Global IT Director at BURN

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Direct the design, selection, and implementation of all of Burn’s IT, hardware, software, and network solutions.
  • Create short and long-term strategic goals for managing and maintaining systems and software. Take a lead role in the technical planning for implementation.
  • Ensure that all Burns’ systems are well-integrated globally.
  • Collaborate with all business units to create system requirements and success criteria.
  • Identify software, hardware, and web solutions. Communicating the justification and reasoning to senior management and other stakeholders.
  • Ensure solutions meet all technical, business, and user needs.
  • Establish best practices for all network engineers, software engineers, and other staff.
  • Monitor network status and key indicators to ensure optimal performance and identify maintenance and improvement needs.
  • Design and direct implement a test plan to check network performance.
  • Ensure data and hardware systems are safe and secure.
  • Manage an in-house team of systems, software, and hardware engineers.
  • Role may involve travel to other cities /countries as necessary

Skills and Experience:

  • 10+ years of related experience in the related technology industry.
  • BS/MS in Computer Science or Information Technology.
  • Proven experience leading the design and implementation of business management systems.
  • Prior knowledge and experience managing and or implementing ERP, EPDM, CRM, SPM, or CCM systems.
  • In-depth knowledge of enterprise systems, networking modules, and software integration.
  • Developing network systems in a manufacturing context is a plus.
  • Excellent communication skills for both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Knowledgeable Scrum Master or proficient in Agile methodologies.
  • Working knowledge of AWS product ecosystem.
  • Previous experience writing code is a plus.