Chief Information Officer

Chief Information Officer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Chief Information Officer to join our team.


  • Conceptual development and representation of the IT strategy of the University of Duisburg-Essen;
  • Active involvement in the digitalisation plans for teaching and research;
  • Supporting the IT development of all administrative processes at the University of Duisburg-Essen;
  • Participation of the University of Duisburg-Essen in the relevant political initiatives at regional, national and international levels;
  • Strategic and operational management of the Centre for Information and Media Services (ZIM) with over 90 employees;
  • Overall responsibility for the IT infrastructure;
  • Initiation and organisation of pilot projects, including third-party funded projects;
  • Promotion of digitalisation at the University and strategic management of the IT division.


  • SFIA – Enterprise and business architecture, level 6 (STPL);
  • SFIA – Strategic Planning, level 6 (ITSP).