Rabobank is a cooperative bank with over 8,5 million customers. Through large and small initiatives, the bank aims to make the world a little bit better. They support local enterprises and larger non-profit organisations and thus contribute to the welfare and prosperity of the community.
Imagine…that because of your work Rabobank delivers the best products and journeys to support our business clients. You can make the difference as an IT Lead by steering a delivery unit with multiple DevOps teams in the Business Lending department.
Creating impact Business Lending has the goal to become “the best bank in business lending” and your teams play a key role in realizing that goal. Focus for your teams is to deliver crucial components for Products, Pricing and Acceptance which are part of our digital and employee journeys. As IT Lead within the Domain Business Lending & Insurance you are responsible for these teams.
DevOps teams are the foundation of our IT organization. They are self-organizing within a mandate. As IT Lead you make this possible. You ensure that they can do their job by solving barriers and ensuring that other teams that deliver to them are productive. You coach the teams in the transition to high performing teams and drive the adoption of automation, cloud, CI/CD, security & compliance and innovation within the teams.
With each other Collaboration is at the heart of everything we do. Within our tribe, business and IT work together to build the best solutions for our clients.
You are responsible for building the Engineering Culture. As part of that, you are HR responsible for the internal colleagues within the 5 DevOps teams. This means that you conduct development, performance and assessment interviews for those employees. The ambition is to grow in the number of internal colleagues. And you also work closely together with our strategic IT partners for the external employees to build sustainable teams. You are not only responsible for the correct composition of your teams, but also for the optimization of knowledge and (soft) skills.
Besides focus on people, you are as system owner also responsible for specific chapter IT topics, such as risk, security and continuity. And you are responsible for improving the Engineering Journey by focusing on IT improvements, standardization and automation.
With you In the Domain Business Lending & Insurance we value integrity, customer focus, an improvement and embracing change mind-set and openness. In addition it is important that you are a team player and recognize yourself in the checklist below:
Academic level of work and thinking in the field of Computer Science;
Minimum 5 years of experience in the IT sector;
Experience in the field of IT development and continuity in a managing role;
Experience with HR responsibility;
Knowledge of DevOps teams, scaled Agile, IT automation;
Dutch & English (business level, writing and speaking);
You have an entrepreneurial profile, are curious about how others are doing, you ensure sharpness in the discussion and you challenge your colleagues;
You are a solid discussion partner in the business, radiating seniority. You play a pivotal role by weighing the interests and risks together with the business. You keep your back straight in difficult discussions.