Last Wednesday at the 12th Annual State of the CIO, scholarship program director Joe Robens announced that the council would be extending its scholarship program from 3 to 4 students per year in both Miami-Dada and Broward Counties. “These are our future CIOs,” remarked Robens.
To date, the program has awarded 20 scholarships to deserving high school students on their way to tertiary STEM studies.
In partnership with Envision Physician Services, the South Florida Agile Association (SFAA) is excited to announce an exclusive event for 100 attendees only focusing on:
Agile Transformation: We will cover key topics on how to transform your company to be able to support today’s dynamic marketplace. This is an opportunity to learn from others who have gone through this journey and can provide guidance to help you succeed!
Keynote Speaker: George Labelle – CIO at IPC (Subway) in Miami
eMerge Summit ticket holders get Discounted Tickets
Each ticket holder will receive complimentary drinks coupons
Additional drink coupons available for purchase.
Raffle with really great prizes that you’ll want to WIN!
Best networking opportunity North of 5th
Enjoy a fabulous venue with easy access to Lincoln Rd. (in case you want to party all night)
Parking is available in many garages in the Lincoln Rd. Mall area. The closest garage is directly opposite WeWrok and is located between Washington Ave and 16th. Click here for a full list of area parking.
You’ve got to be in it to win it! Great Raffle Prizes on offer!
Share your knowledge with the next generation, sign up to speak at www.MiamiNAF.org
The conference features keynote speaker and other special guest speakers, plus
college/career fair, and
interviews by industry professionals with students eligible for summer internships
Approximately 1,400 high school students will be attending from Miami-Dade NAF Academies of Engineering, Finance, Health Sciences, Hospitality and Tourism and Information Technology.
SPONSORSHIP: Join in sponsorship with South Florida Educational Federal Credit Union, Doubletree by Hilton Miami Airport & Convention Center, SherlockTalent, E2 Marketing, NAF and many others. Sponsorship Levels, program advertisement and other marketing included, is listed at: http://miaminaf.org/sponsorship/
COLLEGE/CAREER FAIR: Feature your college or company to over 1,400 high school students (included in all sponsorship levels.) Fair held during morning, lunch, and between workshop sessions. Sponsor at least $250 for an exhibitor table.
BREAK OUT SESSIONS: Sign up to speak during one of the workshops, at http://miaminaf.org/sign-up/
INTERNSHIP INTERVIEWS: Sign up to interview prospective interns, call Alexandra Coronado in M-DCPS CTE office at 305-693-3030 (interviews must be scheduled in advance of the conference.)
For more information, go to: http://miaminaf.org or call 305-693-3030.
Please take our survey to help us understand the IT Middle Skill Gap in South Florida. The ‘GREAT’ Committee of the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance is surveying the level of education and skills certifications of the local tech community. This will help the county and state offer programs to assist IT professionals in career development, as well as understand the methods used for job searches.
Miami posts 5th fastest tech salary growth rate in the nation.
The Average Tech Salary in the Miami Metro Area is $86,300. While that’s 21st highest in the U.S., Miami’s growth rate is 5th fastest in the nation. See lots more iTech Employment statistics in the 2018 Dice Tech Salary Report.
We are looking for a skilled IT Infrastructure Manager that will help manage and secure infrastructure operations for the company. Ideal candidate will develop, maintain, support, and optimize network and server infrastructure, data communications, and telecommunications systems.Responsibilities:
Responsible for leading the IT infrastructure team
In charge of designing the network architecture, integration and installation
Creates network policies and criteria including connectivity, capacity, interfacing, security, resilience, recovery, access and remote access
Creates and regulates systems access and security
Responsible of developing, maintaining and testing all disaster recovering plans
Bachelor’s degree in the field of CS or IS
Minimum 8 years of related work experience
Ability to conduct and direct research into IT issues and products
Previous experience managing teams
Ability to work in a high-pressure team-oriented environment
Certifications in Palo Alto firewall, Citrix NetScaler and related security technologies preferred
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