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Job ID 134956
Posted on 06 Feb 2013 16:40
Offered by Edelway
Job title Stream Lead Infrastructure (Retail Industry)
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Job type Permanent
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Job description Edelway SA is a leading IT/Retail Executive Search Consultancy. We currently have many senior exciting and challenging opportunities in the field of IS/IT Retail. Only English is required, French or German speaking will be a plus.Our prestigious multinational Retail Client in the French speaking part of Switzerland (Geneva/Lausanne) has embarked on a global business transformation program to enable the Company to continue on its ambitious growth journey. It is built around the fundamentals of harmonized best practices, data and systems with a focus on delivering a seamless, personalized, multichannel experience to consumers. The program will include a major IS/IT transformation for which SAP and Hybris have been selected as strategic software partners. To join their team on a permanent basis we are actively looking for a Stream Lead Infrastructure. An excellent package is on offer for the right candidate.The stream lead for Infrastructure, reporting to the program director, is a management role with responsibility for the design and delivery of the global infrastructure and its deployment. The technical infrastructure stream within the program includes SAP platform, eCommerce platform (including a native & web mobile platforms) and other 3rd party infrastructure (eg Retail, Telephony, solutions). In this role, you will be accountable for the hosting strategy, software packages selection (versions) and setup, network configuration for the whole program. The stream lead should have excellent knowledge in systems performance management. You will work closely with key technical stakeholders (including the IS Infrastructure team, Solution Managers, software editors and integrators) to understand technical constraints and requirements, translate these into an integrated technical design and plan, validated with the architecture team, and manage the delivery of a secure and reliable solution according to the program timelines and rollout schedule. Furthermore, You will also have to participate to the definition and implementation of a new infrastructure operational model (maintenance/support processes) with the IS Infrastructure and Service Delivery teams.In order to achieve this, you will need to have strong collaboration with enterprise architects, security representatives and selected software vendors while working with systems integration partners to build and lead a team of technical experts.You will have following responsibilities:- Act as primary IS/IT Technical partner for the program - Manage and strengthen a tight collaboration with the technical and infrastructure teams, while respecting unique retail model- Under the guidance of the Architecture team, provide proactive insight on new infrastructure technology trends that can bring business value - Accountable for the design and delivery of the overall program infrastructure, and the definition of the operating model for such infrastructure- Lead the planning and execution of the design and deployment (phased rollout) of the infrastructure supporting the Retail Solution Template- Participate to the elaboration of the support and maintenance processes- Report status of the stream to the Program stakeholders- Contribute to the overall program planning and ensure delivery- Work closely with internal and external service providers to ensure overall quality and timeliness of solution design and delivery - Manage People- Build and lead a high performing team of internal, contractor and consultant resources - Set overall direction and team and individual performance objectives and measure achievement against these - Provide appropriate coaching, training and other development needs- Manage budget and headcountsYour Profile: - Degree Educated- Management experience of similar scope/complexity- Large scale (worldwide) SAP infrastructure design and implementation experience- Strong Datacenter design experience- Knowledgeable in some (or preferably all): SAP business and technical components (Retail, CRM), Databases and Application Servers for SAP, large Network topologies, PCI DSS, COBIT- Experience in eCommerce platforms is a plus- Knowledge of ITIL is a plus- Very strong stakeholder management, communication and presentation skills- Very strong project management skills (certification is a plus)- International experience- Fluent EnglishYou will have to be service oriented, have insight, courage and be result focused, have also initiative and impact in convincing others. In addition, the person will have to be able to lead people.If this sounds like your next challenge and you would like to know more please send us ASAP your English CV as word document and we will call you shortly to discuss it in details. We guarantee full confidentiality to your application.Keywords: infrastructure, SAP, network, POS, retail, distribution, E-commerce, services, PCI-DSS, ITIL, CRM, Suisse, Switzerland, Schweiz.
Country Switzerland
Visa requirement Candidates must be eligible to work in the country
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