Itron enables utilities and cities to safely, securely and reliably deliver critical infrastructure services to communities in more than 100 countries. Our portfolio of smart networks, software, services, meters and sensors helps our customers better manage electricity, gas and water resources for the people they serve.
By working with our customers to ensure their success, we help improve the quality of life, ensure the safety and promote the well-being of millions of people around the globe. Itron is dedicated to creating a more resourceful world. Join us!
Itron's West Union, SC location is seeking a Product Lifecycle Manager who will manage a centralized, global team of Document Control, Specification writers, and individual contributors. This position requires the ability to define, communicate and implement strategy and roadmaps for the organization. Manage global change management and part number request systems utilizing common practices at every location worldwide. Plan, delegate, and oversee the overall work assignments and special projects within a team. The position must have a solid understanding of the Agile PLM system, and how this PLM system can best benefit the global Itron organization. This position plays a significant role in collaborating with the Marketing, Engineering and Manufacturing Directors to identify and implement strategic initiatives and best practices. The Document Control Manager is responsible for applicable Agile PLM and document management, change control functions, specification record maintenance, and record retention activities for all Itron business lines worldwide.
1.Manage all aspects of global Configuration Management including management of change control process, BOMs and Item master requests.
2.Manage all aspects of global product specifications by providing leadership and guidance and working in collaboration with marketing, sales, engineering, and operations.
3.Manage administration of specifications and drawings working in conjunction with marketing, engineering and manufacturing.
4.Define strategy and manage the configuration components of the Agile PLM system for Itron.
5.Develop and implement the strategy for the organization to include metrics and continuous improvement programs meeting the corporations quality objectives.
6.Define configuration policies and roll out globally with appropriate training to those affected.
7.Maintain records for all configuration change orders and other master copies or documents per ISO 9001 requirements.
8.Mentor, motivate, and evaluate direct reports; establish annual goals with direct reports.
Product Lifecycle Management experience. Prefer knowledge of Agile Product Lifecycle Management Software System.
Education: Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent experience.
Travel: 10 - 20%
Physical Demands: This is a typical office job, with no special physical requirements or unusual work environment.
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