Senior Director
Plant IT
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Scout Motors

201-500 employees

Manufactures next-generation all-electric trucks and SUVs
Company Overview
Scout Motors Inc. is a company that not only values its rich heritage but also embraces the future, as evidenced by its commitment to developing the next generation of all-electric trucks and rugged SUVs. The company's culture is deeply rooted in exploration, hard work, and community, fostering an environment where employees are encouraged to be visionaries and leaders. With a competitive edge in the electric vehicle industry, Scout Motors is leading the charge by reimagining an American icon and creating jobs, making it an exciting and rewarding place to work.
Hardware
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

2022

Headquarters

Detroit, Michigan

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

111%

1 year growth

630%

2 year growth

3737%
Locations
Columbia, SC, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Cybersecurity
IT Project Management
Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • 15+ years of experience in IT leadership roles.
  • In-depth knowledge of manufacturing production and logistics processes
  • Experience with manufacturing execution systems (MES), supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA), manufacturing ERPs, and other plant-related technologies.
  • Proven experience in a leadership role overseeing IT operations within manufacturing or plant environments.
  • Strong strategic thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent project management and organizational abilities.
  • In-depth knowledge of IT infrastructure, cybersecurity, and emerging technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively across departments and with senior leadership.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
Responsibilities
  • Develop and execute the overall Plant IT strategy in alignment with the organization's business goals.
  • Provide leadership and direction to the Plant IT team, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and maintenance of robust IT infrastructure within plant facilities.
  • Ensure the availability, reliability, and security of plant IT systems and networks.
  • Collaborate with plant operations and other key stakeholders to identify opportunities for technology-driven improvements in operational efficiency.
  • Implement best practices in IT service delivery to meet the needs of plant operations.
  • Lead IT projects related to plant expansions, technology upgrades, and process improvements.
  • Ensure projects are completed on time and within budget, meeting specified quality standards.
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with IT vendors and service providers.
  • Ensure plant IT systems comply with industry regulations and cybersecurity standards.
  • Implement and enforce security measures to safeguard plant IT assets and data.
  • Develop, and mentor a high-performing Plant IT team.
  • Provide training and professional development opportunities to enhance team members' skills.