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IT Manager, North America

PeopleSuite Talent Solutions
Kings Mountain, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Scope of Position

 

The IT Manager directs and coordinates development and production activities of computerized management information systems by performing the following duties personally or through subordinates within the guidelines provided by the companys IT Department. The responsibilities include developing and managing the IT roadmap, developing and managing a budget, project planning and execution, establishing and enforcing policies to use information technology, operate information technology systems (in-house or outsourcing solution with group company or third party provider) for three manufacturing facilities in the United States.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Consults with management to analyze computer system needs for management information and functional operations, to determine scope and priorities of projects and to discuss system capacity and equipment acquisition.
  • Recommends and develops plans for systems development and operations, hardware and software purchases and budget.
  • Manages implementation, installation and operation of information systems for the North American Business Unit.
  • Negotiates and contracts with consultants, technical personnel and vendors for services and products.
  • Provides first level (basic tasks), second level (for example: computer setup, VPN) and third level (security issues, project management) support to end users.
  • Manages computer operation scheduling, backup, storage and retrieval functions of computer hardware and software, including servers, to ensure reliability and performance to support all business processes.
  • Minimize the company's risk to zero tolerance levels on preventing outside extraneous factors, such as viruses, from impacting the company's operations.
  • Develops, maintains and tests disaster recovery plans.
  • Supports and maintains current tools, as well as creating new tools.
  • Manages implementation, installation, and operation systems.

 

Education and Experience

  • Certificate in Computer Science
  • Strong experience in network administration
  • Multi-site or multi-national experience
  • Management experience

 

Skills and Qualifications

  • System Development Experience
  • Ability to Analyze Server Complexity and Capacity
  • Extensive knowledge of:
  • Multiple Operating Systems
  • Network Administration
  • Communication Systems (Routers, Firewall, IP Telephony, Mobile)
  • Virtual Computing Environments
  • Backup / DRP
  • Active Directory
  • Scripting languages                                       
  • Microsoft servers
  • MS Office / Office 365
  • VMWare
  • Veeam
  • VLAN
  • Programming Languages: PHP, Java,.NET and VB
  • Advanced Excel/Access capabilities
  • Preferred - ERP Systems - first level support (Preferably INFOR)
  • Able to travel 25% of the time to the other two U.S. facilities         


PeopleSuite Talent Solutions

Address

Kings Mountain, NC
USA

Industry

Technology

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