Director of Technology and Security - Hybrid

Discipline: Executive Search, IT & Communications
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £Competitive salary + generous bonus scheme + employee equity plan
Published: 2 days ago
Hybrid working – Competitive salary + generous bonus scheme + employee equity plan

We are working in partnership with a company whose plans will boost the UK’s competitive position in the European digital market by investing over £1bn in their network and next-generation technology. 

Our client is making waves in the industry and now have an opportunity that is not to be missed! 

They’re recruiting for the key role of Director of Technology and Security, responsible for improving business initiatives through the use of technology. 

It is a role where you will have a massive impact on the direction and growth of this high growth ISP! 

They are using next-generation technology to power its multi-gigabit fibre network, supported

by global suppliers including Nokia, Linksys, Fujikura and Supply chain partners have been carefully selected based on their commitment to social, environmental and sustainability priorities. 

My client’s founders are all highly successful British entrepreneurs with significant expertise in large infrastructure projects. The Board is made up of senior British, European and US Directors. 

In short, my client is a British-owned, highly diverse employer packed with the best of British talent. 

As the Director of Technology and Security, you’ll be part of a company who thrives on delivering a world class service through simple intelligent processes and technologies. 

Their growth trajectory is aggressively ambitious, bold and exciting and so exciting times lie ahead for their employees.  

It’s a very big role with a big agenda! 

The role 

The Director of Technology and Security will be responsible for delivery of IP networking strategy, supported by a Head Network Architect and a Head of Technology. 

Working closely with the Board, reporting to the CIO, and as a member of the Senior Leadership Team, you will manage programme deliverables and maintain the alignment to strategic plans to successfully deliver requirements. 

The Director of Technology and Security will also be responsible for the Identification of vital risks and effectively manage re forecasting project plans to diminish the impact to delivery. 

The person 

We are looking for an IT professional with significant director level experience in telecommunications with knowledge of fibre network technologies and their deployment. 

With strong leadership skills, experience of working with key internal and external stakeholders, you should also have experience in developing and delivering technical solutions. 

What’s on offer 

With a competitive salary the Director of Technology and Security will also enjoy a generous company bonus plan, employee equity scheme (all staff who join are offered a share in the Company), health cash plan, gym and retail discounts, 25 days holiday + PH, amongst a range of benefits.  

This IT Director vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME who are acting as a recruitment agency.  

RecruitME is committed to equal opportunity and diversity and embraces applications from all sections of society, regardless of sexual orientation, race, age, gender identity, sex, disability, marital status, religion or belief.  

RecruitME is also committed to work alongside veterans and ex-servicemen and women.