Attend trade shows / webinars / trainings to find disruptive and innovative trends. Local and international travel may be required.
Scouting at universities for people or ideas that could position ZF IT to be the catalyst for organizational or process change
Evaluate existing technologies in other industries (i.e. medical, aerospace, high tech) for adaptation to automotive industry processes
Read websites, databases and trade journals to gather in-depth knowledge about disruptive and innovative trends
Share and actively communicate insights and findings in a way that is understandable for anyone unfamiliar with the technology being discussed (e.
g. within ZF IT and business innovation depts.)
Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 25%
Working experience Typically has at least 3 years of IT and business experience with a broad range of exposure to various technical environments and business segments.
Education Bachelor's Degree required. Graduate degree a plus.
English a must German Plus
IT Project Management, Infrastructure and ERP Knowledge, preferably SAP.
Ability to gather and concisely disseminate large amounts of information.
Highly skilled to create and conduct presentations (incl. PowerPoint)
Ability to analyze complex problems and guide internal partners through technology needs analysis and opportunity assessments
Proven ability to sell ideas
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written in English
Reliable, flexible, self-driven, keen to push things forward
Vicky Zhang, vicky.zhang2 zf.com
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