Director, IT Enterprise Applications

Location: Oshkosh, WI (54902)
Company: Oshkosh Corp.
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 2 days ago
At Oshkosh, we build, serve and protect people and communities around the world by designing and manufacturing some of the toughest specialty trucks and access equipment. We employ over 15,000 team members all united by a common purpose.

Our engineering and product innovation help keep soldiers and firefighters safe, is critical in building and keeping communities clean and helps people do their jobs every day. JOB SUMMARY: The IT Director for Enterprise Applications supports the Global IT Vision: We are a 24x7 Global Information Technology partner to our customers, Oshkosh Corporation companies and functional departments. We provide services of the highest quality that anticipate and fulfill the needs of these customers at a reasonable cost.

We develop and maintain the right level of capability to deliver our services, while conducting ourselves professionally, and providing a dynamic and challenging environment that allows our people to grow and succeed. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned Direct multiple teams of information technology professionals which includes hiring and training new team members, performance management, annual reviews, career coaching, and technical, leadership and personal development program guidance Oversee the day-to-day activities of the IT function to ensure effective delivery of operational components of incident management including detection, response, and reporting Manage regular plans and resource capacity forecasts Deliver internal IT customer service excellence by negotiating service levels and ensuring delivery of business commitments Maintain strong relationships with internal customers to ensure a thorough understanding of business and technical objectives as well as across the Global IT team Ensure the effective use of IT project methodologies by providing oversight for area IT projects, providing expert guidance on deliverables, process and approach Partner with business leaders to understand direction and identify opportunities for business optimization and process improvement Govern effective internal processes, financial controls, and security practices Develop IT, business policies, and audit requirements Review and approve annual plans and budgets for multiple departments by ensuring ongoing spending aligns with business objectives as well as propose and implement changes as appropriate Ensure alignment of IT operations, project approach, architecture and management with the overall global IT targets and approach. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:. Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent Twelve (12) or more years of experience in Information Technology or related experience Five (5) or more years of management experience Ability to travel up to 10%.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:. Graduate degree in Information Systems, Management or equivalent Relevant industry recognized certifications (eg ITIL, COBIT, specific functional area certs as required) Ability to interact with company personnel, builds strong relationships at all levels and across all business units and organizations, and understands business imperatives Ability to maintain a high level of technical expertise, staying abreast of new technologies and practices Strong understanding of the business impact of IT tools, technologies and policies Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the IT organization, management and business personnel. JOB SUMMARY: Digital Manufacturing The Digital Manufacturing Director is focused on using technologies for transforming manufacturing processes, increasing revenue and profitability by improving performance, quality and safety metrics on the shop floor.

This role is responsible for consulting with the business in building and executing an enterprise digital manufacturing roadmap while ensuring segment specific execution plans occur for delivering value to the business. Also, this role will be responsible for establishing an enterprise framework that leverages plug and play capabilities of new technologies for providing transparency of data across disparate systems. This framework must provide the capabilities of leveraging the Internet of Things (IoT) and support real time business process monitoring and alerting for ensuring processes remain in control.

The Digital Manufacturing Director will also work closely with the business, analytics and applications teams to deliver solutions which affords the business the opportunity to quickly address issues while optimizing productivity efficiencies which will have a positive impact on the entire value chain; this framework must embrace artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities for enabling a continuous improvement environment. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: These duties are not meant to be all-inclusive and other duties may be assigned Partner with the business to build and execute Enterprise manufacturing roadmaps that are aligned with business strategies and highlight opportunities for transforming the business by embracing advanced technology capabilities Build a flexible digital manufacturing framework that can be utilized across the enterprise to support plug and play advanced technologies for simplifying business processes Build and lead digital focused cross functional teams which embrace technologies and improve processes that increase performance, quality, and safety metrics within the manufacturing facilities Remove complexities within the manufacturing processes while measuring the value generated by these improvements; focusing on the success of the business Facilitate Art of the Possible digital transformation discussions with the business to drive awareness and harness new technology opportunities. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:. Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or equivalent Five (5) or more years of experience in Information Technology, Manufacturing, Continues Improvement, Quality, or related experience Ability to travel up to 30%.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:. Graduate degree in Information Systems, Management or equivalent Five (5) or more years of experience implementing new technologies within a manufacturing environment Relevant industry recognized certifications (Cisco, CCIE, etc.). Experience with industry standard architectural framework (FEAF, DoDAF, Zachman, TOGAF, etc.

) Experience working with abstract concepts in innovative ways to solve problems Experience with consensus building to bring together opposing views and steering debates toward practical solutions and paths forward Experience and proficiency with various web-based software applications including Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, etc Ability to interact with company personnel, builds strong relationships at all levels and across all business units and organizations, and understands business imperatives Strong understanding of the business impact of IT tools, technologies and policies Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with the IT organization, management and business personnel Experience in delivering results by leveraging agile methodologies. WORKING CONDITIONS:. Physical Demands: Frequent Sitting, Hearing, Talking, Visual, Typing, Manual Dexterity; Seldom Standing, Walking/Running, Sitting, Reaching, Driving, Bending/Kneeling, Fine Dexterity,; Upper Extremity Repetitive Motion, and Lifting/Carrying and Pushing/Pulling up to 40lbs. Oshkosh is committed to working with and offering reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities.

If you need assistance or an accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please contact us at: 920-502-3009 or corporatetalentacquisition@oshkoshcorp.com. Oshkosh Corporation is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. This company will provide equal opportunity to all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Information collected regarding categories as provided by law will in no way affect the decision regarding an employment application. Oshkosh Corporation will not discharge or in any manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with Oshkosh Corporation's legal duty to furnish information.

Certain positions with Oshkosh Corporation require access to controlled goods and technologies subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations or the Export Administration Regulations. Applicants for these positions may need to be "U.S. Persons," as defined in these regulations. Generally, a "U.S. Person" is a U.S.

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Posted Date : Sun, 25 Sep 2022

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