Manager – Plant IT Operations
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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.
Consumer Goods
Hardware

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
System Administration
Operations & Logistics
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
  • 7+ years of experience in IT leadership roles, preferably in a manufacturing or plant environment.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing processes and the integration of IT solutions.
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills.
  • In-depth knowledge of IT infrastructure, networks, cybersecurity, and emerging technologies.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a diverse team.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Relevant certifications (e.g., ITIL, PMP) are preferred.
Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement a strategic IT plan aligned with the overall business objectives and manufacturing goals.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to identify and prioritize IT initiatives that support plant operations.
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and maintenance of robust IT infrastructure to support plant operations.
  • Ensure the availability, security, and scalability of plant IT systems, networks, and hardware.
  • Lead and manage a team of IT professionals, providing guidance, mentoring, and fostering a collaborative and high-performance culture.
  • Collaborate with vendors to procure necessary IT equipment, software, and services.
  • Implement and enforce IT security policies and procedures to safeguard plant data and systems.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations, standards, and best practices.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvement within IT operations and implement best practices to enhance efficiency and reliability.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies and trends, recommending innovative solutions to drive operational excellence.
  • Work closely with plant management, production teams, and other departments to understand IT needs and provide effective solutions.
  • Collaborate with the corporate IT team to align plant IT operations with broader organizational strategies.
  • Develop and manage the IT operations budget, ensuring optimal utilization of resources and cost-effective solutions.
  • Monitor and report on budget performance, making adjustments as needed.