ExOne, subsidary of Desktop Metal, is a global provider of 3D printing machines, 3D printed products, materials and services for industrial customers.

The company specializes in the development and manufacture of printing systems based on binder jetting technology. The unique technology is a rapid production method that enables the processing of various materials, such as metal, sand, ceramics and other composites. In this process, the 3D printed cores and molds are digitally produced directly from CAD data.

Our goal is to extend our technological lead and further strengthen our market position. That's why we need employees who want to grow with us. Good ideas and performance are recognized and rewarded. With us, you can develop your  potential in a positive working environment.

Located near Augsburg (Gersthofen)  we are looking for a full-time:

IT Director Europe (m/w/d)

In your area of responsibility, you will have a significant influence on the creation of joint IT structures between the various European subsidiaries and with the parent company Desktop Metal. You report directly to the CIO of Desktop Metal.


Your tasks:

  • Managing and supporting development of the IT strategy in alignment with the global CIO and European sides management
  • Coordinating IT-Managers/Team leaders and supervise computer scientists, technicians, and other professionals to provide guidance
  • Ensuring scalability and "fit for purpose / fit for future" technology setup
  • Supporting implementation of an effective and efficient global IT operating model, organization structure and governance as well as management principles 
  • Conducting a continuous assessment of current IT security practices & systems and identifying areas for improvement
  • Planning, support and implementation of IT projects and ERP Systems
  • Running security audits and risk assessments
  • Delivering new security technology approaches and implementing next generation solutions
  • Managing the European IT budget and communicating this with the appropriate parties
  • Reporting to the board and being an active member of the senior management team
  • Supporting Technology assessment and integration for mergers and acquisitions (in coordination with business units and acquisitions)
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%

Qualification & Skills:

  • Extensive experience as IT Director/CIO in larger, international organizations
  • Experience in implementing large change programs/change management in complex, international organizations
  • Strong IT/technology background and experience
  • Understanding of IT/technology value and cost drivers and ability to identify new opportunities and technology optimizations
  • Ability to systematically capture business requirements and break them down into logical, manageable activities
  • Ability to translate stakeholder needs into workable technology solutions
  • Proactive personality and "can do" attitude, desire to take the wheel yourself
  • Strong people skills and ability to collaborate in a team centric environment
  • Experience with ERP systems such as SAP or Oracle preferred
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with both technical and business staff
  • Experience with AV systems and support
  • Experience with both PC and Mac operating systems
  • Ability to multitask and complete projects on time
  • Knowledge of Agile scrum helpful but not required
  • Must have excellent problem-solving skills, enjoy a good challenge, and have a sense of humor

We offer:

  • Attractive location in the north of Augsburg with ideal transport connections
  • Flexible working time models (mobile working, flexitime and part-time models, etc.)
  • Tea, coffee products and water for free, discounted meals in the in-house canteen

Room for innovation and intelligent solutions!

If you feel comfortable in an international environment, appreciate collegial cooperation and are open to "diversity in humanity", please apply with complete application documents (cover letter, CV in Eglish and German, copies of your last two references) and state your income expectations by e-mail to

We are particularly pleased with all direct applications received without the involvement of external service providers.  If you have any questions in advance, please contact Renate Ratzenberger, Head of Human Resource under the number +49 821 65063 119.

ExOne GmbH | Daimlerstrasse 22 | 86368 Gersthofen | Germany | https://www.exone.com/