Principal, IT Manufacturing

Date: May 8, 2024

Location: Rochester, NY, US, 14652

Company: Kodak

Role Overview

Eastman Kodak is looking to expand our World-Wide Application Solutions' senior leadership team in the SAP and non-SAP manufacturing solutions space. In this role, you will be integral to building out of SAP first manufacturing solutions. You will work to leverage SAP manufacturing in it's best in class capability areas and provide integrations to solutions supporting lower-level layers of the manufacturing landscape (MES, Quality, Process Management, etc.) You will be able to leverage your SAP and non-SAP manufacturing solution skills to build the next generation of Kodak manufacturing solutions. You will participate in roadmap development with senior business leaders, prioritization of projects and enhancements, project implementations, and lead a team of experienced and dedicated Solution Engineers and Architects. If you're looking for a dynamic and challenging role that allows you to grow your leadership skills, while maintaining your connection to technology- this may be the perfect fit for you!


This is a fully onsite position located in Rochester, New York.


The Principal IT Manufacturing role is a strategic management position which drives business and IT change by leveraging and implementing innovative technologies.  This position bridges the gap between business and IT solutions, creating solutions to implement best practices in the business process while leveraging enabling technologies.  These solutions will improve the business performance while lowering IT total cost of ownership in a scalable, continuous improvement support model.

You will define projects, drive business interaction, and create high performing teams to deliver these results.  You will have management responsibilities and will create and support career progression for your team within the IT operating model, challenging them to continuously learn and expand their skills and responsibilities.  

This is a leadership position which requires a high degree of business and technical knowledge. Acting as a change agent, effective communication, negotiation and prioritization skills are required.

The scope of responsibilities broadly covers manufacturing solutions support for Kodak's Advanced Materials and Chemicals group across planning, scheduling, production, quality, plant maintenance, and associated advanced analytics and MES and Lab Systems integration.

•Improve business performance by discovering and implementing innovative and relevant technologies.
•Manage projects as necessary to deliver on-time, in-budget, on-schedule results.
•Educate and mentor business and IT professionals through adaptive change management approaches to foster solution adoption.
•Manage your software and application portfolio consistent with best practice enterprise architectural and design principles.
•Mentor, manage and coach IT professionals to create productive, high-performance teams.

Required Knowledge/Education:
•Application and business process design.
•IT technology and data management.
•Supervisory management and change leadership.
•Program and project management experience. 
•SAP ERP experience.
•Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or Computer Science.

Some travel required.
Annual salary flexible depending on experience. 


EOE Policy Statement:
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.


Estimated Salary:  $150,000 - $160,000 

Experience Level:  5-10 Years 

Requisition ID: 729

Nearest Major Market: Rochester