head of it development in Geneve

Arthur Denaës, Geneva Professionals IT
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geneve, geneva
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arthur denaës, geneva professionals it
058 201 54 00

job description

Your expertise is needed as Head of IT Development in a multicultural environment.


The role

As member of the steering committee, your will responsible for managing the whole IT applications domains: enhancements, technical development, application integration, reporting, vendors’ relationships and governanceYou will liaise with the business teams to analyze and create new solutions in accordance with the global IT strategy. You will also be responsible for leading the applications services and establish guidelines for technical teams (project governance, rules, templates, etc…) You will develop, monitor and communicate statistical analyses, technical reports and recommendations dedicated to top management 

Your missions

  • Leadership management (50% of the mission) : Manage a team of 5 Team Leaders dealing with 50+ people in different countries.
  • Coordinate the Development, QA and DevOps teams in an Agile environment
  • Coach and develop the Team Leaders so they replicate to their own teams
  • Implement Agility way to work using DevOps and Automation possibilities
  • Be the ambassador of SaaS development across the entire group
  • Travel internationally both internal offices and external clients (20%)

Your Profile

  • 8+ years experience in managing IT applications in real time environment
  • Large development background in a major language (Java or .Net preferably)
  • Leadership competencies and experience leading wide team
  • Experience with multi-product development (several IT solutions at a time)
  • Strong command on SaaS application development and Cloud technologies
  • Strong command on Agile principles 
  • Experience in building CI/CD pipelines (automation / container)
  • French and English: Fluent