Director of Retail Technology - Fort Lauderdale , Florida, United States, 33301

Client in Boca Raton, FL is looking to hire a Director of Retail Technology to their team on a permanent basis. This is a brand new position that will offer an exceptional opportunity for an IT Leader to be part of the RFP and vetting process of new technology to be implemented and rolled out to numerous retail locations. The new hire will be responsible for scaling a team. The client is looking to hire a professional that has advanced in their career through infrastructure and they must have retail experience. The client is looking to hire a professional that is proficient in the following:

Responsibilities:

Leads and innovate Retail Technology
Drives/influences internal teams
Ensures that all technology for projects is delivered on time
Enhances the Retail Experience through new innovation and ideas
Manages further innovation and drive forward infrastructure and systems
Leads requirement gathering for new technologies between Retail and IT
Removes project roadblocks and ensure all projects are on track
Ensures that standard operating procedures and project guidelines are in place
Review weekly project status tracking and reporting
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to meet with executives internal/external to sell in ideas and provide status updates

Job Requirements

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science/Information Systems or related field
    5+ years IT required. Retail technology experience preferred.
    Working knowledge of Microsoft environment including Windows Operating Systems and Office related products.
    Individual must have a general understanding of PCI requirements and consider those in all facets of work.
    Individual must be able to take ownership of areas of responsibility and make recommendations and decisions on the improvement and operation of those areas.
    Individual must be customer focused and have a clear understanding of their service role in the organization.
    Individual must interact extensively with all levels of IT as well as business team members and is required to act in a professional and confidential manner.
    Individual must be able to deal effectively with a wide variety of end users.
    Requires well-developed communication skills and the ability to maintain positive and cooperative working relationships with IT teams and business customers.
    Independent, curious, driven and has a high strong will to succeed.
    Strong analytical skills and a high achievement and learning orientation.
    Must be able to work well in a high paced, fluid environment with changing deadlines.

If you would like to learn more about this position, please contact Matt Johnson at or you may send your resume to .

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