Our customer is a well-known expert for components and systems in the automation technology sector, based near the Lübeck area. With around 1000 employees and subsidiaries in the USA, Malaysia, Brazil, India and China, it is an international market leader in its segment. With a great reputation for its value-driven corporate culture and a strong base in Northern Germany, they are facing rapid growth and hence searching for a
Director of IT Operations & Digital Transformation (m/f/d)
In this exciting newly created role you will lead 24 IT experts and 3 direct reports through an exciting transition phase:
You will lead the redesign of the internal IT architecture of our client landscape (Enterprise Architecture, SAP, Infrastructure & Service) in order to advance the efficiency, reliability and compatibility of their multimodal IT systems for the changes to come.
Together with your colleagues in Sales and Marketing you will create a sophisticated digital environment for industrial automation software and applications, including testing-, customisation-, billing-, and implementation-features.
Doing so, maintaining a high level of employee satisfaction and maintaining the current team spirit will be your greatest asset in successfully shaping the IT and Digitization framework of the company.
For this versatile task, you will require:
A minimum of 10-15 years of relevant experience, including at least 5 years of leadership in a generalist IT function for an international organisation.
A strong background in Enterprise Architecture Management and ERP Systems (preferably SAP).
Experience in implementing and applying current technologies to backend, as well as frontend applications (especially cloud technologies, AI technologies and collaboration tools).
Ability to switch between fast-paced agile IT-project-management and long-term-oriented traditional IT.
Great people skills with a supportive leadership style
Fluency in English, German is a plus.
The hiring company
Due to the confidentiality of the search, we cannot reveal the name of our client just yet. In the further hiring process, we will be very happy to provide you with the company’s name, as well as further details on the company’s great reputation among customers and employees alike.
Please apply via our online system in just 4 minutes, at the exclusively assigned HR-consultancy interpool, in Berlin. If you have any questions, please contact Tim Riedel at +49 (0)174 180 91 50.