Director, Information Technology

EnPro Industries   •  

Palmyra, NY

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 44 days ago

Responsibilities of the Director, Information Technology:

  • Manage, motivate, and lead all direct and indirect reports supporting BI (Business Intelligence), ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning), and desktop/end-user support
  • Champion involvement in the IT organization's innovation efforts and its role in experimenting with new solutions
  • Collaborate with key business process owners to drive business process efficiency, continuous improvement, and cost efficiencies
  • Maintain currency on new technologies and platforms and provide direction on what emerging technologies should be assimilated, integrated, and introduced within the application suite
  • Define business-specific requirements, provide technological input, and act as business partner to determine optimal technology choices for enterprise applications
  • Forecast future skill needs to acquire and develop an IT workforce with the appropriate mix of business knowledge, technical skills, and competencies
  • Enable integrated strategic, operational, and commercial excellence through key supporting technologies
  • Own IT budget for the division, which includes personnel, ongoing operational costs, capital expenditure, and shared service enterprise technology costs
  • Direct the development application sourcing strategy and provide executive oversight for strategic vendor and partner relationship management

Required Qualifications and Education of the Director, Information Technology:

  • US Citizenship, a green card is acceptable
  • Completed bachelor’s degree in an applicable field, such as computer science or information systems
  • 5+ years of experience working in IT in the manufacturing industry
  • 5+ years of management experience with direct operational and leadership responsibilities
  • Proven experience developing and executing digital-focused strategic solutions in the manufacturing industry, such as IoT, robotics, machine learning, data analytics
  • Direct experience with:
    • Modern digital transformation and merging technologies
    • Enterprise eCommerce initiatives
    • Financial planning, business case evaluation, and project management
    • ERP planning and implementation, preferably with Oracle
  • MBA or other advanced technical degree is preferred, not required