IT Solutions Lead

  • Job area - Staff
  • Hours - Full time
  • Location - Hoofddorp
Do you have a logistic heart? Let it beat by CEVA! If you are a passionate IT Solutions developer/ Lead with customer focus and want to be a key differentiator to make business flow, this is a great challenge to accelerate.
CEVA Logistics, one of the world’s leading non-asset based supply chain management companies, designs and implements industry leading solutions for large and medium-size national and multinational companies. Approximately 42,000 employees are dedicated to delivering effective and robust supply chain solutions in contract logistics, freight and transport management across a variety of sectors. CEVA applies its operational expertise to provide best-in-class services across its integrated network, with a presence in over 170 countries and reported revenues of almost €8 billion.

CEVA has a clear vision: to be the most professional company in the supply chain industry. To reach our goal we are looking for motivated and talented colleagues who are pursuing a challenging career in logistics. CEVA, being a global player in the market, offers an exciting career path with many possibilities within, but also outside of, the Benelux.

Because of our business grow we are looking for a new IT Solutions Lead.
  • Job description
    Reporting to the Manager for Corporate Solutions, the Automation Solutions Lead is the owner for Automation Application and process within CEVA, providing management of the platform and development of automation directly to the corporate functions.
    With the rollout of the application and establishment of the core service still under way, this role will focus on the continued development of the application environment and governance in CEVA’s distributed development environment.
    Key Responsibilities
    • Establish and maintain a pipeline of Automation Opportunities within the Global and Corporate sphere;
    • Work to identify opportunities based on investigation and process improvement;
    • Work closely with all corporate functions and the relevant IT Solution leads to predict future needs;
    • Develop and deliver new automations utilising Automation Anywhere and other development tools;
    • Application Management of the Automation estate and governance model globally;
    • Technical assessment of upgrades and management of regression testing and deployment;
    • Service Delivery of key IT suppliers and the CEVA business for provision of software and services (including supplier reviews);
    • Work with the wider Corporate Solutions Run & Maintain functions to monitor and manage the solutions environment and the standards of support, including KPI and statistical reporting;
    • Provide cost management of resources responsible to the applicable function(s) including IT time recharge and supplier invoice management;
    • License Management, ensuring CEVA remains within its contracted bounds and utilises system assets efficiently;
    • Liaise with and support the Global Development community within CEVA for Automation.
  • Requirements
    • Relevant bachelor’s degree;
    • Experience at the development and delivery of IT solutions;
    • Experience in managing IT solution design and delivery;
    • Wide breadth of knowledge of IT systems and their potential for integration;
    • Project delivery skills and familiarity with the project lifecycle;
    • Service Delivery skills, working with 3rd party supply;
    • Experience of Automation Software and practices;
    • Development experience in Java or .NET;
    • Microsoft Server and Networking experience;
    • Demonstrable and proven capability to establish positive, professional rapport with at all levels of the organisation;
    • Good verbal and written communications skills.

Adri-Jan Beels