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IT Product Owner - PLM (Remote)

HUNT VALLEY, MD, US, 21031

McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor and seasonings industry, is seeking a full time IT Business Relationship Lead - PLM. This position will report to the IT Business Relationship Director, PLM, QA & Regulatory.

With more than $5.4 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses.  We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service.  Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.  McCormick brings passion to flavor™!

As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services.  Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.

McCormick & Company, Inc., a world leader in the spice, flavor and seasonings industry, is seeking a full time IT Business Relationship Lead - PLM. This position will report to the IT Business Relationship Director, PLM, QA & Regulatory.

With more than $5.4 billion in annual sales, the Company manufactures markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavorful products to the entire food industry – retail outlets, food manufacturers and foodservice businesses.  We create differentiating flavors consumers prefer with unmatched quality, science, innovation and service.  Every day, no matter where or what you eat, you can enjoy food flavored by McCormick.  McCormick brings passion to flavor™!

As a company recognized for exceptional commitment to employees, McCormick offers a wide variety of benefits, programs and services.  Benefits include, but are not limited to, tuition assistance, medical, dental, vision, disability, group life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing, paid holidays and vacations.

 

POSITION OVERVIEW:

This is a highly collaborative position with opportunities to move projects from concept to completion, research and document new ideas, understand vendor road maps, and proactively manage an application portfolio. The IT Product Owner- PLM serves as a proactive partner to the business and as part of a global team to enable business through technology in an integrated enterprise systems environment. 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Serves as liaison between business users and technology group for system implementation and maintenance.
  • Effectively communicate PLM complex concepts and solutions to all levels of the organization and project team, including facilitation of decision-making and consensus building.
  • Acts as work stream leader from start to finish with accountability for successful solution delivery within the area of responsibility.  Fosters and maintains good relationships with business partners and IT colleagues to deliver results.  Influences stakeholders to secure support for process improvements, key decisions and resolving issues.
  • Responsible for business need solutioning, including solution design, proposals and end-to-end business process engineering and requirements mapping in the PLM area.  Designs and develops IT solutions (integrated process, applications, data, and technology) to business problems in alignment with the organization IT direction and standards.
  • Drives business process transformation and continuous improvement with key business partners and other McCormick Technology solution teams.
  • Designs major aspects of the architecture of the PLM applications, including components such as user interface, middleware and infrastructure integration points.
  • Works across solution teams to ensure proper system/data integration.
  • Champions and develops innovative IT principles and ideas.
  • Partners with Scrum teams to ensure delivery aligns with project objectives.  Adheres to project timelines to complete tasks on time, budget and aligned with business user expectations.
  • Provides leadership over program standards and performance as it pertains to solution design, deployment and steady-state, along with overall integration of processes within the PLM platform.  

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology, Engineering or related field. May consider 10+ years of related experience in lieu of degree.

• Minimum 3 years of experience as a product owner in the PLM space.  Familiarity with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.

• Knowledge of Salesforce CRM, Salesforce Cloud coach, SAP, Salsify, Workflow management, systems integration, and reporting preferred.

• Knowledge of system configuration design, unit testing, integration testing, user acceptance, and deployment, post-implementation process and application support activities.

• Demonstrated ability to act as a work stream leader within area of responsibility.

• Demonstrated ability to work in complex global projects environments.

• Ability to adapt, learn and perform in fast paced environments.

 

 

 

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McCormick & Company is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

As a general policy, McCormick does not offer employment visa sponsorships upon hire or in the future. 

WHY WORK AT MCCORMICK?

United by flavor. Driven by results.

As a McCormick employee you’ll be empowered to focus on more than your individual responsibilities. You’ll have the opportunity to be part of something bigger than yourself—to have a say in where the company is going and how it’s growing.

Between our passion for flavor, our 130-year history of leadership and integrity, the competitive and comprehensive benefits we offer, and our culture, which is built on respect and opportunities for growth, there are many reasons to join us at McCormick.


Nearest Major Market: Baltimore