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Director of Technology
|School Name||Seattle Academy of Arts and Sciences|
|City, State||Seattle, WA|
SEATTLE ACADEMY is a dynamic community that challenges students to question, imagine, and create in order to contribute boldly to a changing world. This mission comes alive in our urban campus where we serve grades 6 – 12 in a vibrant, independent school environment.
We invite you to join our team in making this mission a reality for our students as our DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY. The Director of Technology is responsible for leading the technology team whose primary focus is to develop and enact a mission-aligned SAAS technology vision in collaboration with members of our SAAS community from faculty, staff, administration, parents, and alum.
General responsibilities for this role and the technology team include overseeing the school’s academic and administrative network infrastructure, network and database security, software licensing, service and equipment contracting and all manner of network and server equipment.
Specific responsibilities include: long range planning and coordination for technology equipment, software, resources, services and uses; researching, evaluating, and recommending new technology or upgrades to meet the school’s current and future needs; design and support of academic, administrative, and student registration technology systems; oversight of technology related budget; vendor management; overseeing technology projects related to construction, database conversions and system upgrades; and steadfast customer service for technology end-users through training and support.
Successful candidates are required to have educational and/or proven work experience related to technology management, staff management, and the ability to manage computers with varied platforms (PC, Mac, Linux). Experience with Google Apps for Education, JAMF, Apple School Manager, and school information systems is a desired.
THE DIRECTOR OF TECHNOLOGY WILL WORK IN CLOSE COLLABORATION WITH:
KEY CHARACTERISTICS FOR THE PERSON IN THIS POSITION INCLUDE:
Seattle Academy provides Equal Employment Opportunities to all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, gender presentation, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with the applicable federal, state, and local laws. SAAS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefit package.
SAAS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefit package. Offers are contingent upon your successfully passing required background checks. Please submit a cover letter and resume via email only with the subject line Director of Technology to email@example.com.