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Automation Solutions Director

Req ID: J2267783

  • Location
    Singapore, Central Singapore, Singapore
  • Category Operations
  • Posted Wednesday, April 14, 2021
  • Type Full time

Job Description


The Director Automation Solutions is responsible for developing , implementing and managing the organization’s global automation strategies and programs. Responsibilities also include leveraging the existing capabilities and strengths across a broad range of industries, as well as directing and developing a global team of automation professionals.


·         Develop and implement the global automation organization vision and strategy.
·         Unleash pockets of exceptional capabilities across a broad range of industries.
·         Develop cost effective and accelerated initiatives to meet high mix/low volume applications, as well as solutions tailored to short product life cycles.
·         Position Jabil to capitalize on industry & customer product disruption.
·         Drive technical automation teams in the development of innovative automation equipment and solution design(s)
·         Optimize automation equipment, improve production efficiency.
·         Reform the existing automation technology.
·         Introduce the new technology-based automated manufacturing
·         May perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


·         Extensive technical acumen in the field of automation including automation design and implementation.
·         Strong presentation, communication, and teamwork skills.
·         Excellent leadership skills
·         Excellent oral and written communication skills.
·         Ability to lead team efforts in a cross-functional, matrixed environment.
·         Interacts with and influences senior-level decision-makers.
·         Proficiency in use of personal computers, Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and e-mail skills is a given.


·         Bachelor’s degree in Science, Mechanical Engineering, or Electrical Engineering; advanced technical degree highly desired.
·         Minimum of 12 years experience in automation engineering
·         Demonstrated track record leading multiple successful automation implementations.
·         Direct customer (internal and/or external) interface experience
·         Or a combination of education, experience and/or training.

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