Head of IT (German Speaking) - SEM59643

Head of IT (German Speaking) - SEM59643

#14917078 | 07 February, 2024
Bern Canton, Bern, Switzerland
Type of position
Required years of experience
6 to 10 years
Required languages
Educational requirements
Required skills
Project management IT Manager

We are currently looking on behalf of one of our important clients for a Head of IT (IT Business). The role is a permanent position based in Solothurn or Bern Canton (depending on candidate preference).


Your Role:


  • Carry out the personnel & technical management of a PLM Product Services Team & a Sales & Services Team.
  • Act as a sparring partner for the two business areas in the fields of requirements engineering, process, project & portfolio management.
  • Establish & further develop the IT business area within the framework of the IT strategy (technical requirements, required skills, security requirements etc…).
  • Record & coordinate of requirements with various stakeholders to ensure the optimal design of a service portfolio for global subsidiaries.
  • Evaluate new technologies, applications & partners in the IT Business area, taking into account cost-effectiveness, quality & risks.
  • Plan & implement complex IT-related projects within an international environment.


Your Skills:


  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience including at least 5 years of Management experience in IT Environments.
  • Extensive experience in the areas of IT Requirements & Process Development, preferably including the field of SAP Application Landscapes.
  • Strong experience in handling projects, ideally including experience in Agile Project Environments.
  • Experienced in the fields of Software as a Medical Device (SaMD), Requirements Engineering, Verification & Validation, DevOps & CSV.
  • Strong expertise in translating Business Requirements into required IT strategies.
  • Preferably experienced in large companies & in simultaneously Leading Multiple Team Leaders & Teams.


Your Profile:


  • Completed relevant University Degree in the areas of Computer Science, Business Informatics, Industrial Engineering or similar.
  • Ideally further educated in Business Administration or similar.
  • Strong communication skills & highly service-oriented.
  • Fluent English & business proficient German language skills are a mandatory requirement.