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IT Manager - Plasma Bioproduction Company

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Laval, Quebec

IT Manager - Plasma Bioproduction Company

Plasma Bioproduction Company
IT Manager

This is a fully owned subsidiary of a large Biopharma company, based in Laval, Quebec, Canada, devoted to the development of plasma-based therapeutics including a Plasminogen concentrate for the treatment of clinical signs and symptoms associated with Congenital Plasminogen Deficiency Type 1.
We are currently looking for a Senior IT Manager, who will be responsible for overseeing the Plant IT infrastructure and applications, managing the IT team in order to achieve assigned goals, eliminating security risks, increasing user satisfaction, and maintaining operations and systems. This person will be responsible for the implementation of the global IT strategy for the full life cycle of IT solutions at the site level. More details below!
Title: Senior Manager, Information Technology
Address: Laval, QC H7V 1C1. This role will be hybrid but can offer 3-4 days a week working remotely
Type: Full time and permanent
Salary: 130-138k + 15% bonus + benefits + + 5% matching RRSPs + 4 weeks vacation to start (could be 5 in following year)

This person will manage a team of 5 people consisting of 3 IT Support technicians, 1 business analyst and 1 IT administrator.


1) Implements at site level the global information technology strategy for the organization to meet business objectives, considering infrastructure, computing resources, software tools, security, monitoring and budgetary requirements.
2) Ensures full integration of site IT solutions and operations with Corporate ones.
3) Manages and oversees all stages of the development lifecycle for new projects, in line with Corporate IT governance
4) Determines immediate and long-term systems needs as well as operational tools required to accomplish ongoing business objectives and business continuity.
5) Oversees, in line with corporate IT governance and guidelines, the procurement, design, installation, and maintenance of all computing resources, and the supplies necessary to keep systems operable and fully functional.
6) Oversees and participates in IT vendor contract negotiations for all technology related equipment, services, third-party software licensing and system requirements, in line with IT Corporate governance and guidelines.
7) Defines and delivers technical IT solutions to meet operational needs in collaboration with the engineering and production teams
8) Responsible for Governance, Quality and Security of all IT related equipment, services and software, in line with Corporate IT guidelines.
9) Detects and addresses issues to improve availability, latency, and performance of Company systems
10) Plans, develops and tests the disaster recovery strategy for the organization, balancing business continuity requirements and cost constraints.
11) Creates, manages and reports against KPIs.
12) Partners with the Compliance team to ensure a secure and compliant production environment as well as internal systems.
13) Controls budget and reports on expenditures.
14) Provides leadership, support, guidance, and individual development to the IT team.

• Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Information Systems or related field with senior experience in IT Management.
• Experience running critical Hybrid Cloud production environments
• Strong leadership and experience building a high-performance IT organization
• Must be able to demonstrate confidence in leadership, people management as well as be comfortable liaising product and technical needs for best architecture
• Experience in interacting with business owners and understanding internal customer needs
• Managerial demeanor, excellent presentation skills and clear communication.
• Experience leading operations in regulated environment (Knowledge of GMP is a plus)
• Ability to work in an environment of competing and alternating priorities with constant focus on delivery
• Proven ability to balance business demands and fulfillment in terms of standardization, reducing risk and increasing flexibility
• Proven work experience with Software Implementations
• Proven work experience with IT Project Management
• Proven work experience in IT Infrastructure

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