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Associate Chief Information Officer

Posting Details

Posting Information

Posting Number HMAE1372
Advertised Title Associate Chief Information Officer
Campus Location Main Campus (Memphis, TN)
Position Number 016904
Category Administrative Executive
Department VP Information Technology
Minimum Position Qualifications

Master’s degree in a relevant area and ten (10) years of progressive experience demonstrating leadership skills. Broad and in-depth knowledge of technology and support infrastructure including operations, networking, server, service desk, and application development domains. Proven record of success managing complex projects, business processes, and human resources.

Special Conditions
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday
8:00am – 4:30pm

Extended hours may be required.

Posting Date 08/15/2017
Closing Date 09/29/2017
Open Until Screening Begins No
Hiring Range up to $130,000 per year
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time: Benefits Eligible
Working Conditions

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, use hands to handle or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel, or crouch. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.

Additional Working Conditions
Special Instructions to Applicants

All applications must be submitted online at
Applicants must complete all applicable sections of the online application to be considered for a position. Please upload a cover letter, resume, and reference list after completing your application, if required by the system. Required work experience is based on full time hours. Part time work experience will be prorated as listed.
Candidates who are called for an interview must notify the Department of Human Resources in writing of any reasonable accommodation needed prior to the date of the interview.
Applicants may submit a writing sample related to previous experience in obtaining grant or other funding.

Is this posting for UofM employees only? No
Positions Supervised
Additional Position Information

Job Duties

The duties and responsibilities listed are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed in this position and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of the requirements of this job.

Duties & Responsibilities

Coordinates development of information technology strategic plan in support of university strategic plan and mission

Duties & Responsibilities

Coordinates development and implementation of information technology-related policies and procedures for the University

Duties & Responsibilities

Coordinates research and evaluation of new technologies, monitoring of trends in software and hardware and recommendations of appropriate initiatives to ensure currency and efficiency of technology use

Duties & Responsibilities

Coordinates surveys and recommends actions in response to identified problems/concerns, ensuring continuous quality improvement

Duties & Responsibilities

Coordinates efforts of the information technology leadership team to enhance and improve the information technology environment; monitors and recommends corrective actions to address operational, personnel, and business process issues; provides oversight of technology and support infrastructure including data center, networking, server, application development domains, and other items as needed.

Duties & Responsibilities

Engage with University peers in planning, development, and implementation of budget, including Strategic Resource Investment initiatives; ensure alignment of budget and IT strategic goals

Duties & Responsibilities

Participates with the CIO in developing goals, objectives, and performance appraisals for the information technology leadership team and assists with reviewing staffing plans; assists with professional development of employees; assists with personnel performance issues as needed

Duties & Responsibilities

Serves as the designee for the CIO as directed, including service on university councils, committees, and task forces; represents division at the institutional, regional, state, and national levels

Duties & Responsibilities

Other duties as assigned.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have experience in at least two of the following IT operations domains: server infrastructure, network infrastructure, enterprise applications support?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have experience in managing higher education IT budgets in excess of $5 million?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Describe your experience with strategic planning initiatives.

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. References List
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript