Do you enjoy process improvements, developing staff, analyzing new technologies and developing strategic plans for growth? If you have strong management skills and enjoy working in a team environment, Mitsubishi Electric Power Products Inc. (MEPPI) wants to talk with you! We are currently accepting resumes for an IT Director at our Corporate Headquarters in Warrendale, PA. You will be responsible for supporting all MEPPI offices in the USA. You will plan, coordinate, direct, and design all operational activities of the corporate IT department and provide direction and support for IT solutions that enhance critical business operations. In addition, you will be working directly with the executive and senior management teams to identify, recommend, develop, implement, and support cost-effective technology solutions to all operating Divisions within the company. In this role, you will:
Determine long-term information technology vision and strategy aligned with Company vision and strategy, including systems implementation, systems development, software and hardware platforms, growth opportunities and business process engineering.
Lead IT strategic and operational planning to achieve business goals by fostering innovation, prioritizing Iead initiatives, developing business case justifications and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future IT systems across the company.
Formulate and deploy long-term strategic plans for acquiring and enabling efficient and cost-effective information processing and communication technologies.
Lead large-scale, corporate wide system implementation projects including selection, justification, project and resource planning, budgets, process engineering, and training.
Develop and administer all IT policies and procedures including those for architecture, compliance/J-SOX, security, disaster recovery, standards, and service provisioning.
Develop, recommend, and manage IT budget and IT staffing plans required to support the strategic and operational goals of the Company.
Oversee the negotiation and administration of vendor, outside service providers, and consultant contracts and service agreements for products and services.
Manage the staff of IT professionals including recruitment, supervision, scheduling, task prioritization, development, and evaluation.
Bachelors’ degree in computer-related field and a minimum of 10 years relevant experience with at least five years in a supervisory/managerial capacity, or equivalent education and experience.
Advanced knowledge of project management techniques and systems.
Advanced interpersonal, written and verbal communications skills.
Advanced knowledge of business and manufacturing system processes.
Advanced computer skills with emphasis on MS Office products and ERP systems.
If you enjoy managing multiple aspects of IT to include the ERP group, Network & Security while providing hardware and software solutions to our Division’s operating groups we encourage you to apply today!
At Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI), we serve the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Our products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit breakers, power transformers, gas insulated substations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, uninterruptible power supplies, rail transportation and HVAC equipment, and Diamond Vision video display screens.
About Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI)
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Headquartered in Warrendale, Pa., Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. is a U.S. affiliate of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation responsible for serving the North American power systems, rail transportation with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit breakers, power transformers, gas insulated sub-stations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, ozone water treatment systems, uninterruptible power supplies, rail transportation equipment and Diamond Vision Video display screens.