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This is an exciting time to be in IT&T (Information Technology & Transformation) at Smithfield Foods. The IT&T team is a significant force in leading the digital transformation for Smithfield. The Infrastructure Services team is an integral part of the digital transformation. Identifying and implementing technology initiatives across the enterprise, the Infrastructure Services team is positioned to identify opportunities for innovative and the creative application of technology to deliver efficiencies, standardize the portfolio and create a flexible technology foundation.
Tightly coupled with our Business Relationship Management team and Enterprise Solution Architecture team the Plant IT Analyst has a voice in providing creative ideas and innovations which will help drive the success of Smithfield IT&T.
The Plant IT Analyst candidate should have an innovative mindset focused on continuous improvement of plant operations. Digital savvy (understands or has experience with IIOT RPA,AI, Analytics, APIs, Agile, VR, AR, apps, ecommerce). Have vast experience and able to do process documentation effectively. Provides thought leadership in systems support, design and deployment to promote the strategy, management and oversight of Digital Transformation as it relates to IoT and its value add to business operations in the following areas: Plant operations, Warehousing and Logistics, Purchasing, Supply Planning, Quality Assurance and Food Safety. Leads assigned projects and acts as a back-up for other Plant IT Analysts. Responsible for the implementation, proactive monitoring and technical support of computer systems, equipment and network administration. Intellectual curiosity, vendor management skills and be an effective communicator.
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To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
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Smithfield, is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status or status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.