configurations or new systems and report to upper management
Assist in building relationships with vendors and creating cost-efficient methodologies.
BA/BS in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, or related coursework preferred, or relevant work experience may be substituted;
Must have proven experience at IT Director or similar level role;
Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications;
Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks, etc.;
Experience in managing information technology budget;
Excellent organizational and leadership skills;
Outstanding communication abilities;
Ability to comprehend and perform duties independently;
Ability to manage multiple priorities/projects simultaneously and produce the desired results; and
Able to travel locally.
Internal Number: IT-1
About Arundel Federal Savings Bank
Arundel Federal has offices in Brooklyn, Glen Burnie, Pasadena, Severna Park, Gambrills and Annapolis. We have committed ourselves to personal, friendly service. We know most of our customers by name and there are no 800 numbers at Arundel Federal. We are consistently rated as one of the safest financial institutions with capital levels far in excess of federal regulatory requirements.
"Your Vision. Our Strength." is the phrase that we have adopted for our on-going advertising and promotional efforts. This phrase describes what we do and have consistently done for over 100 years.....use our strong capital position and financial strength to help our customers achieve their financial dreams and personal visions.
Arundel Federal Savings Bank is an EEO/AA employer who recruits/hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, age, national origin, citizenship, veteran status, marital status or disability, or any other factor prohibited by law. We promote the concept of equal employment in accordance with all applicable federal and state laws. Arundel Federal maintains a smoke-free and a drug-free workplace. Necess...ary accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of any position.
Candidates must possess the legal right to work in the United States and are subject to a background investigation. It is not our practice to sponsor individuals requiring work visas.
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 form upon hire.