IT Business Solutions Manager - Torrance, CA

Are you an experienced hands-on IT Manager? We are seeking an IT Business Solutions Manager who can roll up their sleeves and help grow our new start up.  We are a well funded DoD contractor and are looking for someone with  a proven track record of successfully leading the development and implementation of our Information Technology & Information Systems  strategy and roadmap.

Responsibilities:

  • Partnering with the leadership team and provides guidance, advice, and direction to the business.
  • Managing the IT outsource provider, who is responsible for the day-to-day administration, management, and security of the company's computer network.
  • Organizing, installing, supporting, and designing and/or enhancing computer systems, networks, intranets etc.
  • Managing other data communication systems to meet business needs, including reliability, accuracy, integrity, ease of use, and training.
  • Providing desktop support and computer / software refresh / upgrades.
  • Setting hardware and software standards and for continuity and disaster recovery planning and implementation as part of the IT / IS strategy.
  • Conducting a monthly users group meeting to ensure user needs, balanced against and aligned with the strategy, roadmap, and affordability, are understood and communicated to the outsource provider.
  • Help the company improve business processes, achieve cost efficiencies, drive revenue growth, and maintain a competitive advantage in the marketplace through best practice in IT / IS.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology/Systems, Computer Science or Related Field. IT Certifications(s) a Plus
  • 10+ Years in Information Technology/Systems, with 5-7 Years in Complex, High Tech Manufacturing, Preferably Aerospace & Defense
  • 3-5 of Years Staff Management, Project Management or Program Management Experience - Must have the ability to Work Well with Multi-Function/Multi-Level Internal and External Stakeholders
  • Experience with Internal and External Compliance Audits
  • Experience with Deltek Costpoint ERP/MRP System a Plus as well as Unanet, SalesForce, Quality Collaboration by Design (QCBD), and FileMaker Pro
  • U.S. citizen/green card holder required