Job description Computerized Information Systems Manager in Ontario

Find out what work is like for a computerized information systems manager in Canada. This work description is applicable to all Computer and information systems managers (NOC 0213).

Computer and information systems managers

Description

Computer and information systems managers plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the activities of organizations that analyze, design, develop, implement, operate and administer computer and telecommunications software, networks and information systems. They are employed throughout the public and private sectors.

Job duties

  • This group performs some or all of the following duties:
  • Plan, organize, direct, control and evaluate the operations of information systems and electronic data processing (EDP) departments and companies
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures for electronic data processing and computer systems development and operations
  • Meet with clients to discuss system requirements, specifications, costs and timelines
  • Assemble and manage teams of information systems personnel to design, develop, implement, operate and administer computer and telecommunications software, networks and information systems
  • Control the budget and expenditures of the department, company or project
  • Recruit and supervise computer analysts, engineers, programmers, technicians and other personnel and oversee their professional development and training.

Job titles

  • software engineering manager
  • software development manager
  • computer systems manager
  • data centre manager
  • manager, data processing and systems analysis
  • data processing director
  • EDP (electronic data processing) manager
  • information systems manager
  • manager, management information system (MIS)
  • systems development manager

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