IT Director, Business Systems

by Trojan Technologies

Position Type: Full-time
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Oct 13, 2021
Trojan Technologies

Job Description

IT Director, Business Systems

At Trojan Technologies, we believe there’s nothing more essential than delivering clean water to the world. That’s especially true in this critical moment, when the world’s supply of clean water is under substantial stress due to industrialization, increasing demand, and rising biological and chemical contamination. Our mission is to stem that tide: to ensure greater water confidence and environmental stewardship for people, industries, and municipalities, improving the lives of over one billion people globally.

As part of our global team, you’ll work alongside customers from municipalities to pharmaceutical and food and beverage companies to build creative, sustainable solutions. You’ll also find a welcoming and supportive team that listens to your ideas and allows you to follow your strengths. All of us feel privileged to work on innovative technologies that bring clean water to the world—we hope you will, too.

Trojan is proud to be one of Danaher's Water Quality companies. Motivated by the highest possible stakes of climate change and global health, we’re working together within a rapidly digitizing industry to find innovative technologies that guarantee the safety of our water and our environment.


Position Summary:

The IT Director will lead, prioritize and develop the organizations’ Information Technology workstreams, position self as a true strategic digital partner of the organization, driving innovation and revenue generating ideas throughout the business. Find opportunities for improvement of our technology landscape, enable our critical initiatives and be a key change agent, able to influence and inspire the organization and business partners.

We're looking for a business leader with an excellent technical background who understands the complexities of various business units and how they work together towards common business strategies. This role will have the opportunity to think creatively, build strong relationships and have high impact on the future of our business from an IT perspective!


This role would ideally be based in London, Ontario but remote options with travel may also be considered.


Core Accountabilities:

  • Provide global IT leadership by establishing the IT strategy, objectives, plans and priorities that will further support overall Trojan Technologies initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal and external business leaders to develop and maintain an IT/applications roadmap ensuring the prioritization, risk management and leadership to deliver on the expected business results, as well as ensuring sustainment
  • Perform application rationalization and consolidation of systems to improve business processes and eliminate waste
  • Work closely with Trojan’s leadership and Water Quality IT to ensure alignment of information technology with the business goals, as well as compliance with Danaher IT standards. Ensure and sustain compliance with all Danaher regulations related to IT – SOX compliance
  • Create diverse and inclusive teams that deliver results by attracting, developing and evaluating talent to ensure the efficient operation of the function.
  • Champion the use of process improvement tools and drive a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Responsible for digitalization of core business processes



  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or Business Administration, Masters of Science or MBA or equivalent experience
  • •8+ year supporting multiple functions within Information Technology including ERP, BI, CRM, Infrastructure and IT Services in a fast paced, global multi-site manufacturing or distribution setting
  • Experience in people management and developing a team with varied strengths
  • •5+ years of experience in handling ERP projects is highly valued
  • •Experience in planning and execution of business goals

When you join us, you’ll also be joining Danaher’s global organization, where 69,000 people wake up every day determined to help our customers win. As an associate, you’ll try new things, work hard, and advance your skills with guidance from dedicated leaders, all with the support of powerful Danaher Business System tools and the stability of a tested organization.

At Danaher, we value diversity and the existence of similarities and differences, both visible and not, found in our workforce, workplace and throughout the markets we serve.  Our associates, customers and shareholders contribute unique and different perspectives as a result of these diverse attributes.

If you’ve ever wondered what’s within you, there’s no better time to find out.

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