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IT Director of Development (Printing) (22-00722)

By May 25, 2022June 29th, 2022No Comments

 Job Description
Our client is looking for a data-driven IT Director – Development who is passionate about customer success, transformation, quality, and on-time delivery.  The IT Director – Development will be responsible for managing the custom applications including custom printing platform, modernization of legacy systems using cloud-based digital technologies, innovation, engineering team and operation support.
 
Keys to success in this role are to establish key metrics, a culture of continuous improvement of customer onboarding time, stabilize and modernize current print platform, IoT enablement to drive connected printers’ strategy and deliver multiple digital solution APIs to enable new digital revenue and IT partners to stakeholders.
 
We are looking for an experienced technology guru who grew up with hands-on digital development (Java, Java script, .net, python, GitHub, Azure API, Microservice etc.) background with business analyst mindset, can drive printing technology transformation, manage ongoing business needs and transform legacy team and application to digital. The ideal candidate must be highly passionate about harnessing the power of tech to serve business goals, immersed in technological advancements, opportunities, and challenges, with endless curiosity on how to “modernize application operations”. Key responsibilities include the operation of the Print platform, Ecommerce solution, transforming legacy applications to cloud-enabled, driving digital culture, and supporting IT strategies.
 
What You Can Bring to The Role

  • Focused on managing and modernizing printing platforms for labels, and the ability to lead and modernize complex custom-build applications across functions. Prior development experience from Print industry and digital development (Azure technology) will be highly preferred.
  • Passionate about the possibilities of digital and inspire entire development team to rapidly adopt new digital products and modernize print platform
  • Energized by working both independently and interdependently in matrix organization
  • Motivated to work agile and being open to the change
  • Deep understanding of how to set up and manage a successful release and rollout of custom enhancement together with relevant stakeholders
  • Extensive knowledge of printing label development and building integrated design
  • Experience in working with iterative, agile product development and deployment teams, including key events and artifacts
  • Experience in handling complex environments with multiple product launches happening across different markets simultaneously
  • Assume overall accountability of the development and operation of custom solutions from planning to inception
  • Serve as a key player and a visionary along with other leaders in the advancement of capabilities and offerings that are designed to develop and grow brands in the digital age
  • Develop, mentor, inspire and manage all the members of the development team
  • Participate in new business activities by proposing solutions
  • Lead expert in explaining complex technical solutions in a simple yet impactful manner, and in presenting trade-offs to internal teams and clients through clearly articulated evidence
  • Lead and strengthen technology partner relationships
  • Provides direction and management of overall activities within software and support departments containing multiple teams
  • Overall responsibility for understanding and meeting performance metrics to include developing/supporting the operations budget and identifying financial variances and the business/performance metrics that drive them
  • Ability to develop a customer onboarding strategy through knowledge of business and direction while also supporting/understanding corporate vision and goals
  • Develop processes and procedures that improve efficiency within department
  • Coach and assist supervisors in handling all team related activities

 
Qualifications

  • 10-15 years + years of experience leading software operation and engineering in large companies
  • Hands on experience in prior to leadership in development on technology such as Java, Java script, .net, python, GitHub and Microservices etc.
  • Strong Leader who can mentor and manage cross cultural and remote teams
  • Experience in Print industry highly preferred
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment. Working in Agile environment
  • Professional written, presentation and spoken communication skills in English