The steering & monitoring of major projects related to building software applications across different business lines will be one of your main activities;
Line management responsibility across the software development and testing teams in the assigned scope;
Champion software engineering culture and ensure Eurofins IT continues to develop as a great and enriching place to work.
In addition to the operational implementation of the IT strategy within our group, the processing of reports on the management level and optimization of the control mechanisms are part of your daily work;
Also, the continuous performance review and identification of potential improvements with a focus on the support of IT to our core business of analytical testing will be required;
Preparation and presentation of decision-making material for the top-management and the board.
Extensive, demonstrable experience building complex software applications.
Very good track record in the management and monitoring of software engineering projects or programs. In the steering of complex projects, the successful candidate has a confident manner, quick assertiveness and a high sense of responsibility;
Experience in a leadership position responsible for building, motivating and leading high performing development teams (30+ people);
Passionate about software engineering best practice include agile, continuous delivery, micro services, and automated testing;
Experience with DevOps and TDD is a plus;
Above-average successful completion of your university degree;
Proven analytical, organizational and problem-solving skills. The successful candidate will be able to describe multiple situations where these skills have been leveraged;
Strong customer focused, team oriented communication skills with emphasis on building lasting, trusted partnerships through written and verbal communications with clients of IT in the business;
Ability to have fun while working hard in a demanding fluid environment;
You are looking for a dynamic growth environment with a lot of entrepreneurial freedom;
You an interesting person and are fascinated by the game-changing evolution of our industry;
You like to take on responsibility and enjoy working with senior management;
Personally you convince through analytical and conceptual thinking skills and a goal-oriented and pragmatic approach;
Nice to have : PhD in Computer Science, Technical Sciences or in a similar field;
Nice to have : Experience at one of the six leading IT consulting companies;
You are fluent in English. Additional language skills in French, Dutch or German are a plus, but not a must.
If this has awoken your interest, then we look forward to receiving your informative application documents with mention of your earning expectations and the earliest possible starting time.
Please send all application documents, referring to ITM / 2018 / 01 to Julia Philippeit juliaphilippeit eurofins.de