VP of Information Technology – Rockville, MD, US

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VP of Information Technology – Rockville, MD, US

VP of Information Technology

Department: IT
Location: Rockville, MD, US

NIKA is hiring for a Vice President of Information Technology to join our HQ office out of Rockville, MD! The VP of IT will be a key member on the leadership team and will provide the strategic vision across all aspects of Information Technology, knowledge management, innovation, and data strategy.

Named a “Top Workplace” by the Washington Post, NIKA is a well-established company that is focused on growth within an entrepreneurial environment. We work with governments to design, build and manage real property by combining facilities operations management, engineering, and architecture all under one roof.

At NIKA, you’ll be excited to come to work each day. This position comes with a competitive salary package that includes health/dental insurance, 401(k), bonus programs, and many other perks. Our convenient suburban office boasts an on-staff barista, pool table, well-stocked kitchen, free parking, and much more

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing information systems security standards and policies to safeguard all data and network assets and disaster recovery plan
  • Responsible for ensuring Company strategies, business plans and goals are the focus of all systems initiatives
  • Provides overall vision, leadership and guidance to the Company’s technology efforts
  • Develop and implement technology to support the Company’s strategic growth
  • Developing the department’s budget, goals and objectives
  • Communicating with other management, monitoring progress and managing risk
  • Responsible for the design, development and implementation of organizational information systems, software applications, and IT support and infrastructure systems
  • Provides direction and leadership to one or a number of development teams and departments
  • Contribute to profitability with an understanding of the relationship between business and corporate level technology strategy.
  • Assess issues regarding information systems and create manageable solutions
  • Apply contemporary business principles integral to a high-tech organization
  • Navigate through data management complexities in a global business environment
  • Managing recruitment, development and retention of department
  • Reports directly to the CEO


  • B.S or B.A in Information Technology, MIS, Computer Science or related field required
  • Minimum of 10 years’ experience leading an IT department
  • Must have experience within CMMS Systems, Maximo, etc.
  • Experience with using and implementing SharePoint
  • Must have leadership qualities, approachable, team focused and able to partner and collaborate with many departments
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to understand the budgeting process and an ability to deal with numbers
  • Comprehensive experience with managing and implementing advance systems in a highly transactional environment

NIKA is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.