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Head Business Applications Transformation

Posted on Sep 23, 2019 by RM IT Professional Resources AG

Zürich, Switzerland
Immediate Start
Annual Salary

Head of Business Applications to drive Transformation. Vacancy requiring profound IT architecture knowledge for our Zurich based client in the manufacturing sector.

Your experience/skills:

  • Practical knowledge and experience in IT architecture and managing IT systems along with Change Management and Transformation
  • Proven track record of implementing ERP (SAP) and BI platforms
  • Proven track record in delivery of large scale, complex COTS and business redesign initiatives
  • Background in manufacturing industry and managing diverse teams as well as developing team members of varying skill levels
  • Confidence with new technologies like paperless, big data and digital in maintenance, engineering processes
  • Strength in high level architectural design as well as management of all phases of an application delivery project
  • University degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, or related technical field
  • Languages: fluent English and German, both written and spoken

Your tasks:

  • Leading a strategic planning process and setting road maps for the applications landscape overall and for the specific solutions implemented
  • Establishing best-practice development standards, methodologies and policies
  • Supervising and coaching the solutions teams
  • Liaising with senior business management and analysing high-level business needs, goals and objectives for the application strategy, road map and technical solutions
  • Coordinating projects related to implement the road map and deliver business value
  • Encouraging enhancement of Business Intelligence and Big Data capabilities, ensuring solid data governance and enabling end-users to drive data-driven decision making
  • Acting as escalation point for complex production and platform issues and manage vendor support

Start: ASAP
Duration: 6M ++
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
Ref.Nr.: BH14497

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Due to work permit restrictions we can unfortunately only consider applications from EU or Swiss citizens as well as current work-permit holders for Switzerland.

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Reference: 760929742

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