Manager IT Business Applications

  • Hitachi Zosen Inova AG
  • Bratislava (Slovakia)
  • Presence / Mobile
  • Work experience
  • IT
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About us

Zurich-based green-tech company Hitachi Zosen Inova (HZI) is a global leader in solutions for energy transition and circular economy including Energy from Waste (EfW) and Renewable Gas (RG), operating as part of the Hitachi Zosen Corporation Group. HZI acts as a project developer, technology supplier and engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor delivering complete turnkey plants and system solutions for thermal and biological waste recovery. Its solutions are based on efficient and environmentally sound technologies, are thoroughly tested, and can be flexibly adapted to customer requirements. HZI’s Service Solutions Group combines its own research and development with comprehensive manufacturing and erection capabilities to provide support throughout a plant’s entire plant cycle. HZI works for customers ranging from established waste management companies to up-and-coming partners in new markets. Its innovative and reliable solutions have been part of more than 1,600 reference projects worldwide.

Your responsibilities

This role is responsible to provide a seamless operating of the IT business applications environment within the HZI Group. Organization of support, ticketing, system- and change management as well as team management and supplier management for all IT application relevant business partners.
  • Reports to Director Group IT
  • Manage and lead a physical and virtual team of IT business application managers and developers in CH, DE, SK
  • Monitor everyday operations of application development team and provide regular feedback.
  • Responsible for the development and enhancement of an efficient and business-oriented application landscape for CAE/COMOS, CAD/PDM, PIRS Primavera, tools and self-developed applications.
  • Responsible for the 1st and 2nd level support of IT applications and digitalization projects.
  • Manage and provide support to critical business application systems.
  • Managing of the application ownership meetings with the relevant stakeholders
  • Ensure training, skills of the IT application team and people development
  • Responsible for provider-, contract- and service management with the relevant suppliers
  • Responsible that relevant technical documentation is available
  • Responsible that relevant processes are in place and documented
  • Determine and analyze various processes and implement changes for improvement.
  • Ensure compliance with IT strategy and policies including security, access rights and workflow requests
  • Responsible for the IT internal and external audits related to business applications (JSOX)
  • Monitoring and planning of internal projects regarding budget and change management
  • Monitoring of user management; license management and authorization management
  • Management of external partners and suppliers according the defined KPI’s and SLA’s
  • Perform research and develop new systems and applications for new and present systems.
  • Develop professional relations with customer and establish effective solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Managing budget for all IT business applications

Your experiences

  • Bachelor’s degree in technology or computer science
  • 6+ years’ experience in managing IT application department
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in dealing with third-party provided services
  • Exceptional customer-facing skills
  • Assertiveness and stress resistance
  • Independent, methodical working style and initiative
  • Practical approach, technical enthusiasm and goal orientated
  • Proactive thinking and acting
  • Exceptional communication skills at various hierarchical levels
  • Team player and organizational skills
  • Languages: English and German (spoken + written)

We offer

  • Responsible challenge with diversified field of activity
  • Team-oriented working atmosphere in an international Company
  • Personal development opportunities through own Inova Academy
  • Opportunity to gain an insight into various technical disciplines
  • Excellent employment conditions
  • Attractive working place (central, good transport links)
  • Modern infrastructure


Do you have any questions? Please contact us.
We look forward to receiving your application.

For HR agencies: Please note that we do not accept applications coming from agencies. Thank you.