A technology director is responsible for planning, organizing, and directing all operations and personnel in a company's information technology (IT) operations. They are in charge of maintaining a well-maintained technology network, and their team must be able to troubleshoot any technological issues that may arise. Technology directors are in charge of developing strategic operations in the IT department, along with a number of other duties, including training, scheduling, firing, and leading their team. A technology director may be standing or sitting for long periods of time depending on their daily duties.
Technology Director Tasks
Recruit, hire, lead and manage a development team.
Assess information systems for quality and efficiency, enacting any crucial changes.
Evaluate technologies to develop action plans and interface with upper management.
Remain up-to-date on new technologies and inform team of important changes.