LGS Innovations, a leader in government telecommunications and network integration, is seeking a Chief Information Officer at our location in Herndon, Virginia.
The benefits of working at LGS not only include 4 weeks vacation and matching 401(k), but the opportunity to become a part of a growing company dedicated to supporting the U.S. Government DoD, Civilian and Advanced Programs communities. LGS is an independent, wholly-owned subsidiary of Alcatel-Lucent.
Lead, plan, coordinate, direct and design all IT-related activities for the Company.
Lead the IT department’s operational and strategic planning, including fostering innovation, organizing and planning projects and negotiating the allocation of resources
Develop and implement all IT policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, purchasing and service provision
Benchmark, analyze, and make recommendations for the improvement and growth of the IT infrastructure and IT systems
Direct and manage a team of managers and professionals to include staffing, training and development, performance management, etc.
Identify and oversee implementation of end-user device standards companywide.
Design and deploy systems that support LGS corporate functions using mobility solutions.
Maintain knowledge of developments in the area of systems and hardware to assure that new developments are incorporated in future systems of the Company
Collaborate with stakeholders to define business and systems requirements for new technology implementations
Administer and control the IT expense budget to contribute to a cost effective operation
Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives
Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, update and support of all IT systems, including telecommunications, servers, PCs operating systems, hardware, software, peripherals and office automation equipment
Negotiate and administer vendor, outsourcer and consultant contracts and service agreements.
Oversee provision of end-user services, including help desk and technical support services
Establish and maintain regular interdepartmental communications with Sr. Leaders, department heads, and end-users regarding pertinent IT activities
Develop and manage the LGS-IT service catalog
Establish service-level agreements with LGS business leaders for the delivery of IT services.
Support LGS Marketing efforts by speaking at industry events on topics related to LGS-IT projects, strategy and programs.
Travel to other LGS Locations or Customer Sites as necessary
Understand and adhere to all LGS Ethical and Compliance policies
Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to LGS EH&S policies and procedures
Perform other duties as required
Obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the job
Minimum 15 + years related experience
Knowledge of Microsoft software applications and other software applications as required
Experience with designing , integrating and implementing cloud-based architectures
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft, and Oracle enterprise and server operation systems.
Comprehensive knowledge of information systems technology and extensive knowledge of hardware and software, with the ability to keep abreast of new technologies
Experience managing and leading high performance work teams
Demonstrated experience working in a team oriented, collaborative environment and being a liaison with Sr. Leaders
Working knowledge of telecommunications, network and PC operating systems
Strong technical knowledge of current network hardware, protocols and standards
Extensive server and desktop application support experience
Demonstrated experience in IT infrastructure planning and development
Ability to present ideas in a business friendly and user-friendly language
Proven analytical, evaluative and problem-solving abilities
Exceptional customer service orientation
Special Knowledge / Certifications:
Experience with FISMA standards
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LGS Innovations is an Equal Opportunity Employer
LGS Innovations delivers next generation solutions that solve the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the U.S....