Pulau Pinang

Company Description
Our Client is an International Manufacturer of Automated Material Hnadling Systems.

Director of Information Technology


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Job Type: Permanent
Location: Pulau Pinang
Special Requirements:


CV Offer: USD210
Contact Offer: USD70
CV Offer: USD1050
Contact Offer: USD210
Posting Date: 08-15-2023
Expiry Date: 06-30-2024



  • The ideal candidate will have a good background in ERP systems and extensive knowledge of technology solutions, a proven track record of successfully implementing Cyber Security awareness.
  • Will be responsible for overseeing and managing all aspects of information technology systems, cyber security and operations within Startus Automation.
  • You will play a crucial role in aligning IT strategies with our business objectives to optimize efficiency and productivity. 


  • Develop an overall plan and annual budgets to support the demand (ie resource planning, infra, etc).
  • Define and execute our digital strategy and solutions roadmap. This role will work closely with a cross-disciplinary team, including technology, business team, marketing and country teams with a goal to drive digital adoption.
  • Continually drive products towards a meaningful balance between user needs, business objectives and technical feasibility.
  • Manage a team of IT staff from the Infrastructure team, Software Development team, Application Support team and IT Project team to deliver IT projects that align with CEO’s vision and direction.
  • Responsible for all decisions related to finances, staffing, strategy, productivity, stakeholder collaboration, talents and management of IT division
  • Provide guidance and consultation to the Infrastructure team on remediation approaches and activities.
  • Develop business case justifications and cost analyses for IT spending
  • Develop end-user services including helpdesk and technical support services.
  • Provide subject matter expertise, define yearly business application roadmap in line with company and site priorities, and advise business to meet company infrastructure transformation strategy.
  • Report directly to CEO.
  • Improve on the current system / develop a new system of ERP, HRMS and BI project implementation
  • Manage project capital and IT operational yearly financial budget.
  • Lead and track project milestones including coordinating internal and external resources in according to the System Development Life Cycle and implementation plan.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Problem-solving and critical-thinking skills
  • Ability to lead and teach others
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the latest IT developments
  • Ability to explain highly technical concepts in simple terms
  • Knowledge of best computer security practices
  • Good research and analysis skills
  • Looking outward to understand the unique business needs across various departments within the company.


  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, or another related field with advanced course experience in mathematics, computer programming, and software development
  • Min 10 years of experience managing employees in the IT field and manufacturing environment.
  • Sound working knowledge of IT operations, systems, and developments.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Proven experience as IT director or similar role
  • Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications