IT Director - Engineering - Chennai - 18 years+

Chennai Permanent
  • Lead the entire technology transformation for a global company
  • Lead innovation and strategy, run the IT operations engine

About Our Client

The client is a global leader in engineering - starting an IT captive in Chennai, to lead engineering and IT initiatives. The client specialises in design, production, and distribution of a wide range of engineering products for businesses in shipping, cargo, and more.

Job Description

Establish the IT capability, along with global leaders. Hold the ownership for innovative tech solutions, value delivery, and fostering digitisation globally.

Lead partnerships, ensure highly automated operations, provide leadership and lead the Chennai site.

The Successful Applicant

An ideal candidates would:

Have site leadership experience, establishing IT operations for global companies.

Understand different operating models, having shown value delivery from global captives, preferably engineering / hi-tech.

Have a strong track record of leadership in engineering and technology roles, with at least 17+ years of experience in a senior management position

What's on Offer

Spearheading IT and operations for a global engineering company, building a legacy of products and solutions.

Building high performing teams from scratch across multiple divisions.

Great remuneration and work culture.

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Job summary

Information Technology
Sub Sector
IT Architecture
What is your area of specialisation?
Industrial / Manufacturing
Job Type
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