Enterprise Holdings IT Department Manager in St. Louis, Missouri
Enterprise Holdings is the world’s largest car rental operator and an industry leader in mobility and technology. We are one of the top global travel companies, ranking ahead of many airlines and most cruise lines and hotels. And no matter what transportation challenges our customers face, we have an innovative solution.
We operate the Enterprise Rent-A-Car National Car Rental and Alamo Rent A Car brands via more than 9,500 fully staffed neighborhood and airport offices, including franchisee branches, in nearly 100 countries and territories.
Through this robust global network, we operate a fleet of nearly 1.7 million vehicles and provide a comprehensive portfolio of transportation solutions, including car rental, carsharing, vanpooling, car sales, truck rental, vehicle-subscription, and affiliated fleet management services. As a total mobility provider, we serve the needs of a wide variety of customers, businesses, government agencies and organizations every day.
At the center of it all, our dedicated IT teams innovate, design, and develop the technology that is redefining how customers rent, buy and share vehicles from our family of brands. Here, you will be part of a diverse and talented team that creates and delivers powerful technology solutions for our customers and employees across the world with the resources and support to develop in a variety of career paths.
As you are considering a position with Enterprise Holdings, we invite you to learn more about our business. Today – and every day – the safety and wellbeing of employees, customers, and the communities we serve is our top priority. For the latest on our COVID-19 response, please click here (https://www.enterpriseholdings.com/en/customer-service/coronavirus-covid-19-update.html) .
As an Enterprise employee, we offer an excellent package with market-competitive pay, comprehensive healthcare packages, 401k matching & profit sharing, schedule flexibility, work from home opportunities, paid time off, and organizational growth potential.
Car Sales is in the midst of an aggressive plan to grow 75% in five years which will result in over 225,000 annual sales and exceed 190 dealerships. The Car Sales Department Manager will lead the development and support of all IT solutions, such as the recently completed Accelerated Customer Experience, and be responsible for leading the IT effort to enable our systems to support dealership expansion across the US to further fuel Car Sales growth.
The Department Manager will lead a high performing agile team that is responsible for systems that support the daily operations of the groups, dealerships and corporate shared services. In alignment with our IT cloud migration strategy, this individual will be responsible for successfully migrating the Car Sales solutions to AWS. Additionally, in support of our API first approach this role will focus on establishing key APIs and connecting our vendor/partners to these new solutions. Car Sales also intends to enhance its online presence. This individual will partner with the Enterprise Digital team to ensure the new website interacts seamlessly with the solutions used in the dealerships.
The Department Manager will need to demonstrate the ability to balance and negotiate priorities and set expectations with senior business and IT leaders. Developing a deep understanding of our business processes and strategy across Enterprise and building strong relationships will be essential to success in this role. If you’re ready to put your career in overdrive, this role offers the opportunity to work closely with our business to establish a department roadmap, manage vendors and identify and execute on innovation opportunities.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans
Must be presently authorized to work in the U.S. without a requirement for work authorization sponsorship by our company for this position now or in the future
8 or more years of related experience
Excellent relationship building skills
Proven ability to lead high performing teams with a record of delivering successful strategic initiatives and programs
Demonstrable success mentoring and developing IT professionals, to deliver on the team’s prioritizes and enable the employees to achieve their career goals
Awareness and understanding of concepts in development, and ability to challenge or foster ideas in development appropriately
Superb communication skills with the ability to engage an audience across a broad range of technical expertise and/or business acumen
Exceptional collaboration skills: works well with others as it relates to generating ideas
Demonstrated ability to quickly comprehend a broad array of initiatives to direct Project Scope, Requirements Gathering and Change Management to meet changing Business and IT objectives
Proven success and high comfort level with presenting at the executive level
Proficient knowledge of project management concepts, from planning and inception, through implementation and support
Commitment to protecting our customers, our employees, and our brands by incorporating security and compliance in all decisions; ensures security policy and procedure requirements are met; continuously identifies opportunities for improving security and implements strategies to improve our security posture
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Management Information Systems, or related field
Prior experience with cloud-based applications and/or cloud transformations
Enterprise Holdings/Enterprise Rent-A-Car/Alamo Rent A Car and National Car Rental seeks and values people of all backgrounds because every employee, customer and business partner is important. Enterprise Holdings is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.