Are you the multidisciplinary people-person with software application affinity that we are looking for? If the answer is 'yes', look no further!
Within Vanderlande, around 350 Software developers, testers, architects and project leaders are working each day to deliver our HLC (High Level Control software) solutions for Vanderlande's customers. In our department all architects and project leaders are housed, where all the Warehousing and Parcel software project's activities are governed, both on content and delivery. Due to the growth of Vanderlande we are currently looking for an IT Solutions Project Leader.
The project leader will lead software development projects for Warehousing Systems. These software projects are part of multidisciplinary projects usually consisting out of mechanical, electromechanical, SCADA, Low Level Control, IT and High Level Control. Typically, these projects have a duration of one to two years of specification, development and testing, commissioning and integration support on site.
As a Project Leader you will be responsible for leading a team of Project and Test Engineers on a daily base next to regular alignment with software product teams who are working according to agile methodology (scrum). Stakeholder management, planning & tracking, change management, progress reporting and budget reporting will also be part of your daily job. Good communication skills, people skills, as well as hand-on oriented and process driven are key.
The Project Leader is an important stakeholder towards product teams; a pro-active way of working is therefore key. Furthermore you are able to impact the R&D organization regarding execution interests. You will also act as an intermediary, bringing together stakeholders from relevant disciplines.
If you are the Project Leader IT Solutions that we are looking for, we ask you to bring:
Broad experience in multidisciplinary environments
Experience with stakeholder management
Good communication and leadership skills
Team player with ability to serve both overall project and SCITS department interests
Pragmatic and hands on attitude
Project management experience with focus on results (IPMA-C level)
Willing to travel (short term trips)
Good command of English
Vanderlande is the global leader for value-added logistic process automation at airports and in the parcel market, as well as a leading supplier of process automation solutions for warehouses. In this world of technology, we believe in people – especially those who are totally dedicated, customer-driven and keen to continue learning throughout their career.
This is embraced by our Vanderlande Academy and International Talent Development programmes, with over 800 courses conducted every year. The focus is on freedom while being trusted to deliver, and this is one of the reasons why we received the highest rating of three stars in the Best Employer survey (The Netherlands).
If you’re ambitious and take your long-term career seriously, then please contact us to explore this global opportunity to join a company at the top of its game. For more information or to apply for this challenging position, please visit careers.vanderlande.com
This challenging position offers the chance to contribute to the growth and profitability of Vanderlande Industries, a company which is already years in a row chosen as “Top employer” in the Netherlands.
We offer a fulltime position in an informal, professional work and technical innovative environment with a lot of possibilities to develop yourself.
Besides your salary, we offer you the following:
27 holidays & 13 ADV days (based on fulltime)
Flexible working hours
Collective Pension and insurance
If the role of Project Leader IT Solutions appeals to you, then please apply now by completing the application form, and uploading your CV and covering letter. For more information on the position, please contact Mart Schoenmakers, Manager IT Solutions WP Operations. For information about the selection process, please contact Jasper Pijnenburg, recruiter.