Chief Information Officer (CIO)

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Miscellaneous



Overview:

Quantum Research International, Inc. (Quantum) is a certified DoD Contractor providing services and products to US/Allied governments and industry in the following main areas: (1) National Security and Force Modernization; (2) Command, Control, Communication, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (C4ISR); (3) Modeling, Simulation and Analysis; (4) Information Operations/Cyberspace; (5) Ballistic Missile, Fires and Aviation Support; (6) Space Operations and Control; (7) Test and Evaluation; (8) Survivability Analysis and Assessment; (9) Logistics and Fielding Support; (10) Programmatics and Leadership Services; (11) Intelligence Programs Support; (12) Homeland Security Solutions; and (13) Audio/Visual Technology Applications. Quantum's Corporate Office is located in Huntsville, AL, but Quantum actively hires for positions nationwide and internationally. We pride ourselves on providing high quality support to the U.S. Government and our Nation's Warfighters. In addition to our corporate office, we have physical locations in Arlington VA; Bel Air MD; El Paso, TX; Colorado Springs, CO; and Shalimar, FL.

Responsibilities:

  • Set objectives and strategies for the IT department
  • Select and implement suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits
  • Plan the implementation of new systems and provide guidance to IT professionals and other staff within the organization
  • Approve purchases of technological equipment and software and establish partnerships with IT providers
  • Oversee the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organization to ensure optimal performance
  • Direct and organize IT-related projects
  • Monitor changes or advancements in technology to discover ways the company can gain competitive advantage
  • Analyze the costs, value and risks of information technology to advise management and suggest actions

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as CIO or similar managerial role
  • Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure
  • Background in designing/developing IT systems and planning IT implementation
  • Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • A strong strategic and business mindset
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • BS/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; Master's Degree preferred

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.





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