United States of America
Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania
Job category
IT & Software Development

IT System Development Manager

We are seeking an experienced IT System Development Manager to join our IT Demand Delivery Area. In this role, you will collaborate closely with our company’s various business units, providing crucial support to both manufacturing production and office operations. Your responsibilities will encompass defining, developing, maintaining, and optimizing IT systems to enhance efficiency across the organization.

Your Role

As an IT System Development Manager, you will lead our team of skilled professionals in the development and enhancement of cutting-edge IT systems. Your role is pivotal in aligning technological solutions with the company objectives, driving innovation, and ensuring seamless integration of systems across multiple departments.

As a working manager, you will:

  • Lead and manage a team of system development analysts: providing guidance, support, and mentorship to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Develop and execute strategic plans for system development projects with a focus on manufacturing process optimization.
  • Actively engage in development activities, contributing to the coding, design, and implementation of IT systems, while overseeing and coordinating the development efforts of the team.
  • Provide technical leadership and expertise in system development methodologies, programming languages, frameworks, and tools; guiding the team in adopting best practices and maintaining high coding standards.
  • Manage the full development lifecycle, ensuring adherence to timelines, budgets, and quality standards, while actively participating in requirements gathering, design, testing, and implementation of manufacturing-related IT solutions.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders across departments to gather requirements, assess project feasibility, and ensure alignment between IT solutions and manufacturing processes.
  • Stay updated on emerging technologies, industry trends, and best practices in system development for the manufacturing sector, fostering a culture of continuous learning and improvement within the team to enhance development processes and outcomes.
  • Other day-to-day assignments as issued by Alleima Management and travel up to 20% of the time.

About You

We are seeking candidates who are exceptionally organized and hold a Bachelor’s Degree in the Information Technology field along with a minimum of 5 years hands-on experience. Alternatively, an equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered.

Proficiency in a wide range of technologies, including ERP system, web-based applications, and DevOps practices coupled with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills, and meticulous attention to detail is essential. Previous experience developing in IBMi, .NET, Java, HTML, or Python and understanding of the manufacturing industry is strongly preferred.

Your combination of education, experience, and technical skills positions you as a valuable asset to our team where a small regional team handles multiple sites, collaborating closely with a central global IT team and helping to bridge the gap between regional operations and global IT strategies, driving innovation and efficiency across the region.

What You Can Expect From Us

We offer an exciting job in an evolving organization. Our focus is on growth, and we can ensure that you will grow with us.

  • Health, Dental, and Vision coverage after 30 days
  • 401K with company contribution of 5% plus matching after 90 days
  • 88 paid holiday hours per year
  • Paid time off (up to 112.5 hours paid time off after one year)
  • Up to 2 days hybrid with Management Approval

Additional Information

At Alleima, our mission extends beyond merely delivering high-quality products, technology, and processes. We are dedicated to collaborating closely, crafting tailored solutions that align with our customers’ needs, and ultimately driving towards our business objectives. Fueled by our team’s curiosity and prioritizing safety above all else, we foster a work environment that nurtures personal and professional growth.

With a clear direction for our journey ahead, utilizing our position as a technology leader, progressive customer partner, and sustainability driver, we aspire to emerge as an even stronger company in our industry.

Are you ready to take on this challenge together with us? Join us on our journey!