Chief Information Officer - Multiple Cities

  • Morrison Maierle Systems
  • Montana, USA
  • Mar 25, 2024
Full time Data Information Technology Management Software

Job Description

This position is available out of Billings, Bozeman, Great Falls, Helena, Kalispell, and Missoula

YOUR GAIN 

People today work to live! For that, we've got you covered to support whatever lifestyle you lead. As a team member and employee-owner we will ensure you have a rewards package to support your family, hobbies, lifestyle, or all the above.

  • Competitive base pay for the A/E industry and your level of experience with significant annual profit and performance-based compensation  
  • Ownership through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP); contributions are company-paid  
  • 85% company paid shared health plan premiums 
  • Up to 5 weeks paid time off in year one for the things you love to do 
  • 6 paid company holidays 
  • 2 floating personal holidays for events that are important in your life 
  • 401k matching program 
  • AD&D insurance, short/long term disability, Life Insurance paid by the company

YOUR ROLE 

Established in 1945, our longstanding engineering legacy as a 100% employee-owned company ensures safety, security, and growth for you. We create solutions that build better communities. We are a client- and people-focused culture that allows us to thrive as a top 500 engineering firm due to our united team, diverse strengths, and individual contributions. Join us as the Chief Information Officer to be part of this success.

As a key member of the Corporate Leadership Team, the Chief Information Officer leads the development and evolution of the Information Technology strategy, which includes the management of all IT personnel to achieve strategy. Additionally, the CIO fulfills a corporate responsibility role of advising the President and Board of Directors regarding all IT-related activities of the firm. These responsibilities include:

  • Lead the overall strategic direction, coordination, and evaluation of technology services 
  • Develop and administer the Company’s IT security strategy, policies, and procedures for network availability, security, and related issues  
  • Evaluates new equipment, software, and processes to continuously, recommend changes as appropriate and oversee their installation  
  • Lead and train IT staff; executive level management of vendors, contractors, and service providers. 
  • Support current business needs through exceptional value-added IT services  
  • Oversee and participate in the development of the IT budget, including capital expenses pertaining to technology projects 

YOUR STRENGTHS 

  • Possesses strong business acumen, strategic perspective, and change management experience
  • 10+ years of progressive IT experience in mid-large size professional services firms, engineering, architecture, or construction firms preferred 
  • 5+ years serving in an executive management capacity leading teams and strategic initiatives 
  • Advanced background in company networks, security, applications, programs, and processes for multi-site, growing businesses 
  • Forward thinking to evolve IT and practices to the advancement of the tech space
  • Bachelor’s degree that supports experience. Advanced degree preferred. 
  • Interpersonal skills to interface effectively with senior leadership, employee-owners, managers, internal and external clients
  • Must have driver's license and an insurable driving record