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Head of IT Application & Infrastructure (m/f/d)
IT, Mannheim - DE

Your contribution

  • Support the realignment of the IT area with a view to the right sourcing mix
  • Focus on the provision of the IT base products (network, client, server, cloud) through infrastructure, appliances and associated services as well as their operational services in strategic cooperation with external partners
  • In the course of a make or buy consideration you ensure the operational business and lead a global team of IT specialists
  • Represent your area in the management team, steering committee meetings as well as task forces and act as an advisor to the Director Group IT
       You will also take on the following tasks:
  • IT security and compliance
  • System availability and performance
  • Strategic selection of tools, service providers, services and hardware
  • Coaching as well as targeted training and further education of the entire department

Your strengths

•    A university degree in the field of (business) information technology or a comparable field of study/ education with relevant professional experience and a reference Minimum 2 years leadership experience
•    At least 7 years of experience in the field for which you are responsible, including several years as a manager and international experience as well as strong experience in dealing with (external) service providers and manufacturers
•    A broad and deep knowledge of IT systems, platforms, applications, appliances and architectures
•    A comprehensive understanding of IT processes and change management
•    Microsoft Enterprise Administrator or equivalent 
•    ITIL Foundation Service Processes
•    Fluent in English and German

Our offer

  • An international working environment within a privately owned company
  • Contribution to company pension scheme
  • Job bike leasing, meal voucher, fresh fruits and more employee discounts
  • Mobile working minimum 2 days per week
  • Intensive onboarding an continuous professional training possibilities
  • Modern office space, outstanding technical equipment and free parking space
  • Flat hierarches, innovative thinking and the chance to work within intercultural teams
 Are you interested in joining our team?  Then apply online via our RKW application portal indicating your notice period and salary expectations.Do you have questions?  Send us an email to  
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