Delta College Director of Information Technology Services in University Center, Michigan

emThe successful candidate must demonstrate experience, skills, and commitment to fostering an environment ofa href=""diversity and inclusion/ain student, faculty and staff.Delta College, established in 1961, offers 150 transfer and career certificate and associate degree programs, and enrolls nearly 11,000 students each semester at its main campus and three learning centers.Delta College enjoys a reputation as one of the nationrsquo;s leading community colleges. Contributing factors to this achievement are its enduring commitment to excellence, passion for innovation and focus on people. Those values can be seen in itsspan class="caps"AQIP/spanHigher Learning Commission accreditation, charter membership in the National League for Innovation, Achieving the Dream participation, environmental stewardship and unique shared governance system.The Collegersquo;s service area is comprised of Bay, Midland and Saginaw counties, each with its own appealing personality and features, located adjacent to Lake Huron in mid-Michigan. The region is an outstanding choice to live in, providing residents with many diverse cultural and entertainment opportunities./emspan class="caps"POSITION/spanspan class="caps"ACCOUNTABILITIES/span: Directs the collegersquo;s technology initiatives in alignment with the Collegersquo;s strategic plan. Collaborates with the Collegersquo;s executive leadership to promote the use of sustainable technological resources. Primary responsibilities include oversight of the Ellucian managed service contract and strategic liaison between the college community, Office of Information Technology (span class="caps"OIT/span) staff and Ellucian. This includes assessment of service level agreements. Performance and satisfaction metrics, operating and capital budget management, legal and regulatory compliance and IT governance. Coordinates with functional departments, technology users across the College and Ellucian to develop a roadmap for technology with regard to appropriate architectures, platforms, applications, security and integration with Ellucian Colleague.span class="caps"ESSENTIAL/spanspan class="caps"FUNCTIONS/span: liCoordinates with functional departments to identify, implement and optimize business processes through the application of technology./li liWorks in a collaborative, consultative fashion with other departments as an advisor/advocate of technologies that enhances efficiency and effectiveness./li liResponsible for the approval of all IT related requests and purchases./li liOversees the student and employee portal environment, including coordination with content leads on site standards, maintaining content accuracy and relevance and future vision for the portal./li liResponsible for Collegersquo;s electronic accessibility compliance, audits, quality checks and coordinates the creation and education of best practices, policy, procedures, guidance and tools related to digital accessibility./li liProvides guidance and record keeping to ensure digital accessibility of college programs and services./li liCoordinates the creation and education of information technology best practices, policies, procedures and guidelines./li liEffectively communicates technical information to non-technical individuals and groups and keeps the Collegersquo;s executive leadership informed and educated on technology related issues and initiatives that enhance the student experience and add value to the Collegersquo;s human capit