IT Product Owner Servers (m/f/x)
What's the role?
As the IT Product Owner for Servers in the Azure and Datacenter Services team you will take ownership of the server infrastructure we have present in our global data center and around 80 remote locations worldwide. You will work closely with peers and internal stakeholders in a hybrid infrastructure environment throughout the whole lifecycle of the servers, actively facilitating the shift to the cloud according to the strategy.
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?
As the IT Product Owner for Servers you will be driving the entire lifecycle process of the server infrastructure starting from the big picture defining the server portfolio and roadmap, aligning with the stakeholders on the needs and planning, down to working with the vendors in the procurement phase, but also hands on in deployment and operations along with system engineers. You get to work in an agile environment in a global team with cutting edge infrastructure technologies and tools. We have a hybrid infrastructure with fast growing cloud adoption, offering also great opportunities to learn and grow your expertise.
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?
For this position, we are seeking a creative, innovative, structured, and open-minded system engineer with demonstrated ability to work both independently and in a global team setting.
What you need is:
- Master’s Degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or Engineering
- 3+ years of professional experience as a server system engineer or similar role
- Experience with server and virtualization technologies (rack servers, VMWare ESXi, storage) and data center work
- Experience with server operating systems (Windows Server 2019, 2016) and related management systems (Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager, PowerShell) and Azure cloud services is an advantage
- Excellent communication skills and motivation to work in a multicultural team located globally spanning multiple time zones
- Open mindset for learning new infrastructure technologies, scripting and agile tools and processes
- Fluent verbal and written English skills
Does this sound like it could be you? We look forward to your application! For further questions regarding the position, please feel free to approach the hiring manager Juho Junttila, Head of Azure and Datacenter Services, via LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juhojunttila/
Hilti is an equal opportunity employer