Director of Information Systems (Hybrid) Salary $105,221.00 - $132,823.00

May 20 2023
Expected expiry date: May 31 2023
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories IT,
Strathroy, ON | Sarnia, ON • Full time

Are you a well-rounded Information Systems professional who is looking for your next challenge?

Are you an experienced Information Systems Leader who thrives on empowering your team and organization to be their best? Do you have extensive experience leading initiatives relating to strategy, management, cyber security, infrastructure, and building tools to support the organization? Are you adept at serving business needs through technology, and able to foster innovation through your team?

We believe we have the best team in the business due to our leadership philosophy of excellence, and team development. If you are an experienced Information Systems professional with values that align with ours and want a new opportunity at a cooperative organization where employees, clients, and our communities matter, we would like to hear from you!

Mainstreet Credit Union is actively seeking an experienced Director, Information Systems to join our team!

Why Join Our Team?

At Mainstreet we believe in investing in you – whether it is our employees or our incredible members. At Mainstreet we are committed to providing exceptional service, advice and improving and making a difference in the lives of our members.

Mainstreet offers its employees:

  • Work-life balance and flexible work arrangements
  • Opportunities for training and advancement
  • Generous salary, vacation and benefits (Mainstreet is a Living Wage employer)
  • Opportunity to work at a values-based cooperative

Our Values

Known & Valued: We will invest the time and effort to truly know our members and build deep and meaningful relationships where members feel valued. 

Personal & Custom: Our financial advice and solutions provided to members will be customized and tailored to each person's unique needs and financial goals. 

Cared for & Supported: We will care for and invest in our members. We will support and help our members in realizing their financial dreams and goals. 

Easy & Seamless: Mainstreet, and our staff, will be friendly, easy to work with and easy to connect with. The member service experience will be seamless.


Job Function:           

The Director of Information Systems is responsible for the strategy, management, and security of all technology operations, infrastructure, and tools in support of our Credit Union’s objectives.

Our Director will be knowledgeable in IT systems, adept at serving business needs through technology, and able to foster innovation through their team.

Your team is part of Transformation, accountable to drive Mainstreet’s strategic growth plan. Your team includes an IT Product Specialist and a Systems Support Technician.

 Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop our technology strategy and investment plan to achieve Mainstreet’s Vision 2030
  • Maintain a culture of Cyber-safety and protect the Credit Union’s key digital assets
  • Develop, implement, and monitor all IT Policies and systems to support Mainstreet’s organizational strategy
  • Superintend vulnerability audits, penetration tests, and forensic IT investigations, ensuring that any outcomes are understood and applied
  • Direct technology crisis management by investigating the cause of a breach and implementing the right solution
  • Motivate, develop, and foster a high performing team; contribute to Mainstreet’s collaborative development culture
  • Manage technology related third-party relationships and contracts
  • Direct the administration of both local and wide area networks – maintain uptime


  • University degree or work equivalency (10+ years relevant work experience)
  • Knowledgeable in information technology, network administration, and cybersecurity, with the ability to direct subject matter experts
  • Ability to lead and influence across all levels of an organization
  • Compelling storyteller
  • Proven cross-enterprise and third-party relationship management success
  • Ability to identify technology requirements and business solutions
  • Keen awareness of industry standards and trends

Mainstreet Credit Union is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a culture of inclusionMainstreet Credit Union welcomes applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available upon request for all candidates in all aspects of the process.


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