Director, AI & Advanced Analytics We Don’t Just Build The World, We Build Innovative Technology Too. This is the career you’ve been waiting for your whole life. Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means working in an innovative, tech-driven and highly collaborative team environment supported by over 58,000 professionals in 60 countries across the globe. Here, you’ll get the unique chance to impact some of the world’s most iconic brands including STANLEY TOOLS, DEWALT, CRAFTSMAN, MAC TOOLS and Black & Decker. Your ideas and solutions have the potential to reach millions of customers as we work together to write the next chapter in our history. Come build with us and take your career to new heights. Who We Are Joining the Stanley Black & Decker team means joining one of the world’s largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. Stanley Black & Decker is unique in that we’ve got a rich and storied history dating back to 1843, but that hasn’t stopped us from evolving into a vibrant, diverse, global growth company poised and ready for the future. Being a part of our team means living our core values of
courage & innovation
agility & performance
inclusivity & collaboration
integrity & accountability
It means thriving in an environment of constant innovation and positive change. It means delivering tools, services, and solutions that the world counts on when it really matters. It means maintaining the highest standards in everything you do, every day. Who You Are You’re a curious problem solver who has the ability to bring big ideas to life. You’re creative and scrappy but can navigate a large organization with ease. You’re agile and adaptable but work with precision to ensure we deliver top-notch customer experiences, always. The Director for AI & Advanced Analytics will be responsible for understanding the industry best practices and SBD requirements, drive the architecture and implementation of Advanced Analytics & AI capabilities. You will have a can-do attitude and contribute to our digital strategy and be a liaison between the business, AI COE, IT and vendors, translates business needs and requirements into technical concepts and solutions. You'll deliver the platform for AI and Analytics, provide DevOps & automation capabilities and will ensure a high degree of system availability and reliability. You also have:
Possesses advanced knowledge and skills required to resolve complex IT issues
Strong knowledge of Cloud Platforms like AWS, Azure, GCP, Data Engineering, Data Architecture, Analytical Tools
Experience managing cloud platforms taking advantage of cloud capabilities, implementing DevOps, ML Ops, CI/CD
Experience working with large complex data sets, real-time/near real-time analytics, and distributed big data platforms
Deep understanding of measuring and ensuring data quality at scale, and the required tooling to monitor and optimize the performance of the data pipelines
Conversant experience with SecOps processes and standards
Experience working with solutions that can be monetized with ability to distribute cost to the appropriate product teams
Strong management skills for planning and executing complex multi-team projects including third party service providers
Ability to influence and roll out technologies used by different enterprise teams
Advanced understanding and ability to develop and drive budgeting process
Prior experience supporting commercial software product development preferred
Guided by long term objectives and business requirements.
Leads rigorous process and service improvement programs.
Develops new techniques to support innovative solutions
13+ years of relevant experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience. 3-6 years’ experience working with the Advanced Analytics & AI Technologies strongly desired 6-9 years leadership experience.
Undergraduate degree and 13+ years relevant experience, or Graduate degree and 10-12 years relevant experience
What You’ll Do As a Director, AI & Advanced Analytics , you’ll be part of our Global IT team located remotely. Specifically, you’ll:
Provide leadership and strategy for Advanced Analytics & AI platforms to support commercial products and services
Work with Business and AI COE to understand the digital technology requirements and will be responsible and accountable to define the target state architecture and drive the platform implementation
Collaborate with broader architecture community to provide input into strategies and standards, ensure solution reuse, eliminate solution redundancy
Align solutions within existing Enterprise Architecture framework components including business capability, reference architectures and digital strategies
Manage processes/tools from both an implementation and operations perspective
Oversee the application platform delivery and infrastructure services
Ensures that Service Level Agreements (SLAs) are met and take necessary steps for improvement
Partner with other IT teams with respect to service related issues
Provide consolidated reporting view of all maintenance and production support activities for the portfolio
Monitor key service delivery processes and resources to identify opportunities for more efficient delivery and implementation of new systems and services
Engage all stakeholders including more senior individuals and performing suppliers in order to convince and influence them to address and resolve issues
Benefits & Perks You’ll get a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits plan that includes medical, dental, life, vision, wellness program, disability, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Paid Time Off, including paid vacation, holidays & personal days, and tuition reimbursement. And, of course, discounts on Stanley Black & Decker tools and products and well as discount programs for many other vendors and partners. What You’ll Also Get
Career Opportunity : Career paths aren’t linear here. Being part of our global company with 60+ brands gives you the chance to grow and develop your skills along multiple career paths.
Learning & Development : Our lifelong learning philosophy means you’ll have access to a wealth of state-of-the-art learning resources, including our Lean Academy and online university (where you can get certificates and specializations from renowned colleges and universities).
Diverse & Inclusive Culture : We pride ourselves on being an awesome place to work. We respect and embrace differences because that’s how the best work gets done. You’ll find we like to have fun here, too.
Purpose-Driven Company : You’ll help us continue to make positive changes in the local communities where we work and live as well as in the broader world through volunteerism, giving back and sustainable business practices.
#LI-AH1 EEO: All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.