Chipton-Ross is seeking a IT/IS Manager for an opening in Santa Maria, CA.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Information Systems & Technology Manager administers and maintains information technology systems for the client. The perimeter is to manage the IS/IT activities on the site of Santa Maria (California) and also support the site of Chihuahua (Mexico). Acts as the primary point of communication between internal operating and functional teams and external group IS/IT organization Client Information System. . The IS/IT manager will supervise an organization composed of Business Analysis team, ERP manager and Business Application manager. The position is supervised by the IS/IT Director locally.
Information Systems: In charge of developing and implementing informative solutions to increase company efficiency. Manage development projects, deployment, service levels, customer requests and troubleshooting for each information systems in place (ERP, PLM, HR systems, BI, all Business Applications) Information Technology: The IT manager oversees the administration and maintainance of IT equipments, which is sub-contracted to the clients sister company. With primary objective to control budget, service level and customer satisfaction, the manager has responsibility to verify the purchase, installation, performance, and life-cycle maintenance of PCs, Phones, servers and LAN network connectivity equipment. Performs local administration and operations functions as appropriate in accordance with standards, policies and procedures.
Supervise the integrity and performance of the ERP system (Royal 4) through audit and functional developments in coordination with client information system. Supervise the development and deployment of the new BI tool (BIRST) by supporting the BA team in executing the project planning in term of timing, resources and budget Supervise closely implementation of new Business Applications projects from customer functional specifications to deployment Coordinate the preparation to migrate to new systems designed by Client Group (i.e. PLM, ERP). Manage the resolution of IT/IS request tickets, measure and improve the performance Ensure the proper utilization of group systems (i.e. Concur for travel expenses, ZEN for collaborative solution, etc...) Review purchase requests and scrutinize expenses Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action Coordinate regularly with the client's sister company who provides IT services to ensure service level and control over budget Recommend information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by identifying problems and anticipating requirements Provide leadership and direction to the IS/IT team members Track progress of team members' individual projects. Conduct employee training and team development.
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 5 years of experience in Business Intelligence solutions (preferably IBM Cognos, Oracle BI) Strong experience and knowledge with data warehousing / database concepts / data modeling Experience in programing Preferably experience in industrial environment Knowledge in Relational, OLAP and ETL concepts and methodologies Programming skills preferably in SQL, VBA, Java knowledge of Testing methodologies, creating test plan, validating test cases Strong Oral and written communications skills Ability to manage other Business Analysts and Developers Ability to understand business and industrial concepts and process Hands-on experience administering, deploying and maintaining models, reports, and cubes
EDUCATION: Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business, Finance or Industrial management field (certification in a relevant discipline)
WORK HOURS: Full Time
Santa Maria, CA
$90000 to $115000.00 DOE
343 MAIN ST
EL SEGUNDO, CA 90245