Executive Management (CEOs, Presidents, VPs), Information Technology/Systems, Manager/Management
Maverick Transportation LLC is seeking a Vice President of Information Technology at our corporate headquarters in North Little Rock, AR. This key position leads our team of IT professionals who maintain and manage our technology infrastructure, software applications and its integration into all aspects of our business including transportation management, maintenance, safety, driver communication and back office systems. Innovation and utilization of technology is a core strength of our company and integral part of our success.
This position has strategic department and corporate responsibilities and reports to the Executive Vice President and CFO. Strong leadership and management skills, with big picture strategic thinking are critical for the successful candidate.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Management of the IT team in the design, development, implementation, operation, maintenance and internal/external user support of all infrastructure and technology systems.
Cybersecurity protection of all systems and corporate data.
Vendor relationships, selection and management.
Evaluate emerging technologies and educate business stakeholders on the potential for new technologies to deliver return on investment by enabling business innovation, efficiency, and competitive advantage.
System reliability, backup and disaster recovery.
Develop and manage the IT budget.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field of study.
7+ years of IT management.
Transportation/logistics experience preferred.
Advanced understanding of network infrastructure, server and desktop virtualization, VOIP Telecommunication, and application delivery control.
IBM Power Systems knowledge preferred.
About Maverick Transportation, LLC
Maverick Transportation, a technological leader within the trucking industry is celebrating over 40 years of growth and success. Our standard of excellence can be seen within every arm of our business. As one of the most innovative transportation providers in the United States, we take pride in leading the way in safety technology, truck and driver monitoring systems and the development of our own, in-house software programs that streamline our day-to-day operations.