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VP IT Supply Chain

Job ID 1202600BR Date posted 05/15/2017 Location Mooresville, NC Location Name CSC-Mooresville Address 1000 Lowes Boulevard Employment Type I Regular Employment Type II Full-Time Line of Business Corporate Department 0630 - Omni Channel Solutions Mgmt

Purpose of Role:

The primary purpose of this role is to lead the development and deployment of all software and hardware IT solutions for Lowe's global supply chain. This includes responsibility for supporting Demand and Inventory Planning, Logistics,

Transportation Fulfillment and Distribution areas by responding to any needs or issues that may arise and providing integration between those areas and the technology centers of excellence. Overall this role must ensure consistency and integration across supply chain systems and within the larger Omni-Channel Systems environment.

·Manages the day-to-day administration, operations, and standards for the company’s supply chain systems and technology capabilities

·Serves as the primary interface between the development team, senior executive business leaders, and third-party vendors, selecting leads and ensuring high-quality delivery and management of third-party vendors

·Ensures proper operation, maintenance, upgrades, and capacity planning for all systems supported within the supply chain, working with internal and external entities as necessary

·Monitors the effectiveness of the delivery process for new applications to identify potential system improvements and to ensure ongoing maintenance of relevant technology solutions is being performed properly

·Works cross-functionally primarily collaborating with business executive leaders, senior IT management and technology team members to define technology goals, objectives, and long-term plans such as for application architecture and/or technology migration

·Directs, supervises, and evaluates development of IT Directors and staff, including setting priorities, scheduling tasks, and employee reviews

·Leads teams that drive initial customer needs analyzes and technology options analysis to ensure customer requests are compatible with IT’s technical direction

·Helps prioritize needs enterprise-wide, initiating and leading multi-product initiatives to improve integrated service offerings, improve efficiencies, and define and monitor integrated and product-specific key performance indicators

·Educates, sensitizes, and manages the expectations of senior executives and business unit heads to the realities, challenges, and fundamentals of technology

·Ensures department methodologies are maintained and streamlined according to the business needs and technological advances


·Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field

·Minimum of 10 years of experience in the development, implementation, and maintenance of large-scale systems

·Minimum of 8 years of experience managing major development projects or co-management with IT or business teams

·Minimum of 6 years of experience in executing multiple large projects, leading multidisciplinary, high-performance work teams/groups, and/or developing efficient and effective solutions to diverse and complex business problems

·Experience in business unit management, including working closely with store and supply chain operations in the development and implementation of large-scale systems

·Knowledge of legacy and new computing architectures and implementation of networked computing structure

·Experience with various hardware, software, and integration architectures

·Knowledge of the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework of management, preferred

·Prior experience in a senior IT position at an Omni-Channel retail company, preferred

·Prior experience in the deployment of retail applications in the store


Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.

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