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Kennesaw, Georgia - USD Full Time Posted: Thursday, 6 December 2018
Job Description

About the Position:

The IT Director is responsible for the management of SJV's technical infrastructure, as well as establishing policies related to data security, systems availability, technical support and day-to-day technical operations. The IT Director will leverage his/her professional expertise to define and implement procedures, processes, systems, that support the strategic objectives of the company. The IT Director will report directly to the CTO of SJV and will collaborate with leaders of other teams.

Responsibilities & Outcomes:

  • Systems Administration - ensure the health of the organization as it relates to infrastructure management, business continuity (high availability, disaster recovery), hardware lifecycle management, and capacity planning
  • Systems Security - identify and eliminate security vulnerabilities, ensuring compliance to SOC 2 Type 2 and customer requirements related to data security balanced with operational practicality
  • IT Support - strengthen the IT Support team and organize policies around issue reporting and handling, to include metrics around internal/external satisfaction with company's IT Support
  • Systems Integrations - oversee the implementation of integrations with clients, vendors and technical partners, ensuring data security, scalability and service availability
  • Innovation - support future progress of the business by determining business requirements for IT and proposing new technical solutions that align with corporate objectives

Please note that this job description is meant to give a basic understanding of the position and does not cover every part of the job duties and requirements. SJV reserves the right to change or assign other duties to this position at any time.

Qualifications & Competencies:


  • Experience developing metrics/policies for hardware, software, and storage
  • Experience with infrastructure capacity planning (servers and physical office requirements)
  • Coordinating IT activities to ensure data availability and network services minimizing downtime
  • Excellent communication and listening Skills
  • Ability to teach and motivate individuals both within and outside their direct control
  • Enthusiasm and passion for what you do and for the business
  • Open to critical feedback, both receiving it and providing it to peers
  • Proactive, self-starting, intrinsically motivated, requires little direction before action
  • Analytical - Process and structure qualitative and quantitative data with the ability to help others understand it and make informed business decisions
  • Be aggressive and move quickly, but effectively. Act without being abrasive or disrespectful.
  • Team player - Collaborate with peers and provide leadership and guidance when needed
  • Confidence backed by competence.
  • Energy to work in a fast-moving, growing, and innovative organization

Required Qualifications:

  • A BS in programming, computer science, computer engineering, a related field, or equivalent work experience
  • Several years' experience managing employees within an IT environment (systems or software background)

Core Values:

  • Honesty and Integrity
  • Humility
  • Authentic and Genuine
  • Empathetic
Company Description SJV & Associates () is a Global Solutions Provider to the pre-employment and tenant screening industries. We aim to deliver fast, accurate, and affordable solutions, helping our clients make the best hiring decisions and tenant placements possible, with the goal of ensuring a safer home and work environment.

Combining innovative technology with human expertise, we drive the highest standards for time service and accuracy with Conventional Court Research, Automated Court Research, International Solutions, MedEx Solutions, and our Verifications Suite. SJV & Associates is the supply chain leader to the background screening industry.

SJV & Associates ensures superior quality research, results, and customer service, for our entire client base. Privately held, SJV & Associates is based in Kennesaw, Georgia, with additional offices in Phoenix, Arizona. Additionally, SJV oversees a geographically diverse workforce in numerous locations across the US.

Kennesaw, Georgia, United States of America
SJV & Associates
SJV & Associates
12/6/2018 11:59:00 AM

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