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Assistant VP, Data & Digital Platforms

Location
Omaha, Nebraska
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
3 Sep 2022

We are hiring a Assistant Vice President (AVP) Data and Digital Platforms to join our Information Technology team. In this role, you will report directly to the CIO and provide strategic and operational leadership that will guide Creighton through a mission critical, institutional transformation that will significantly enhance University operations and delivery of services to students, faculty, and staff.

The AVP Data and Digital Platforms will champion the integration of systems including data architecture, data integration, and reporting using modernized architectures and techniques. Additionally, as the owner of data architecture, you will focus on supporting existing data capabilities and establish a roadmap to achieve Creighton s ongoing needs that includes cloud-based data platforms.

In this role, you will be responsible for developing performance metrics and ensuring that the division tracks and analyzes the metrics to enable continuous improvement. You will also be responsible for maturing DevOps to improve continuous deployment, release management, and hand-over for production support.

Key Responsibilities
  • Provide leadership focused on leading the technology strategy on platforms, standards, and practices.
  • Focus on supporting existing data capabilities and establish a roadmap to achieve Creighton s ongoing needs, including the use of cloud-based data platforms.
  • Accountable to identify, compare, select, and implement technology to meet current and future needs while representing the technological agenda of the division in driving solutions and making hiring decisions.
  • Work to consolidate the University s technology platforms and create plans for each, especially in working to retire technical debt and unify the solution architecture.
  • Responsible for developing performance metrics and ensuring that the division tracks and analyzes the metrics to enable continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for maturing DevOps to improve continuous deployment, release management, and hand-over for production support.
Qualifications
  • A Bachelor s degree in engineering, computer science, or similar relevant field is required.
  • Masters degree or higher in a relevant field or comparable professional experience is strongly preferred.
  • 10+ years of leadership experience in a higher education or comparable environment, including substantive work with the development and management of enterprise systems, data warehouses, data integration platforms, and custom developed solutions.
  • 10+ years of experience in organizational innovation, transformation, and process improvement; experience documenting and measuring research and development projects is a plus.
  • Demonstrated leadership ability at a high level.

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Disclosure Statement

This description describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of all duties, skills, or abilities required. Regular, reliable attendance is an essential function and all employees are required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties as requested by their supervisor. Employees may also be required to work in excess of normal working hours as workloads and seasonal activities necessitate. A complete description is available in the Human Resource office located at 3006 Webster Street Omaha, NE. Creighton University reserves the right to modify duties, responsibilities and activities at any time with or without notice.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 703128485-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Creighton University
  • Location: Omaha, Nebraska
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent