Our client offers wealth management, fund management and strategic investment services with local and cross border activities.
Our client is currently looking for a Head of IT who will have a full scope of strategic and operational responsibilities related to application management, IT infrastructure, and cyber-security.
Responsibilities As a Head of IT, you will establish a technological vision for the organisation and lead the company's technological development according to the business requirements (Luxembourg and abroad).
You will report and work closely with the management team to share your vision and promote strategic and technological improvements that make sense with the company mid and long-
term business projects. You will be part of the management board and in charge of the IT team composed of Application Engineers, IT Security Specialists and IT Infrastructure Engineers.
You will make sure the whole IT Infrastructure meaning server management, BCP / DRP processes, IT Security, application management is under control and fully operational.
You will work on the IT audit project in order to make sure the company is compliant with best practices' and internal standards.
You will oversee the IT projects, principles and processes and their implementation and ensure interfaces between processes are optimized and any issues are resolved in a timely manner.
You will be implicated in the drawing up and the management of the annual IT budget and will review potential variances.
You will make sure all applicable IT policies and procedures are documented and operated effectively.
You will make sure that all IT projects are managed such as the implementation and / or upgrade of business applications including involvement in system testing and other technical project tasks.
You will ensure that quality documentation in support of all projects (e.g.
status reports, proposals, presentations).
You will develop trustful relationships with suppliers.
You will work efficiently to make sure you and your team establish strong working relationships with end-users.
Profile You have excellent leadership and technical skills.
You are graduated in Information technology (Master degree level) with a main focus in Systems, Telecom, Network or Security.
You should have a broad understanding of IT architecture, infrastructure, operating systems, application management, databases and web services.
You need to be familiar with IT standards and industry best practices in business processes, operations, project management, and service management.
You have minimum of 10 years professional experience in defining IT strategy, managing IT operations, working on IT architecture design or infrastructure management.
You have a project management experience for both on-premise package and SaaS hosted implementations.
You have a people management background and / or leadership skills, which allow you to easily structure, motivate and work with people.
You are really service-oriented and well organized.
Fluency in English is required with a decent level of French.
For more information please contact Nicolas HURLIN by phone on +352 26 29 45 20 .
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