The Director of Enterprise Solutions reports directly to the CIO. The Director of Enterprise Solutions provides strategic leadership for centralized, enterprise-level technology service delivery for the Office of Information Technology. This position leads a team of managers responsible for the day to day management of all technical aspects of ERP, business intelligence (BI) and analytics technologies, and other enterprise applications. Accountable for ensuring alignment with IT vision and strategy within area of responsibility. Ensures the area’s technological level remains up to date, defines standards, and implements new policies, procedures and techniques. Establishes department goals and objectives. As part of the Leadership Team, the Director must effectively communicate and collaborate with leadership, and staff, across the university to support strong partnerships between IT and the community, and to ensure that the Office of Information Technology is positioned to meet the current and future needs of UCO.
Oversee the institution's information technology projects/activities. Direct/Manage/Supervise technology projects to meet specific university requirements. Develop and implement programs to maximize customer satisfaction and operational efficiencies. Hire and maintain staff and ensure adequate staffing for projects and university IT operations. Work closely with other leaders on campus to develop plans to meet institutional objectives and provide support resources.
This position is responsible for the day to day management of all activities of related to ERP (HR, Finance, and Student), and web services development and maintenance, their associated integrations, business intelligence (BI) and analytics technologies, and other enterprise applications that exist across the environment. The Director will be responsible for managing all project-related technical third-party vendors, solution delivery, internal technical project resources, and deliverables, and will be the single point of contact as needed for the appropriate UCO business functions in understanding solution details and deliverables as they relate to the project(s). Assists the CIO in aligning system support functions with the needs of the institution to provide effective technology support for end users.
Requires a university degree or equivalent work experience that provides extensive knowledge of fundamental theories, principles, and concepts. Requires the application of expertise in a chosen field to achieve results. Extensive knowledge and compressive understanding of functional area. 7+ years of experience with leading planning, including program development and innovation, program prioritization, and assessment. Appropriate profession accomplishments and credentials.
Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.