Head of TechnologyHead of Technology

Based at:            Stockton-on-Tees

Hours:                  35 hours per week

Reporting to:     Chief Operating Officer

Salary Range:       £75k – £85k – depending on skills and experience



We have an exciting new opportunity to join our Vianet team as Head of Technology. The purpose of this role is to effectively lead our high performing multi-disciplined in-house teams and external partners that are aligned to our strategic direction and the needs of our customers thereby enabling the business to achieve its growth ambitions.

Reporting into the Chief Operating Officer, you will be responsible for defining and delivering the Company Technology Strategy in order to support and achieve our company objectives.


There are some essential technical skills and experience you will need to have: –

  • Track record of leadership, engagement, and collaboration across multi-disciplined teams to deliver great results.
  • Equally skilled and comfortable moving between providing strategic direction and supporting and directing tactical execution.
  • Thought leader who communicates effectively across Board, Executive, wider business, partners, and investors.
  • Recognises great technology is about enablement and is not the end product.
  • Has conceived, executed, and maintained complex enterprise-wide solutions.
  • Proven track record of delivering innovative technology-based solutions to external and internal customers.
  • Technically skilled in data insight, infrastructure, application software and hardware design and implementation.
  • Experienced in leading, mentoring and managing a team of technical specialists.


If you are interested in applying for this role, please forward your CV to recruitment@vianetplc.com


Alternatively, if you would like to have an informal chat about the role, please contact our Head of People & Development on 01642 358800.



Our Benefits

Stakeholder pensionStakeholder pension
33 days holidays33 days holidays
Health & well-being initiativeHealth & well-being initiative
Bi–annual company eventsBi–annual company events
Sick paySick pay
Free car parkingFree car parking
Eye care schemeEye care scheme
Cycle to work schemeCycle to work scheme
Gym and Leisure DiscountsGym and Leisure Discounts
Phone discountPhone discount
Death in serviceDeath in service
Hospitality football ticketsHospitality football tickets

It takes great people to develop and support great products that customers really value.

Engaging, growing, retaining, and unleashing the potential of people is critical to most successful businesses – and Vianet are no different.

Vianet are committed to an environment where people are encouraged to instinctively do the right thing, have the courage to take ownership of issues, to care and to have fun. Caring about people and helping them succeed will help ensure Vianet’s own success.”

James Dickson – Chairman / Interim CEO

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