CIO Office - Global IT Management Program for Graduates (m/f/x)
What's the role?
Are you ready to kick-start your career in IT and take the first steps to become a leader in the digital age? The Hilti Global IT Management Program is a unique opportunity for high-profile graduates to explore different aspects and roles in IT and digitalization to directly take over responsibility in an innovative and international IT organization. The program will provide you with a holistic overview of Hilti’s Global IT department and in-depth insights into the work of various teams and topics of interest.
Who is Hilti?
We provide leading-edge tools, technologies, software, and services for the global construction sector. Hilti is a multicultural workplace with some 30,000 people in more than 120 countries committed to global teamwork.
The IT department within Hilti is a truly global team with main hubs in Buchs (Switzerland), Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), and Plano/Tulsa (USA). All locations have highly competent teams who work very closely together. Hilti’`s Global IT team is known for their focus on sustainable value creation by translating latest IT innovations into value creating solutions & services.
What does the role involve?
The up to 24-month CIO-Office & Global IT Management Program is designed to accelerate your career from day one. Thanks to its phased approach, the program allows you to craft your future career aspirations and embark on the best-possible career path.
In phase 1, you will get to know Global IT as a strategic assistant to our Chief Information Officer and will be assigned to several projects of relevance. The goal is to gain a broad understanding of Global IT and work on ambitious targets. In phase 2, you will lead your own high-impact project to gain practical management experience and extensive visibility. Appropriate training and management support will help you to complete the project with rewarding results. Phase 3 will take you to one of our strategic IT offices abroad where you will work in close collaboration with the local colleagues and management teams. You will learn new skills, broaden your network, and gain new perspectives.
Overall, the program will let you explore IT, push you out of your comfort zone and help you grow. This program is designed to prepare you for a seamless transfer into your next role in Global IT that matches your interests and skills.
What do we offer?
We give you the autonomy to identify the right technology solutions for our customers. We also encourage you to grow, not only in this role, but also beyond - you will be able to move around the business, to experience various job functions and even work abroad in different markets.
Our IT department is located in Buchs SG, Switzerland in the beautiful and mountainous Rhine Valley. It is in convenient walking distance to the city center and train station as well as in close proximity to our corporate headquarters in Schaan, Liechtenstein.
As integral part of our performance oriented yet caring culture we want you to work your best. Offers such as flexible working/part time arrangements, comprehensive insurance and pension plans, day care for your children are just some of the ways we do that. Additionally, Hilti e-bikes are readily available for you to use free of charge!
Why should you apply?
Become a valuable member of our international team of IT experts and meet the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies to drive digital innovation.
What you need is:
- Above-average degree (Master or PhD) in Information Systems, Business Administration, or in a related field
- Strong IT & digital affinity and a proven track-record based on first work experience
- Ability to reflect, strategic approach, result orientation, and good problem-solving skills
- Strong communication, networking, and interpersonal skills
- A thirst to learn and challenge yourself
Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application! For further questions, please feel free to contact the hiring manager Dr, Johannes Reichert, CIO. linkedin.com/in/johannesreichert
*For non-EU / EFTA citizens: Please state your eligibility status to work in Switzerland/ Liechtenstein and note that if you do not own a valid Swiss/ Liechtenstein work permit, Hilti cannot guarantee your final employment due to authority regulations.
Learn more about us: https://careers.hilti.li/en-li
Learn more about our IoT initiatives: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=esUQ6tdQnlsLearn more about our Global IT Competition here : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dlv1hDNuVw4
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer.