Role Summary

PSC offers a range of expert consulting services in the areas of electricity control & market systems, IT & telecommunications, transmission lines, High Voltage DC, and electrical engineering. We currently have global operations in the USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Europe and Asia. For over 20 years PSC has built an outstanding track record for excellence and our people have the dedication, drive and integrity to offer unbiased and outstanding advice from across the globe that is optimized for local market conditions. For further details on our capabilities, please visit our Services at www.pscconsulting.com

This role is responsible for leading the Global IT Function for both service and project deliverables for the PSC Group, based in Kirkland, Washington. This role works closely with senior leadership, users and the technology team to help determine the optimal approach for delivering the technology and security needs of the company to ensure maximum productivity.  PSC has over 150 staff, with offices in 8 countries covering our global operations.  If you love challenges, have a passion for results, cross-group collaboration, and want to be a part of a growing business, we want you.

Essential
Responsibilities

  • Set the overall IT strategy and key goals, consistent with PSC Group executive direction, while leading the IT team.
  • Oversee IT initiated projects and provide support to IT enabled projects initiated elsewhere in PSC.
  • Lead the management of PSC’s overall security posture, consistent with the requirements of the Electric Utilities industry.
  • Act as an escalation point for the more challenging problems in the business.
  • Develop IT policies and procedures on a basis for ensuring consistency in standards and leveraging of common systems.
  • Manage communications and working relationships between IT and other departments within the organization as well as outside IT service providers.

Specific
Requirements

  • Bachelors’ degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering or a relevant field.
  • 10+ years of progressive Information Technology experience including computer operations management, multiple roles in systems implementation, supervision of technical personnel, architecture, security/compliance, business-wide strategic planning and budgetary responsibility. Experience in a professional services/consulting environment a plus.
  • Expertise in Microsoft Windows client and server technologies.
  • Strong understanding and expertise in cloud-based services. Strong preference for Microsoft Office 365 and Azure AD.
  • Demonstrated track record of effective leadership including strong strategic thinking and successful execution with technical and intellectual resources to meet organizational goals.
  • Experience managing technical teams and providing support to staff that are regionally and globally distributed.
  • Legally authorized to work in the US without visa sponsorship.

Opportunity
Benefits

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Join a highly collaborative worldwide team of professionals that drives the industry forward.
  • An organization that values people, giving them the opportunity to develop their career direction.