Lead IT Application Engineer

  • Fascinatio Boulevard 1242, Capelle aan de IJsel, Nederland, Netherlands
  • Full-time

Company Description

Roll Group takes care of heavy transport and lifting both on land and at sea. The exceptional combination of transportation and installation capabilities enables Roll Group to offer complete Factory to Foundation solutions. Combined with engineering expertise and unique know-how, this makes Roll Group the preferred heavy cargo partner offering effective, innovative and sustainable services.

 

Roll Group was founded in 2006 and has grown into a global organization with in total 360 employees. 90 employees are based at the head office in Capelle aan de IJssel and 3 small satellite offices in Breda, Sassenheim and Hamburg. We have approx. 100 own crew members working on board of our vessels.

In the Americas, mostly centred in Texas where the regional office is based, we employ around 80 employees.  

In APAC MEA the regional offices are situated in Singapore and Abu Dhabi, with satellite offices in Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand, Korea and Japan. All together around 90 employees.

Roll Group has the ambition to grow worldwide in the renewable industry (offshore wind), the Oil & Gas sector, but also in other sectors such as defence and civil engineering.

Job Description

Roll Group is changing to a fully process and data driven business model. Therefore, the management and use of our business applications, on both the business and IT side, is under development. Building more knowledge around critical business applications has led to expanding the team with this position. In this position you are the link between the business, and our application suppliers.

 

The Lead Application Engineer is a member of the Global IT team. In this role you will have an active role in creating a solid ICT service & application management process, guiding the harmonization and standardization of the use of our applications, and improving the quality of our service to end users. The introduction of more process-based and documented working methods is a necessary change in order to guarantee knowledge. In this you are responsible for the entire process of determining business needs, organizing and support of applications usage.

 

Initially you will focus on the applications that are used for asset management, the maintenance and planning of our ships, cranes and tools for heavy transport and lifting activity’s.

 

This position reports to the Global IT Manager.

Qualifications

We are expanding and looking for a Lead IT Application Engineer for our IT department. Are you a self-starter, passionate about managing IT applications, standardizing IT processes, heavy transport and do you have a ‘can do’ mentality? Then you might be the person we are looking for!

Purpose

Roll Group is changing to a fully process and data driven business model. Therefore, the management and use of our business applications, on both the business and IT side, is under development. Building more knowledge around critical business applications has led to expanding the team with this position. In this position you are the link between the business, and our application suppliers.

The Lead Application Engineer is a member of the Global IT team. In this role you will have an active role in creating a solid ICT service & application management process, guiding the harmonization and standardization of the use of our applications, and improving the quality of our service to end users. The introduction of more process-based and documented working methods is a necessary change in order to guarantee knowledge. In this you are responsible for the entire process of determining business needs, organizing and support of applications usage.

Initially you will focus on the applications that are used for asset management, the maintenance and planning of our ships, cranes and tools for heavy transport and lifting activity’s.

This position reports to the Global IT Manager.
 

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Increase the quality of the ICT business services and the continuous reduction of incidents;
  • Increase first-line knowledge and first-time fix ratio;
  • Optimizing and setting up operational application management for our critical applications;
  • Monitoring and setting up security at application level;
  • Increasing the productivity and self-reliance of end users;
  • Translating business needs to functional and none-functional specifications;
  • Facilitating the preparation of an investment proposal;
  • Realization of needs and the successful introduction of renewed applications;
  • Maintain full registration of licenses and usage in the CMDB;
  • Managing IT service risks when introducing changes;
  • Advice and support the business with regards to IT information issues;
  • Managing suppliers and monitoring agreed performance;
  • Compile technical specifications that should be built including monitoring our suppliers in the realization thereof;
  • The technical execution of installations, configuring of applications.

Additional Information

Requirements for success

  • At least a Bachelor’s Degree in information science;
  • Solid knowledge of, or ITIL, BISL nad Prince2 Project management certified;
  • At least 3 years of work experience of which 1-2 Years of Related Work Experience with functional design of IT applications, implementing and installing (preferably Asset Management, Project Management or Purchasing related applications) and effectively documenting processes, standardizing and harmonizing applications;
  • Significant knowledge in software development technologies such as Java and .Net;
  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Excel and SQL scripting;
  • Strong communication, problem solving skills and customer oriented;
  • Analytical, Detailed, & Process Oriented;
  • Multi-Project Management.
     

We offer

  • An inspirational working environment in a dynamic and international company;
  • Challenging position with corresponding responsibilities;
  • A competitive salary, based upon your level of expertise;
  • 8.33% holiday allowance;
  • EUR 90,00 monthly contribution to your health insurance;
  • 25 vacation days;
  • A non-contributory pension and other premium free insurances;
  • A role with lot’s of autonomy and room for bringing in own ideas;
  • Possibility to work flexible in our other offices, located in Breda and Sassenheim.


Interested?
Please send your application and resume in attn.: of Isabelle Clarke-Meerwaldt. For info you can contact her at: +31(0)102881362.

Recruitment by commercial agencies in relation to this or other vacancies is not appreciated.