Spin Master Toys Far East LtdSpin Master (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known...

Spin Master Toys Far East Ltd

Spin Master (TSX:TOY; www.spinmaster.com) is a leading global children's entertainment company that creates, designs, manufactures, licenses and markets a diversified portfolio of innovative toys, games, products and entertainment properties. Spin Master is best known for award-winning brands including Zoomer®, Bakugan®, Meccano®, and 2017 Toys of the Year, Hatchimals®, Air Hogs® and PAW Patrol®. Since 2005, Spin Master has received 82 TIA Toy of The Year (TOTY) nominations with 21 wins across a variety of product categories, including 13 TOTY nominations for Innovative Toy of the Year, more than any of its competitors. To date, Spin Master has produced six television series, including 2007 success Bakugan Battle Brawlers and current hit PAW Patrol, which is broadcast in over 160 countries and territories globally. Spin Master employs over 1,500 people globally with offices in Canada, United States, Mexico, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Sweden, the Netherlands, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Vietnam and Australia.

Manager, Information Technology (Ref. BC/IT/CT)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Tsimshatsui
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 13-month pay, 5-day week, Discretionary bonus, Insurance plan, Medical plan
Industry Manufacturing - Toys / Gifts
Job function Information Technology > IT Management
Information Technology > IT Project Management
Merchandising / Purchasing > Others
Published On 03/02/2020

Position Summary:

Responsible for internal day-to-day IT operations (batching, computer operations) and IT support; manages a group of IT specialists to deliver services in the most cost-effective and efficient manner.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Lead and manage the regional IT team in providing support as primary contact for telephony, desktop software and hardware, storage, security and network related issues;
  • Take strategic direction from the global IT management to support your local leadership of the Asia region;
  • Functioning as the Lead Architect for the region, you will be responsible for managing EUC support, MNS and DC management;
  • Responsible for the provision, delivery and support of infrastructure, applications and network services to all users;
  • Maintain strong partnerships with IT services providers through effective management of service levels;
  • Act as a key member of the global IT Operations team, acting as the Asian lead for international projects and ensuring QCT is achieved and implemented on-time and on cost;
  • You will be required to provide support for locations and projects outside of Asia;
  • Perform ad-hoc project as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • University Degree holder in Information Technology / Computer Science or professional IT qualification.
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in a similar capacity, with demonstrated IT management experience.
  • Microsoft certified technology specialist with extensive experience supporting and managing Microsoft Windows Server Platform, Active Directory, Office 365 and SharePoint.
  • Excellent working knowledge of VMWare, virtualization platform and SAN environment.
  • Experience supporting conferencing system and Avaya VoIP equipment systems.
  • Qualified in or Participant of either PMP, Agile or ITIL are preferred.
  • Experience on multi-sites operation is an advantage.
  • Strong people management, leadership and communication abilities.
  • High proficiency managing and supporting SonicWALL firewall, VPN, enterprise wireless and MPLS environment.
  • Knowledge in SAP BI and SAP ERP is an advantage.
  • With strong support skills and willingness to be proactive at recommending and implementing improvements to increase reliability, security and performance of the network infrastructure.
  • Strong technical and project management skills.
  • Proven vendor management abilities.
  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills (English) and good organizational and analytical skills.
  • Capable to work under pressure & attend off hours meeting.
  • Must be willing to travel overseas occasionally.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer. Any information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used only in consideration for relevant/similar post(s) within Spin Master.

While we appreciate your interest in Spin Master, only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.