IT Manager
IT
Full Time
Juarez, Mexico
2021-11-28

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK (ESSENTIAL DUTIES):
For us going to work every day has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By being sustainable and open to new ideas we can push the boundaries of cooking, cleaning, and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.  

This position will ensure the reliable and timely delivery of IT support to the Juarez campus. The IT site manager has the unique role of being the liaison and main point of contact between plant management, local IT, and the centralized IT support structure.  This person must align the activities of the IT team to conform to corporate standards and methods, while being absolutely responsive to local needs. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Leading the day to day operations and IT support functions. Facilitating regularly scheduled local IT Team meetings. Working with local and central management, establishing, and enforcing project priorities.
  • Allocating IT resources, human and otherwise, in support of the priorities.
  • Keeping management informed of project progress and/or issues needing resolution.
  • Playing active role in projects, contributing to analysis, project documentation, coding, testing, user acceptance testing, implementation, and other project related tasks as needed.
  • Setting up and monitoring on-call rotation for off hours support.
  • Establishing, in cooperation with corporate IT, service levels to be maintained. Monitoring and reporting performance to these service levels.
  • Reviewing the needs and recommending hardware and software acquisitions to central IT purchasing.
  • Maintaining a close relationship with the Plant Manager and his/her staff. Attending and participating in staff initiatives as requested, from an IT and operational point of view.
  • Coordinating all operational and application system projects with corporate IT to facilitate adherence to standards; “reuse vs. buy”, and “buy vs. make” policies.
  • Providing local resources to help with corporate sponsored projects as needed.
  • Participating in the annual IT budget and forecasting process. Monitor adherence to budget throughout the fiscal year.

WHO YOU ARE:

  • With a number of projects running simultaneously, flexibility and agility are essential.
  • Both reactive and proactive, you work efficiently and flexibly to deliver results.
  • You ask and you listen, you take ideas on board and work with your team, taking everyone in the same direction.
  • Focused on achieving your targets – and those of customers.
  • You not only know your area of expertise, you’re passionate about it and how it can enable and support people to work better and achieve more.
  • You love to explore new ideas and drive continuous improvement, not only to do your best work but to develop your capabilities and acquire new skills.

We employ great people from a wide variety of backgrounds – not just because it’s the right thing to do, but also because we believe that diverse perspectives make our business stronger and more innovative. If you share our values, come find your place in our global community. Meet us on @lifeatelectrolux and career.electroluxgroup.com to learn more.

Minimum Qualification

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related discipline.
  • 7 to 10 years of IT experience with at least 5years in an IT Leadership position.
  • Demonstrated experience in manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge of high speed, repetitive manufacturing environment
  • Knowledge and familiarity with automation technologies in a manufacturing environment, such as Manufacturing Execution Systems.
  • Thorough understanding of the procurement, manufacturing, and demand management activities of the business. 
  • Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience (Mapics, JDE, SAP or other similar systems).
  • Demonstrated skill level in project management.
  • Excellent skills in personal productivity tools (E.g. MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Visio, Teams).

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We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'