Added May 13, 2021 Chief Technology Officer (22461) IT/Software/Technology St. Louis, MO | Permanent Apply
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Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk!

LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Chief Technology Officer for a direct-hire opportunity with our client in St. Louis, MO area! LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We've built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we're very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you!

The Chief Technology Officer heads all aspects of technological development and technological resources. Directs the organization's strategic use of technology, including design, development, acquisition, implementation, and future scale and growth. Identifies opportunities and risks and establishes technical vision.

We need you to have:

-Proven experience as a CTO or similar technology delivery leadership role Software development expertise, including hands-on software engineering skills.
-BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
-Demonstrated leadership of the whole of a technology organization, including planning, delivery, and operations
-Expertise in software and solution delivery and leading teams to deliver solutions in a fast-paced and rapidly changing business environment
-Strong business acumen, relating technology direction and opportunity to business needs and strategy
-Experience optimizing and digitizing business processes and operations via technology
-Ability to partner with business leaders to define needed business change and develop supporting business cases for technology investment
-Superior communication skills with both technology resources and business leadership
-Strong problem-solving skills, and ability to prioritize and manage work under time and operational pressures
-Experience with Technology strategic planning
-Familiarity with Technology delivery methods and software development lifecycle

We'd like you to have:

-Experience with architecture development in an open-source environment
-Familiarity with Python, Django, and SQL
-Familiarity with Warehouse Management Systems (WMSes), and Transportation Management Systems (TMSes) or Order Management Systems (OMSes)
-Business process experience relevant to the logistics business, including order management, warehouse management, fulfillment, transportation, and supporting automation
-Experience designing scalable and highly available systems in the cloud
-Familiarity with information security standards, best practices, security operations, and good data governance.
-Experience developing DevOps and automation functions in the organization
-Experience interfacing between external systems and managing data flows
-Candidates must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer
-Corp to Corp candidates will not be considered

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.