Senior Manager - Enterprise Computing in Santa Ana, CA at Ducommun

Date Posted: 3/9/2018

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Senior Manager - Enterprise Computing

Job Description

Job Summary & Essential Functions: The Senior Manager of Enterprise Computing is responsible for designing, deploying and managing the Ducommun IT infrastructure that includes enterprise level

Essential Functions

% of Time

• Work collaboratively with business stakeholders, IT teams and vendors, to design and operate the Ducommun IT Cloud Strategy/On-Prem strategy. Be responsible for the system design, operational performance planning, testing, and delivery per client’s requirements, specifications and budget.


• Duties include maintaining system performance and meeting Service Level Agreements/Operatonal Level Agreements with users and within IT. Troubleshooting issues, rapid issue resolution and general problem solving skills required


• Manages people – including daily performance, skills and competency development, periodic one on one discussions.


• Manages vendors, software licenses and contractual obligations.


• Performs other duties as assigned including leading projects and participation in project committees.


Skills & Qualifications

Required Skills & Qualifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. 

  • Design, deploy, and manage Enterprise class systems using cloud technology

  • Design, deploy, and manage Enterprise class systems in company owned data centers

  • Demonstrated experience designing, deploying, Enterprise class systems using on-premise technologies with cloud integration

  • Expereince in deploying large ERP systems

  • Experience managing enterprise class infrastructures

  • Effective problem solving and remediation skills

  • Experience with Enterprise class IT Change Management processes

  • Manage and develop high performance teams

  • Contribute to projects that create a better for reliable IT infrastructure and business partner

  • Experience with vendor software implementation, negotiation of contracts, and SOWs.

  • Strong ability to facilitating meetings with cross-functional (technical and business users) teams.

  • Experience executing various Software/System Development Life Cycle processes (SDLC) including Waterfall and agile project management methodologies and techniques.

  • Experience with requirements gathering, analysis and design, development tools and technologies, release and version control, contemporary testing methodologies, and deployment management.

  • Solid understanding of business or technical process changes, implementations, and deployments.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to successfully collaborate with a broad range of personnel at all levels across the enterprise and with varying level of technical knowledge and/or project management concepts.

  • Oral communication and presentation skills sufficient to explain business needs to technical personnel and technical information to business users.

  • Travel required up to 50%

Required Experience/Education/Training/Certifications:  To perform this job successfully, an individual must possess the outlined experience level, education, training, minimum years of experience, product or industry knowledge plus any certifications in order to be considered

  • Five to ten years relevant experience with BA/BS in related field, or three to five years relevant experience with MA/MS in related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience in in an IT environment.

  • Five (10) years of direct IT related work experience and practice

  • Relevant Enterprise system design and management

  • Software package deployment, infrastructure deployment both in the cloud and on-premise, cloud technology or cloud migration, merger and acquisition experience are a must.

  • High proficiency in problem resolution processes

  • Experience with IT Change Management processes

  • Experience with vendor software implementation, negotiation of contracts, and SOWs.

  • Experience managing people and demonstrated leadership skills

Physical Demands (reasonable accommodations may be made, if necessary):

Physical Abilities                                            Lift /Carry       

Stand - Frequently                                             10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Walk - Frequently                                              11-20 lbs - Occasionally                                                    

Sit - Continuously                                              21-50 lbs – N/A

Climb – Occassionally                                        51-100 lbs - N/A

Crawl - Occasionally                                          Over 100 lbs - N/A

Squat or Kneel - Occasionally                           

Bend - Occasionally                                           Push / Pull

Fine Manipulation – Occasionally                        10 lbs or less - Occasionally

Key Boarding (typing) – Frequently                     10-20 lbs - Occasionally                                                    

Reach Outward – Occasionally                          20-50 lbs – N/A

Reach Above Shoulder - Occasionally                50-100 lbs - N/A

Drive – Occasionally                                          Over 100 lbs - N/A                                                                       

Air Travel - Frequently                                      

N/A (Not Applicable) - Activity is not applicable to this occupation

Occasionally - Occupation requires this activity up to 33% of the time (.25 - 2.5 hrs/day)

Frequently - Occupation requires this activity from 33% - 66% of the time (2.5 - 5.5 hrs/day)

Continuously - Occupation requires this activity more than 66% of the time (5.5+ hrs/day)


Other Physical Requirements:

  • N/A


    Work Environment and Safety Equipment Required: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job.  Include things such as safety glasses, safety shoes and other designated personal protective equipment as required for the position.    

  • Office environment and occassional light manufacturing environment

  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)  

  • Ability to travel to other sites frequently

200 E. Sandpointe, Suite 700
Santa Ana, California, 92707
United States