Head of Technology

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH230565_1551226385

As part of a Technology Innovation restructure, my client is now looking for a Head of Technology in a permanent capacity for one of their key business areas.

Based in Melbourne's inner suburbs this would be a fantastic opportunity for a Technology Leader to truly motivate, inspire and grow a business practice.

You, the successful Head of Technology, would be responsible for the following tasks:

  • Work with key SME's in the organisation to translate the business strategies into deliverable technology strategy
  • Keeping up to date with the latest technology trends and emerging technologies and being able to drive technical direction.
  • Develop and maintain constructive working relationships with the leadership teams
  • Being involved in the implementation of Agile working across the Business area
  • Developing and owning the People Plan for technology delivery balancing future demand, skill requirements and existing workloads
  • Developing and implementing the sourcing strategies for technologies, implementation support and operational support, expected to be a combination of third party partners, contract based expertise and permanent employees.
  • Jointly manage technology vendors
  • Management of financial targets
  • Governing the delivery of technology projects for the business area
  • Providing day to day leadership to all people working in the technology area
  • Providing input to the relevant Core Practices Leads for the purposes of performance management and career development of your people

Key Skills:

  • Proven track record of building and scaling high performance technology teams
  • Experience in Strategic Planning within Technology
  • Good experience and a solid understanding of Operational Technologies used in the delivery of Engineering Services
  • A good self-awareness and ability to build long lasting business relationships.

If this role sounds like you and is or interested, please don't hesitate in applying for the role.