Our client is the Family Office of the founder of one of the worlds largest financial services organizations and a global philanthropist. They are located in Fairfield County, Connecticut. This Office exists to provide outstanding service to the Founder and his family, which includes both the management of current endeavors (global philanthropic projects, special requests, etc.) and long-term wealth planning and management. This team has grown significantly over the past few years, (from 25 to over 100 people in the last 3 years) has a start-up, dynamic vibe and is increasing in both size and capability to provide a higher level of support. Currently they are looking for a IT Senior Associate to join their team. As a member of the Senior IT group, you will have the opportunity to participate in all aspects of the IT life cycle delivery so being a jack-of-all trades is critical. Youll be partnering with the CTO on everything from assisting in managing and shaping the teams evolving direction, to building new services and rolling out new platforms, to all the daily operational activities that support the organizations technology needs.
Please note that our client is not providing immigration sponsorship of any kind for this position. Our client is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All employment at the Office is subject to an extensive background check.
Day-to-day responsibilities would include a combination of the following:
Leverage the CTO across a swath of management responsibilities including providing services, managing stakeholders, in-taking information requests and periodic management reporting to ensure the pillar achieves its goals
Translate upcoming business needs and requirements into functional specifications for IT execution
Manage IT implementation efforts across various stakeholders and areas of the business
Own and manage the day-to-day delivery of IT services to support the Office and related entities leveraging both internal and external service providers
Apply for this role if you are:
A strong communicator who is willing to question and push for the best possible outcomes
Interested in operating within a unique culture that will foster your deep desire for personal and professional growth
Security-minded and are highly sensitive to data confidentiality and IT security Able to effectively multi-task and wear many hats as a part of this small team supporting a growing, dynamic organization
At least 5+ years of relevant experience in IT service management, business analysis andor project management
Detailed knowledge and understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and other IT best practices
Experience with cloud based SAAS platforms (SalesForce, Appian, iManage experience a plus)
Experience with technologies and languages such as SQL, Java, Web Services, ESB
Experience managing small to medium sized IT projects (certified Project Management Professional is a plus) Prior training in ITIL/ITSM/LEAN/Six Sigma or other IT and business process improvement frameworks