Penn State Health is seeking a healthcare technology centric expert with experience in change management for our Shared Services division.
The VP, CTO will be responsible to align technology vision with business strategy by integrating company processes with the appropriate technologies. The Vice President, Chief Technology Officer will be responsible to all aspects of developing and implementing technology initiatives within the organization. The VP, CTO will maintain existing enterprise systems, while providing direction in all technology-related issues in support on information operation s and core company values.
Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science or related field
10 or more years in IT with a minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in leadership roles
Experience in integrating complex, cross-corporate processes and information strategies, and/or designing strategic metrics and scorecards
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Excellent analytical, strategic conceptual thinking, strategic planning and execution skills
Strong vendor management and partner relation skills
Ability to drive organizational change
Expertise in budget planning and financial management
Master’s degree in information technology or a technology related discipline
Previous knowledge of supporting Electronic Medical Records and Infor
Healthcare experience in a large system and/or Academic Medical Center experience
In addition to a rewarding career, we also offer great BENEFITS including but not limited to:
Paid Time Off and Personal Time
Medical Benefits (No waiting period)
Dental and Vision Benefits
Elder Care/Child Care Resources
WHY PENN STATE HEALTH?
The Penn State Health offers exceptional opportunities, exposure to a wide patient population and the ability to provide individualized, innovative, and specialized care to patients in the community.
WHY CENTRAL PA?
We are proud to possess a vibrant downtown area which affords exceptional cultural opportunities including the Hershey and Harrisburg Orchestras, museums, a highly rated amusement park, the Hershey Theater, farmer’s markets and some of the finest dining in the region. We are an easy distance from the Fulton Theater, York Little Theater, Lancaster’s Amish country, and walkable towns like Hummelstown and Lititz. For the outdoors enthusiast, we have ample opportunities for hiking, biking, rowing, and hunting. For sports lovers, we are home to the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, the Minor League Baseball’s Harrisburg Senators, and the United Soccer League’s Penn FC. Central Pennsylvania is an exceptional combination of rural, suburban, and city living and is also within a day trip distance of some of the country’s most famous cities - New York, Washington DC, and Philadelphia.
Hershey, PA is the birthplace of everyone’s favorite chocolate! Like our city’s founders, you will find this area to be full of socially-minded organizations and individuals working together to create an amazing place to live!
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About Penn State Health
At Penn State Hershey, our mission is to enhance the quality of life and serve our community through improved health, the education of health professionals, and the discovery of knowledge. For us, service excellence is not only for our patients but also our employees. It means valuing each and every employee.