J&J Family of Companies IT Director Medical Devices Russia & CIS in Moscow, Russia

This individual will be responsible for the entire technological direction of the Medical Device group, drive IT strategy for a business being responsible for developing IT as a competitive advantage and enabler for the business.

  • Have a strong external focus as to manage direct collaboration with external customers to enable and support IT programs & continuous improvement of the IT operating model.

  • Drive a team of 2 senior level Business Relationship Managers

  • Collaborates with business partners in the region to define technology strategy that maximizes business value and minimizing time to market with a focus on driving the Emerging Markets technology strategy for the region

  • Defines priorities for business and associated technology investments leveraging product line organization, effectively manages investments to deliver maximize value.

  • Partner closely with Business to identify opportunities that drive business growth, aligned with business and IT local, regional and global strategies. Advanced knowledge of the strategic plans/initiatives of a business partner and/or the ability to quickly come up to speed on the strategies and critical success factors for a business partner

  • Accountable for delivery and operational IT expense. Executing the role of IT investment leader to define priorities for business and associated technology investments, be accountable for all aspects of delivery, be accountable for operational IT expense & to manage portfolio of investments

  • Understands core internal IT products and new technologies and approaches to drive business value. Be the Business IT interface for Medical Devices as the critical point of contact for IT to IT service delivery, to understands core internal IT products and ability to drive business value, drive business partners towards standard solutions & coordinate with other Business Technology Leader’s & Product lines

  • Understanding of business activities of competitors and of the industry in general. Understanding of the business impact of different solutions, and the ability to assess and communicate the tradeoffs between business needs, enterprise thinking, global and regional strategies, technology requirements, costs, and risks

  • Understanding of the business and its operating environment (e.g., trends, competitors, compliance landscape, and regulatory environment)

  • Technology strategist who spans multiple technology solutions to define technology strategy for business partners, manage business expectations and keep business aligned to their requirements, understands competition and how they use technology & oversees internal and external collaborations. Identify and implement strategies to simplify processes and reduce variation/inconsistency by effectively utilizing best practices and approaches like Lean and Six Sigma


  • 5+ Years experience leading an IT organization

  • Deep understanding of business drivers/processes and ability to relate priorities to associated technology investments

  • Experience working across multiple levels of an organization

  • Knowledge of technology trends (e.g., digital, big data)

  • Previous experience driving technology strategy for a line of business

  • Able to synthesize leadership and stakeholder inputs into decisions,

  • Able to represent customers/users

  • Can translate business process needs into IT solutions

  • Has ability to work at an abstract level and continuously “pivot” to arrive at the highest impact answer for the customer

Primary Location



J&J LLC Russia (8431)

Job Function

Info Technology

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