Job Title:  IT Manager


Wichita, KS, US, 67210

Business Unit:  Power & Data Systems
Posting Date:  Feb 7, 2024
Job Description: 

AMETEK PDS is seeking a highly strategic IT Manager with a proven track record of success to join our business unit.  This individual will join a global, multi-site business unit that designs and manufactures highly engineered aerospace, electronic and mechanical systems for aerospace and commercial applications.  The Information Technology Manager will lead and work with IT staff to carry out the support and maintenance of existing applications and development of new technical solutions for the PDS Business Unit. This role will be based in Wichita, KS and will have multi-site responsibilities.


  • Partner with the business to develop and execute an IT strategy by identifying the appropriate use of technology improving the performance of the business
  • Pro-actively engage the Corporate AMETEK IT organization ensuring full alignment from an IT Tools, Processes and Security perspective
  • Ensure full IT compliance from both an application and infrastructure perspective (end point device through data centers), meeting all internal and external security/regulatory requirements (e.g., NIST-800-171, DFARS, Cyber Essentials, SOX, etc.)
  • Achieve all business and operational objectives including budget performance, network & application availability, help-desk responsiveness, etc.
  • Effectively manage the business infrastructure including on-prem data centers, networks, endpoints while leveraging a cloud first approach where appropriate
  • Lead and refine PDS’s application strategy with a focus on Oracle & Microsoft Dynamics 365 ERP capabilities and various mission-critical engineering, operations, and sales applications
  • Provide day to day leadership and coaching to a team of IT professionals located in multiple locations


Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Information Systems, Technology or related field; MA/MBA preferred


  • 5+ years of relevant and progressive experience, preferably with a business that accomplishes engineering / product development.
  • Previous IT leadership experience in a complex manufacturing environment (made to order)
  • Experience in a regulated industry within the US
  • Demonstrated project management of full life cycle ERP (Oracle/ Microsoft Dynamics 365 preferred) and CRM implementations
  • Previous oversight of a multi -site organization preferred
  • Experience in network infrastructure architectures, implementations, and on-going support
  • Experienced in server management as well as data storage within a co-located data center environment
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal form
  • Proven hands-on management style in a lean environment


Salary Minimum:  Market
Salary Maximum:  Market
Incentive:  No

Disclaimer: Where a specific pay range is noted, it is a good faith estimate at the time of this posting.  The actual salary offered will be based on experience, skills, qualifications, market / business considerations, and geographic location.

AMETEK is committed to making a safer, sustainable, and more productive world a reality. We use differentiated technology solutions to solve our customers’ most complex challenges. We employ 18,500 colleagues, in 30 countries, that are grounded by our core values: Ethics and Integrity, Respect for the Individual, Diversity and Inclusion, Teamwork, and Social Responsibility. AMETEK is a leading global provider of industrial technology solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales of over $6.0 billion. Traded publicly (NYSE:AME), we are a component of the S&P 500. Visit for more information.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1 (866) 263-8359.

Nearest Major Market: Wichita