IDEX Global IT Manager in Denver, Colorado
If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.
With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses at https://www.idexcorp.com/our-businesses/business-segments/ around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.
OBJECTIVES OF THE ROLE:
Partnering with the business to understand the short and long terms business strategy which will then translate into an IT roadmap focusing on timely implementation while being budget conscious. Manage the implementation of efficient, effective, and compliant tools to help ensure the daily/monthly/annual success of the business (Desktop support, SOX, JDE optimization, factory flow improvements, etc.).
Ability to partner with corporate counterparts to implement global initiatives around cyber security, contingency plans, & JDE upgrades
Develops and periodically maintains a strategic roadmap of prioritized activities and projects. This is accomplished by working directly with the business owners to prioritize business-related activities and projects
Maintains organization's effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for implementing information technologies.
Develop global IT team for Band-It
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop, maintain and manage a quality assurance plan for helping ensure the consistency and maintainability of existing applications. Involves creating, maintaining, and enforcing standards/procedures for implementing technical solutions. This is accomplished by leveraging best practices that include Service Management concepts and frameworks such as ITIL.
Collect data in order to evaluate and optimize network or system performance.
Implement, create, and manage IDEX wide policies and security standards
Add users to a network and assign and update security permissions on the network.
Create and maintain network and infrastructure maps.
Preserves assets by implementing disaster recovery and back-up procedures and information security and control structures.
IT Project & Resource Management
Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments and data centers.
Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and motivate professional staff
Manages IT resources and budget to maximize return and overall value for Band-It’s global operations
Manages IT related vendor contracts and relationships
Train users in the proper use of hardware and software and set up periodic training courses for users in areas where improvement or clarity may be required.
Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
After hours support in certain circumstances will be required where emergency repairs are needed or when there are disruptive changes or repairs that would need to be scheduled in off hours. On-site and/or remote support depending on the project.
Department Management & Team Leadership:
Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action
Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedure. Additionally, maintains staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
Able to function in high energy, high paced environment
Excellent at managing priorities, multi-tasking and deliver against deadlines
Attention to detail
Effective problem-solving skills
Able to work in a matrixed environment
Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office . . . Excel proficiency is a must)
Creative thinker and demonstrated ability to develop and sustain basic process rhythms
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS OR EQUIVALENCIES:
10+ years of relevant IT experience preferably within a manufacturing environment
5+ years of IT management experience
· Bachelor’s degree in technology or equivalent experience in IT
Experience with or knowledge of programming languages and operating systems (MS Exchange, Active Directory, and other Windows-based systems), JD Edwards, enterprise backup and recovery procedures, and system performance monitoring
Expertise with implementing, configuring, and testing solutions
Proven leadership skills
Experience implementing EDI
Experience writing database queries
Strong creative and analytical thinking
An internally and externally customer focused mindset
Relevant professional certifications
Operations experience in a production environment
Ability to understand technical concepts such a server architecture, virtualization, radio, telephony, VPN, enterprise security strategies and tools
Broad knowledge of data processing systems, concepts, and methodologies
Environmental Health & Safety, Code of Conduct, Anti-Harassment and others will be required
Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?
IDEX (NYSE: IEX) is a company that has undoubtedly touched your life in some way. In fact, IDEX businesses make thousands of products that are mission-critical components in everyday activities. Chances are the car you’re driving has a BAND-IT® clamp holding your side airbag safely in place. If you were ever in a car accident, a Hurst Jaws of Life® rescue tool may have saved your life. If you or a family member is battling cancer, your doctor may have tested your DNA in a quest to find the best targeted medicine for you. It’s likely your DNA test was run on equipment that contains components made by our growing IDEX Health & Science team.