Director of IT

Director of IT

Synergis

Chamblee, GA

Direct Hire

Hybrid

Director of Information Technology
Direct Hire | Atlanta, GA (Hybrid)

Synergis’ client, a wholesale distributor for the home décor, event planning & floral industries, has engaged us in a search for a Director of Information Technology to join their growing team!   The Director of IT will be responsible for modernizing their technical landscape and drive their digital evolution, leading an information technology legacy landscape through a modernization transformation.  The selected candidate will provide leadership, drive strategies, make recommendations, and have hands on responsibilities for these innovative improvements.

Director of Information Technology | Background and Scope

  • Manage a talented team of driven technology professionals, including system administrators, network engineers, developers, and support staff.
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and maintenance of the organization's technology infrastructure, including hardware, software, networks, servers, and data centers.
  • Ensure the scalability, reliability, and security of IT systems and infrastructure.
  • Maintain and develop business continuity / disaster recover strategy to ensure consistent business operations in the event of any disruption
  • Create a current state and future state technology roadmap
  • Advise on mission critical solutions for key areas of IT transformation
  • Continuous identification of opportunities for technology-driven innovation
  • Partner with eCommerce leadership to support company growth and business strategies
  • Identify areas of improvements to enhance customer service and support company initiatives
  • Develop and mentor IT staff, fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth
  • Manage IT projects from initiation to completion, ensuring that Deliver IT projects from initiation to completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within scope, and within or under budget.

Director of Information Technology | Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree (required) or higher (preferred)
  • 8 to 12+ years of experience leading IT teams and technology innovation in a multi-functional capacity
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience in systems administration and support
  • 5+ years managing NetSuite (or similar) ERP environments
  • Knowledge of all ‘areas’ of significance to IT
  • Servers
  • Desktops
  • Voice
  • Internet
  • Web technologies
  • Solid knowledge of network management and security (i.e., network security best practices)
  • Knowledge / experience in the following areas:
  • VoIP Phone Systems
  • Overall data strategy
  • WMS system selection & implementation
  • Warehouse automation tools
  • Ongoing ERP stabilization & integration with key corporate systems
  • Infrastructure:  Networking, Storage, Server, etc.
  • Experience with creating, managing, and optimizing scalable database environments
  • Must have a project management mindset, with an unerring need to complete any task you’ve set out to accomplish
  • Results-oriented mindset with a passion for training and staff development
  • Strong leadership skills with a focus on communication, organization, and problem-solving
  • Broad knowledge of data network concepts, protocols, practices, and procedures.
  • Leader with proven track record of initiating and evangelizing change in an IT organization.
  • Manage relationships with external technology vendors and service providers.
  • Evaluate vendor offerings, negotiate contracts, and ensure service level agreements are met.

Director of Information Technology | Preferred

  • ITIL Foundations certification preferred

Director of Information Technology | Other:

  • Candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the US now, and anytime in the future.
  • Casual but professional work environment
  • Hybrid work schedule (3 days onsite, 2 days remote)
  • Only local metro Atlanta area candidates are being considered currently

About Our Client
Our client is a family-owned and operated company, established in 1997.   They recognize the critical importance of nurturing the global community and believe in making a difference in the world. Our client’s team is on a mission to reinvigorate the artistry of the floral industry and inspire those to floral professionals to continue to create beauty in all environments.  If you place a high value on honesty, commitment, generosity, and integrity, you may find a home at our client!

Disclosure:  The salary range for this position is $160,000 to $180,000 (dependent on factors including but not limited to client requirements, experience, statutory considerations, and location). Benefits available to full-time employees: medical, dental, vision, disability, life insurance, and 401k.  * Note: Disclosure as required by the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act (CO), NYC Pay Transparency Law, and sb5761 (WA).

 

To apply for this job please visit synergishr.workllama.com.

About Synergis

Our digital world has accelerated the need for businesses to build IT ecosystems that enable growth and innovation along with enhancing the Total experience (TX). Synergis partners with our clients at the intersection of talent and transformation to scale their balanced teams of tech, digital and creative professionals.

Synergis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

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