Illinois Tool Works, Inc. IT Manager (1294) in Glenview, Illinois

IT Manager (1294) at ITW

Job Description

Position at Renovation/Remodeling

The IT Manager will provide system, technical leadership and direction for a division with nearly 200 employees operating across multiple facilities. The role will manage the operational and security aspects of the IT applications and infrastructure including business systems, hardware, voice and telecommunication networks.

ITW Renovation/Remodeling offers a broad range of professional grade anchoring tools and fasteners for numerous construction applications. Our products include wood to wood fastening systems (Paslode), structural wood fasteners (GRK Fasteners™), concrete anchoring systems (Tapcon®, Red Head®, Ramset®), underlayment screws (Rock-On®, Backer-On®), self-drilling screws (Teks®) and drywall anchoring systems (E-Z Ancor®). ITW Renovation/Remodeling excels in meeting the growing demands from Pro end-users for high-quality home improvement and construction fastening products. Our products are trusted by industry professionals and each brand is the market leader in its respective category in terms of quality, performance and ease of use.

ITW offers its employees a path for advancement, a competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package designed to help employees care for themselves, their families, and their futures.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Consult with key decision makers to assess the current and future computer system solutions

  • Evaluate, recommend and develop plans for systems development and operations, hardware and software purchases, budget, and staffing

  • Manage all aspects of the implementation and operation of information and functional systems for the organization including software applications, servers, network, phone systems and end-user computers/mobile devices

  • Ensure end-users receive exceptional service and experience reliable systems use

  • Utilize ITW business processes to analyze the Division’s workflows to identify simplification opportunities as well as work with end-users to implement simplification solutions

  • Manage consultants, technical personnel and vendors for services and products

  • Other related duties as assigned

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor degree required

  • 5+ years of relevant IT work experience required

  • Direct experience with and managing Tier 2 ERP systems and Business Intelligence solutions

  • Must have related IT experience within a Manufacturing or Distribution company

  • Demonstrated experience leading and/or managing IT projects

  • Experience working with business leaders and business functions including a strong track record of success understanding business needs and delivering appropriate technology solutions

  • Understanding of and experience with managing data network and voice telecommunications systems

  • Understanding and experience with managing IT infrastructure including personal computing, helpdesk, servers, printers, and data center

  • Up to 10% travel (mostly local)

  • Ability to work off hours as required

ITW is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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