• VP, IT - Enterprise Applications

    Location US-IL-Downers Grove | US-IL-Chicago
    Job ID
    Adtalem Global Education
    Information Technology
    Employment Type
    Regular Full-Time
    FLSA Status
  • Opportunity at a Glance

    Senior leader responsible for all aspects of product and technical vision, strategy, design, development and support of key components of Adtalem Global Education’s shared platforms and services including; marketing websites, marketing automation/personalization, CRM, mobile/web applications, data lake/warehouse, advanced analytics, finance/planning, and data integrations. Support and advance Adtalem’s 140,000 students, 9 institutions, 120+ locations, and 16,000 colleagues worldwide.  This business critical role reports directly to the SVP & CIO of Adtalem Global Education.


    • Partner with P/L leaders and functional executives to successfully develop and implement business and technology strategies.
    • Lead digital transformation of academic and administrative services.
    • Architect and design solutions that drive business value. 
    • Champion advancements in the areas of agile, user experience, user-centric design and data analytics.
    • Foster a culture of fast paced innovation and drive R&D initiatives to bring the latest technologies and techniques to Adtalem Global Education.
    • Serve on marketing council and provide support to the Digital Center of Excellence.
    • Build diverse, talented and productive teams by using job rotations, stretch assignments, coaching/mentoring and formal education as appropriate. Ensures solid succession plans.
    • Integrate acquisitions quickly and efficiently to maximize synergies.


    • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA preferred
    • Minimum of 15 years IT experience in large, multinational organization
    • Ability to develop key business partnerships both internal and external, build peer relationships.
    • Demonstrated strategic thinker, leader, visionary, influencer, consultant and change agent.
    • Broad IT expertise in various disciplines, like systems development, infrastructure, change management, etc.
    • Strong organizational skills, including program/project governance and increased levels of staff oversight.
    • Ability to work effectively in areas of ambiguity and capable of creating solutions to complex problems.
    • Experience leading on-shore and off-shore teams
    • Strong executive presence, interdisciplinary, intercultural, influence, and networking skills
    • Expertise with Salesforce.com and Hadoop preferred


    We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. Thank you for applying for this outstanding opportunity today.

    Who We Are

    The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success, and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Carrington College, Chamberlain University, DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, please visit adtalem.com.


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