Leads the automobile business in planning and implementing enterprise information systems to support both distributed and centralized business operations and achieve more effective and cost beneficial IT operations..
Roles and Responsibilities
Drives the overall IT services for the automobile business
Provides strategic and tactical planning, development, evaluation, and coordination of the information and technology systems based on business needs and future requirements.
Plans & budgets the IT requirements in consultation with business leaders and ensures spending within the budget
Drives continuity & value enhancement of existing systems for business sustenance
Leads and aligns the technology team to a common technology vision and strategy, which matches business needs
Oversees IT risk analysis and mitigation methodology
Drives Business driven IT Strategy - Strategic Requirement Analysis
Drives IT Policies and Security
Coaches the team, provides support and directions, to address any bottlenecks by utilizing own domain and Technology expertise
Manages Senior Level vendor relationships with top IT companies for development / enhancement/ customization of applications and management of Infrastructure/networks
Ensures transparency to the business on IT cost
15-18 years relevant experience with at least 3 years as Head IT or reporting to the Head IT in the automobile or related industry.
He should be a self motivated individual having excellent communication skills ,Technology Led Innovation, Executive Management Teamwork, Business Understanding and Alignment, Change Management skills.