Director of Information Technology

Job Type:  Part-time contract
Salary expectations: Negotiable
Location:  Virtual  
Length of Commitment: Minimum 2-3 years
Expected Start Date: 2021 

Summary

Producing content is the primary way in which ChinaSource lives out its mission. Our content lives almost solely on digital platforms, primarily on our website (www.chinasource.org), and supported by other digital tools, systems, and platforms to help us engage our readership. We are also a virtual team with members across the United States, and various parts of Asia. All this together makes ChinaSource a highly digitally based organization.  

Any team member of ChinaSource will need to be a committed Christian with an interest in China. Specifically to support the digital needs of ChinaSource, we are looking for an individual to work at both the conceptual level of IT systems architecture and design while also helping to implement plans that maintain and support the ministry in its day-to-day operations.

The projected start date for this position will be in early or mid 2021.

Major Objectives

The Director of Information Technology will achieve the following main objectives:

  • Identify and manage risks (hacking, disk crashes, data corruption) to all IT systems and data (manage includes putting processes in place to address the risks).
  • Pro-actively involved in any decision involving IT architecture (platforms, software, vendors) and documentation to see the most efficient and cost-effective business process (IT-enabled) solutions.
  • Collaborate with members of the ChinaSource team to provide the technical/digital support needed for their areas of ministry.

To apply, please send your resume to hr@chinasource.org.