What does a Vice President - Technology do?

Technology managers coordinate information systems in locations including companies, government agencies, nonprofits, and other organizations. They ensure the organization’s computer hardware, software, and database management systems, internet servers, and telecommunication services are working properly. They coordinate and configure the systems to ensure they are performing at optimal speed.

Technology managers meet with management teams to discuss how information technology will help the organization achieve its latest goals, and they train end-users on operating software and databases. As leaders of tech support teams, they oversee installation of hardware and software and train the systems’ end users. They also strive to integrate various information systems. Technology managers have a bachelor’s degree in technology management, computer science, management information systems, or information technology. Some technology managers also have technology certification for their specific industry, including financial management. Some have completed the management of technology certificate or relevant degree programs through a college or a university.

Work/Life Balance
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Career Opportunity
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Avg. Experience2-4 years

Vice President - Technology Salaries

Average Base Pay

$154,000 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $154K
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Vice President - Technology Career Path

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Associate Technology Manager
2 Dec 2020

“4. Company is very transparent and truly pays attention to personal growth and development.”

Encore GlobalEncore Global
Director, Event Technology
3 Feb 2021

“Many opportunities to advance your career if you are interested in a field operations management position.”

Citicorp Services IndiaCiticorp Services India
Vice President - Technology
16 Oct 2019

“Good Work life balance and learning”

Orion InnovationOrion Innovation
Technology Manager
28 Jun 2021

“Good and timely salary.”

J.P. MorganJ.P. Morgan
Executive Director, Technology
14 Aug 2021

“started my career as Associate and went all the up to ED in IC Path.”

American Family InsuranceAmerican Family Insurance
Strategic Technology Program Manager
20 Oct 2021

“Annual pay increases are not great”

Morgan StanleyMorgan Stanley
Executive Director, Technology
6 Dec 2021

“Good Work life balance and one of the best cultures in financial services”

Senior Director of Technology
28 Oct 2021

“Attention is paid to your career development and there are plenty of in”

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