Ryder System IT Manager in MIAMI, Florida

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

The IT Manager will manage IT staff that provides application and system operations support to various operational accounts. We would prefer candidates to have the following:

Experience with SAP Version 6.0 EHP 0. Payroll, Sales and Distribution, Material Management and Warehouse Management.

Minimum 5 years of hands on systems development

Minimum 4 years of experience with HR and payroll related experience

Participated or led one complete lifecycle implementation of SAP

Minimum 3 years leading teams in specific projects

Understanding of project methodologies with proven experience in creating a business case and then achieving that business case

Proven history of achieving the highest level of customer satisfaction especially in the area of production support

Must drive team towards a zero downtime philosophy


  • A minimum of 7 (seven) years Information Technology experience with at least 5 (five) years in a supervisory/management role

  • Working knowledge of SQL such as create, manage, and connect to SQL Server databases Thorough understanding of project management methodology and execute the same in strict accordance with those standards

  • Must have the ability to follow a data map and technical process to analyze and/or specify an integrated solution between systems


  • Undergraduate degree in IT Management, Computer Science, Engineering, Accounting, Finance or related discipline, or equivalent work experience and technical training, is required

  • Strong software product and industry knowledge

  • Mainframe experience is a plus

  • Background in product development, product definition and product deployment

  • Additional experience will be considered in place of degree

  • PMI certification a plus

  • Advanced Level PC and software product skills such as MS Windows, MS Word, MS Excel, MS Project

  • Candidate must be a highly organized, responsive, reliable, pro-active and a self-starter requiring minimum supervision

  • Candidate must possess excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communications skills, capable of providing technology briefings as needed

  • Must have the ability to manage support people in a matrix environment, be pro-active with a continuous improvement mind set, motivate and generate results through influence

  • Working knowledge of VB, Java Runtime, iSeries

  • A minimum of 3 (three) years experience in Maintenance operations of logistic transportation and warehouse industry


  • Provide IT support for business start-ups for medium and large complex programs

  • Managing projects crossing multiple IT teams and impacting various business units

  • Manage IT staff that provides application and possible system operations support to various operational accounts

  • Provide IT project management for new account implementations and product development

  • Implement project execution methodologies within the team

  • Track and manage Approved spending limits and come up with budget for the team

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-37149

Job Locations US - FL - MIAMI

Posted Date 2/10/2017

Category Information Technology

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 9308