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Dedicated to discovering causes, prevention, treatments, and cures, Yerkes National Primate Research Center (NPRC) is fighting diseases and improving human health and lives worldwide. One of seven NPRCs funded by the NIH, Yerkes conducts studies that make breakthrough discoveries possible. Learn more at http://www.yerkes.emory.edu
The Yerkes National Primate Research Center at Emory University is currently seeking a full time Director, IT Operations position to join our center. This position leads the Yerkes IT organization to advance and support the goals and objectives of Yerkes National Primate Research Center. It reports into Yerkes’ Chief Business Officer and Emory University’s Deputy Chief Information Officer. Collaborate, innovate and serve. These three simple words capture what we do at Yerkes to help advance science and improve the health and well-being of humans and non-human primates. If you are someone with IT Operations experience who is familiar with academic, research, or healthcare environments this is an amazing opportunity to indirectly save and change lives and make a positive impact in the science and research community.
The ideal candidate should be motivated, dependable, detail-oriented, have a positive attitude and passion for Information Technology. The Director, IT Operations will be a team player who is willing to collaborate with different levels of the organization. The Director, IT Operations will work to ensure the highest quality of IT support, and has good communication skills with co-workers, the management team, PI’s, research staff, students, and other support services. The position is overall accountability for strategic planning, budgets, technical patterns, service levels, security controls, portfolio management and workforce management.
NOTE: Position tasks are generally required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location. Remote work from home day options may be granted at department discretion. Emory reserves the right to change remote work status with notice to employee.
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