TransUnion of Canada: VP / CIO, Data Centre and Operations (Burlington, ON)
For more than 30 years, TransUnion has been the credit information provider customers’ trust to deliver accurate and reliable financial data to support growing economies. Today, we provide valuable business intelligence to customers around the globe.
Join our team of associates worldwide and make a difference. Enjoy a competitive compensation and benefits plan, work-life balance and team atmosphere in a newly designed LEED certified office building.
The VP will provide technology vision and leadership for developing and implementing IT initiatives that create and maintain leadership for the TransUnion Canada group, in tandem with Global Technology direction and governance. Is responsible for maintaining the integrity of all services and processing delivered by the group to clients of TU Canada and will work with its executives to ensure complete and appropriate processing of systems, information processing equipment and software utilized in support of data acquisition, processing, storage and retrieval, and will be responsible for definition of the strategic direction of information processing, communications systems and operations. This position has responsibility for the information security, data protection, and physical security of TransUnion Canada and English speaking Caribbean. The VP will provide leadership in the day to day operation of Information Services functions as well as providing direction as the group and enterprise grow through internal growth and external acquisition. In addition, this position will lead the division’s efforts in Business Operations; Quality Assurance, Marketing Services, Investigations, Help Desk and Customer/Consumer Service. Leads interactions with other TU business units and manages cross-functional projects. Responsibilities will include:
The duties and responsibilities described above are the essential functions of the job. The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
BS or BA in Computer Science, EE or related discipline required. MBA, MS or other advanced degree is valuable. 15+ years work experience in applications development/IT architecture/CIO & CTO areas. Knowledge of application frameworks, middleware, application servers and security. Experience with AIX, Linux, Windows, Websphere, Oracle, Cisco, Java and .NET preferred. Requires management skills, significant knowledge across multiple platforms, processes and architectures as well as knowledge of new technologies in e-business arena. Strong business orientation with broad experience in Financial Services in key client segments; managing IT or related activities. A strong background in IT and Information Architectural planning and governance. Demonstrated ability to bring forward the benefits of IT to solve business issues while also managing costs and risk. Skilled at identifying and evaluating new technological developments and gauging their appropriateness for the business. Ability to conceptualize, launch and deliver multiple IT projects on time and within budget inclusive of the disciplined management of a portfolio of projects that are potentially competing for the same resources.
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TransUnion is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We thank all candidates for applying, however only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. All resumes not contacted will be kept on file confidentially for future positions.