Head of Core Services and Security (m/f/x)

Switzerland, Buchs
Reference No: WD-0008966

What's the role?

The Head of Core Services and Security is a senior position within the Global IT Infrastructure organisation, reporting directly to the Chief Technology Officer. The role involves leading an international engineering team, and global responsibility for the backbone network services as well as the digital Identity and Access Management (IAM) services for all 30k users at Hilti Corporation.

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?

In this role, you will be responsible for Hilti’s backbone network services as well as IAM services, including protection and risk management. You are also responsible for defining and implementing continual service improvements in line with Hilti’s IT and business strategies. While you regularly provide strategic direction to senior management on the latest technological trends and threats, you also provide leadership to complex projects, manage priorities, budgets, and contracts. You are also responsible for managing and developing a strong international team of IT Product Owners, Engineers, and Project Managers across Switzerland and Malaysia. You establish and maintain an open and trusted atmosphere and encourage continuous learning. You also establish and maintain relationships with external vendors & communities.

93% of our people say they’re proud to work for Hilti, thanks to the quality of our products and the way we look after our people.

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 highly professional and international team of IT experts and meet the challenges of a global multinational company using the latest technologies. You will have the freedom to act in the responsible area with career prospects in a dynamic environment, excellent opportunities to develop yourself to higher levels and wider range of knowledge. 80% of the top positions are filled internally. We have a clearly defined career development track for every individual employee and an excellent team who are duly rewarded by performance.

What you need is:

  • Master’s Degree in Information Technology, or a related field
  • At least five years of proven leadership experience in managing international teams and delivering large IT projects
  • Strong background and expertise in the fields of IT Networks, Identity and Access Management, and general Cybersecurity
  • Experience in Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services
  • Experience in managing enterprise applications, servers, and endpoint clients
  • Experience in IT governance including process and risk management
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and well-balanced adaptive communication style; with the ability to work independently and with others
  • Structured with strong analytical and conceptual skills; and with the ability to explain complex topics in simple terms
  • Experience with waterfall and agile project delivery methods including financial planning and management of allocated funds
  • Proven intercultural competencies in a global, English-speaking, and distributed work environment
  • Working experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Fluent in English (verbally and written)

Does this sound like you? We look forward to your application.

Hilti is an equal opportunity employer. #LI-DNI

Ähnliche Jobs bei Hilti

Switzerland, Buchs

In your role as Business Intelligence Analyst, you represent the Information Management group as part of SAP BW Team to partner the business to develop insights and drive change management within the organization.

Switzerland, Buchs

Main objective of this role is to drive, advance and execute process management governance at Hilti in strong alignment with the business needs of the different Lines of Business in the Headquarter, plants and all our regions.

IT/Software/Digitale Lösungen

Sind Sie bereit für neue Herausforderungen? Bei uns erwartet Sie mehr als der klassische Büro-Job: Entdecken Sie eine hochinnovative Unternehmensstruktur mit dynamischer Arbeitskultur und viel Raum für Verantwortung in den bereichsübergreifenden Funktionen.

Mehr erfahren