What matters most to
you? Is it being a part of a strong team? Supporting your family? Solving
global problems? You can do these and more at Caterpillar; where your work
enables progress around the globe and you contribute to meaningful work.
Together, we can build what matters.
Digital and Technology team has an exciting opportunity for a Digital Strategy
Lead who will apply their expertise to
the most complex digital projects in the construction industry that interface
across multiple departments, customer bases, and dealers worldwide. They
will also apply the most advanced digital technology to resolve their business
needs and assist in establishing long range strategies.
Key job responsibilities
- Understanding the future
direction of digital trends related to equipment and fleet management.
- Understanding the impact and
changes in behavior needed for construction customers to adopt digital
- Interacting with customers to
have an in-depth understanding of their operations to improve their
processes for managing equipment and interfacing with Caterpillar.
- Reviewing and providing counsel
for all major "Business Case Analysis" effort.
- Developing the interdependencies
between major applications/efforts
- Defining requirements for
purchased and/or internally developed digital solutions for fleet and
- Providing project leadership,
advice, and counsel to developers, management, customers and project teams
on the most complex aspects of application development and system
- Providing deep expertise and
assisting with the adoption and promotion of equipment and fleet
- Liaison with dealers and
multiple business units in the enterprise to enable strategic solutions.
- Strong analytical skills.
- At least two years’ experience
leading digital strategy and adoption for a large construction, mining, or
rental services firm OR equivalent experience working in the field for an
OEM or distributor serving the construction or mining industries .
- At least two years’ experience
working with telematics solutions or equipment management.
- A Bachelor’s Degree from an
accredited college or university or equivalent years (4 years) of
experience relevant to this role degree
- Nine or more years of
progressively responsible role relevant experiences that demonstrate both
breadth of business knowledge and depth of digital skillsets.
- Curiosity about
and a deep interest in how digital technology and systems are powering the
way users do their jobs.
working in a dynamic environment where digital is still evolving as a core
Top candidates will
- Demonstrate experience
translating customer needs to development requirements for software.
produce high-quality work by asking the right questions, thinking
critically about problems, and relentlessly pursuing quality.
- Familiarity with project management methodologies as
they will participate in multiple projects representing expertise for
digital offerings and strategic alignment.
position requires 25% travel if
located in the Peoria, IL area. Outside
of the Peoria, IL area, travel will increase to 75% as it will require regular visits to the Peoria location.
Relocation assistance is
available for this position.
Caterpillar is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)
EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals – including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities – are encouraged to apply.
Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.caterpillar.com/careers