17 days old

IT Infrastructure, VP

State Street
Quincy, MA 02169
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Job Summary:

State Street's Information Technology (IT) Operations Lifecycle team is looking for a seasoned professional to join our team. The role will Coordinate and Manage Large-Scale Corporate Initiatives in support of the Global IT Lifecycle Program. The Global IT Lifecycle team identifies, tracks and reports lifecycle risk across all IT platforms. The team also provides governance and oversight for IT Lifecycle. The successful candidate must be: a proven self-starter, able to exercise independent thinking, be able to successfully juggle multiple initiatives and priorities, be comfortable with aggressive deliverable timelines, working in a fast paced environment and working up, down and across the organization.


  • Provide leadership to and oversight of Information Technology Lifecycle Management capabilities being implemented across technology, ensuring inherent risk is adequately assessed, appropriate control investment decisions are made, and remediation governance are aligned to the firms strategic objectives.
  • Provide expertise and leadership to drive innovation in the Information Technology Lifecycle organization spanning asset acquisition to retirement.
  • Understand and manage Information Technology Lifecycle challenges and opportunities in a global Financial Services enterprise. Drive improvement opportunities and incorporate into the Information Technology Lifecycle strategy.
  • Drive organizational focus, facilitate discussion to address conflicting points of view, and drive decision making on implementation of sound IT principles, controls and practices that facilitate the Information Technology Lifecycle Program objectives.
  • Assure corporate policy compliance and key control adherence through collaboration of key stakeholders.
  • Drive awareness of the Information Technology Lifecycle Program.
  • Actively demonstrate thought leadership by proposing and implementing new services and competencies.
  • Work with line of business unit and corporate function leaders to establish a quality culture and operating capability to meet or exceed Information Technology Lifecycle Program expectations.
  • Actively monitor emerging Information Technology Lifecycle inputs, Develop strategies and action plans to remediation.
  • Establish effective controls for processes and functions performed by team.
  • Support periodic reviews by Internal Audit, Corporate Compliance, Enterprise Risk Management and IT Risk. Respond to findings with comprehensive remediation plans and execute those plans within the agreed to timelines.
  • Work with Program Stakeholders, continuously evolve program requirements to proactively respond to changing hardware and software standards.
  • Provide updates to interested governance committees, as requested.
  • Identify gaps within the program,team capabilities, system limitations, processes, etc.


  • Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Information Security, or a related field; Masters degree a plus
  • 10+ years of Information Technology management experience with 5+ years in a leadership and people management role. Additional IT audit, compliance, financial services experience a plus
  • Proven ability to establish and implement governance strategy in a large global organization
  • Exceptional problem solving abilities
  • Proven ability to drive change through collaboration and influence
  • Ability to drive multiple projects/workstreams simultaneously
  • Ability to solve complex problems independently and collaboratively
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to comfortably interact & communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to provide thought leadership in Information Technology Lifecycle Management and maintain evolving expertise and control best practices
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative global environment
  • Strong understanding of enterprise technology management concepts, principles and practices
  • Strong presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong negotiation and consensus building skills are required
  • Prior experience in internal audit, risk management or independent data validation rolesis a plus
  • Excellent presentation skills including to Executive audiences

Posted: 2019-11-01 Expires: 2019-11-30
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