With around 6,000 employees in 14 countries, we are one of the 100 largest automotive suppliers in the world in terms of sales volume. Well-positioned as the partner of choice for our customers, we develop and produce innovative systems for Smart Fluid Management as well as Energy Storage and Supply.
We place a strong focus on the development and promotion of all employees, which is an essential part of our growth strategy. Would you like to be part of our success story?
Kautex is seeking a Specialist IT to partner with the team in a dynamic way. This position will be based out of our Troy, MI facility and will provide onsite support for our production facilities in the Americas Region.
Primary contact for IT Shop Floor activities, CAQ from IBS and production planning systems
Responsible for executing the IT shop floor strategy and ensuring that consistency is applied to all applications
Key support for the execution of Continuous Improvement initiatives on the shop floor, including the monitoring, reviewing, and facilitating the resolution of issues
Responsible for providing leadership in use of shop floor applications across the business; ensuring quality delivery of client support throughout the shop floor applications' life cycles
Responsible for implementing projects consistent with long-range IT plans and installation standards. This includes integration with all TIS strategies and initiatives
Acting liaison and business partner to the outsourced infrastructure provider (CSC)
Maintains relationships with vendors and professional service organizations
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Applied Science, or related field
Knowledgeable of current information technology capabilities as a result of actual experience or knowledge of trend
Has an understanding of the issues faced in development and integration, balanced with knowledge of business processes and able to synthesize appropriate solutions for the business
Must be willing to day-travel to our Kautex locations as needed
Other regional travel as needed (US/CA/MX), approximately 50%.