Builds successful stakeholder relationships with other IT and business leaders by developing a clear understanding of business needs, acting as a trusted advisor, and ensuring cost-effective delivery of network/telco services to meet those needs;
Creates and aligns the network value map by linking targeted business outcomes with the future-state business capabilities required to achieve them;
Defines, develops and manages a comprehensive and integrated network/telco landscape, based on best-practice processes, disciplines and related toolsets;
Operates a formal governance mechanism to establish and monitor effective controls for the processes and functions performed by network/telco teams. Supports periodic reviews by internal audit, compliance teams and other risk-related functions as required;
Leverages influencing and negotiation skills across IT and the enterprise to enable cost-effective and innovative shared solutions in the achievement of business goals;
Provides direction on what emerging technologies should be incorporated into network/telco products and services to successfully deliver overall IT strategy;
Provides strategic direction and oversight for the full life cycle of design, development, operation and support of network/telco systems;
Develops and controls the annual network budget to ensure that it's consistent with the overall strategic objectives of IT and the enterprise and is within plan.
Directs the development of networking/telco sourcing strategy and provides executive oversight for strategic vendor and partner relationship management;
Manages ongoing vendor relationships and ensures timely and cost-effective delivery of services and products.
Policies and Procedures
Develops, implements and oversees maintenance of networking/telecom policies and procedures of enterprise technology standards, governance processes and performance metrics;
Collaborates with the Information Security to ensure network embraces and applies security strategy. Oversees audits; monitors and responds to report findings to ensure SOX 404 compliance.
Develop and execute workforce plans that ensure network/telco can supply skilled resources to meet current and future demand;
Develops leaders within the network/telco and telecommunication organization and ensures knowledge is shared across the team to facilitate support capabilities.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology; MBA or Master’s in IT related field preferred;
10-15 years in a lead network and telecommunication leadership role;Proven track record in delivery of home healthcare / hospice solutions for Tier 1 Organization
Leadership, ability to work with customers and present and gain acceptance with proposed technical solution
Ability to communicate clearly and concisely
Ability to work in a team environment and handle pressure situations
Ability to organise and lead Workshop & requirements facilitation sessions
Logical thinking approach to all problems
Administration and operation of Network Engineering and Voice/Video/Data Infrastructure programs such as: wide area voice communication system engineering (VOIP), IP data network communications system engineering, procurement and continued maintenance.
Network communications systems include: IT infrastructure such as the fibre optics, voice communication systems, IP data network communications systems, network monitoring and management.
Experience with managing GSM/LTE based Tablets / IOT devices
Experience with remote computing and collaboration technologies VPN / WebEx / Zoom /TEAMS
Experience managing F-5, Riverbed and Citrix Netscalar, Cisco ASR/ASA/Necxus/Miraki devices
Experience with deploying and managing cloud based solutions
HCHB (HomeCare Homebase) knowledge in particular experience in PointCare - SLA Management and Customer Event notification) & SSO
Design & Implementation experience of LAN / Wireless (LTE) / WA
Experience in any of the following vendor packages / Solutions would be advantageous: ServiceNow, HPSM, SolarWinds
How to Apply:
Apply online at https://careers.lhcgroup.com/careers-home/