Keeping an overview over our international application landscape and ensuring availability, performance, defining and keeping SLA’s. It is within reach with this full-time job as an IT operations manager in Almere (Hybrid). We are IT within Athlon. Getting you there.
Your road to success
Left or right, you create the overview of our delivered applications related to ITIL in all Athlon markets in different countries. Ensuring that our internal customers understand what we deliver and the added value for them. Gathering information on requirements, needs and delivering this input to suppliers for improvement of application and services. You can do this as an IT operations manager with full focus on:
creating visual dashboards for all markets, giving insights into key deliverables.
setting up continuous monitoring of the services for reliable delivery.
creating service level agreements, and ensuring the adherence to the agreed upon parameters.
participating in projects for future implementations in the field of application management.
advising management on use and improvement of applications.
Let’s talk Athlon
Hi there! We're Athlon. The international market leader in modern mobility solutions and part of the Mercedes-Benz Group. With a rich history of more than a hundred years, you can conclude that we have already covered the necessary kilometers. Do we take that lead for granted? Absolutely not. It makes us more ambitious to provide even better personal service to our customers. Together with around 1,700 colleagues, we are shaping sustainable mobility. We're proud of that. From vehicle leasing to fleet solutions and from electrification to contributions to the sharing economy.
Leave it to us
Efficient and valuable development of and delivery of standardized applications to our markets. That is our goal with Athlon International IT. You strengthen the delivery of International Applications within IT Platforms & Services of the Enterprise Application Management department as the IT Operations Manager. You will also help shape this recently formed department to work effectively with the other IT departments and business stakeholders. We use many different applications and services, so collaboration is an important factor within our domain. We are constantly looking at points for improvement and ways to set up our working method more agile and lean. All customers, lease drivers, suppliers and colleagues rely on our systems. We arrange it, or as we like to say "Lights on! We make sure everything works well."
As the IT operations manager you are service minded and you want to engage with our colleagues in the markets who depend on our systems. It’s natural for you to be transparent about the reached service levels and ways to improve them. You are well equipped to arrange for monitoring of the applications and make it visible 24/7 for the markets. You want to reach the highest level of Operational Excellence! – “Marijn Hakker, manager IT Platforms & Services”.
Motivation has four wheels
Become the best version of yourself. Very normal at Athlon, because all our colleagues run on a healthy dose of ambition. What do you take with you as an IT operations manager for at least 38 of hours per week? Absolutely your ability to keep overview over a complex application landscape, excellent communication skills and organizational sensitivity. You also have the drive to be the key expert on our ITIL application landscape, advising both internal customers and management on necessary information and improvements. Keeping a critical eye on the applications, deliverables and communicating relevant information to stakeholders managing expectations and relationships internally and externally. In addition, you have:
at least 7 years of relevant experience from organizations with complex application landscapes.
relevant higher information from IT or technical business administration.
knowledge and expertise in ITIL, infrastructure, cloud.
Experience with stakeholder management, ideally with an international character.
the desire to work in an complex environment currently in the middle of transforming into an agile organization.
Always on the move
Athlon is always on the move, just like you. To grow in our rapidly changing world, we are constantly looking at how you can get the best out of yourself every day. Creating an optimal workplace that fits you is an important part of this.
In addition to building an (international) career, as an IT operations manager, based on based on 40 hours per week, you can count on a:
gross yearly salary up to € 69.473,62 (including holiday allowance and 13th month)
employee budget of € 584,21 gross per month (this is used, for example, for a mobility scheme, extra salary, extra leave days or pension investment)
potential bonus of 10% (the bonus is 100% based on Mercedes-Benz company targets)
holiday allowance of 8% and at least 26 vacation days
12-month contract with the prospect of permanent employment
an extended working from home package
laptop and mobile phone
Route to your new job
So an IT operations manager, get behind the wheel yourself. Go for keeping an overview over our international application landscape and ensuring availability, performance, defining and keeping SLA’s. How? Apply before 20th of September 2022. After this date, this vacancy is closed.
Your application procedure looks like this: If your application fits, we will contact you for an intake over the phone.
Are we both excited? Then a digital first interview will follow.
An online assessment is part of the selection procedure.
During the second digital interview, we will talk more extensively about the content of the function.
Do we have a match? Then you will receive the proposal with the terms of employment in your inbox.
Do you have any questions about the vacancy or application procedure? Our recruitment team is more than happy to help you via 036-5474207. We are getting you there.
Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.