Kforce Senior Technology Officer (Banking /Fin Services) in Chicago, Illinois

Kforce has a client seeking a Senior Technology Officer (Banking /Fin Services) in Chicago, IL. Overview:

  • The Senior Technology Officer is accountable for managing the analysis, design, development, implementation, and support of applications in the US to ensure and/or maintain alignment with the requirements and strategies. Also accountable for the on-time, on-budget completion of project deliverables, adhering to standards such as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI), International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)

  • As a member of the Technology team, you will be leading a team of development professionals in Chicago where you will be responsible for the development and support of the systems supporting the US Personal and Commercial Banking

  • Significant leadership opportunity to work directly with US Business partners and engage in delivering technology solutions and support

  • Diverse aspects for the role, including Business partner relationship management, solution strategy and implementation, project financials, risk management, and people management.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Identifies opportunities and provides recommendations by communicating complex technical strategies and design to senior management. For example, this may involve creating a common framework or enforcing business rules dynamically using a database driven approach, or changing an application from client server to a web based application, which ultimately will contribute to improved efficiency, cost reduction, application stability, accessibility, etc.

  • Takes a consultative approach with strong relationship building ability, coordination, and strategy development

  • Prioritizes and coordinates development team activities for multiple initiatives of varying complexity in order to meet client demands while maintaining defined Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and technical stewardship

  • Recent In-Depth Banking /Fin Services required

  • Specifically within: Loan Originations or Lending or Credit Cards or Deposits

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years