Jose Martinez

JOSÉ MARTÍNEZ

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

José Martínez is accountable for all IT planning, program and support functions. He has over 20 years of experience in the IT sector and extensive experience in strategic sourcing, vendor management, relationship management, project management and IT engineering design and support. Prior to this position, he served at OneAmerica FinancialSM as vice president, IT infrastructure and application support, and vice president, business relationship management and enterprise architecture.

 

Since joining OneAmerica Financial in 2014, Martínez has led multiple strategic initiatives to transform the IT support model. In 2014 he led the OneAmerica contract negotiations and transition of services from the prior infrastructure outsource service provider to the current provider. In 2016 he was part of an executive team that led an end-to end reorganization effort within IT to shift to a Plan-Build-Run delivery model, creating new IT functions, such as business relationship and service management. In 2020 he implemented DevOps and Agile modern frameworks into the IT operating model.

 

Prior to joining OneAmerica Financial, Martínez served as vice president, communications as a service (CaaS) for Interactive Intelligence, managing all data centers worldwide for the company’s cloud product. In addition, he served as a senior global delivery executive at IBM, accountable for the delivery of a broad range of IT outsourced services for corporate clients.

 

Martínez holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in mechanical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He also completed an advanced management executive program from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.