Experienced Infrastructure Architect
At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow. To shape your own career. To work in an international environment. To be part of a company that leads the market in sustainable indoor living. We offer you a world of opportunities – if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
Discover more at velux.com/career or velux.dk/karriere
Would you like a unique opportunity to be part of a company that is first-follower on new IT trends and technologies? Do you have a keen interest in working with IT and processes in a global organisation? We are looking for a new colleague for our team, Infrastructure Core Services that is part of VELUX Global IT in Kolding.
You will be responsible for further development and governance of our Global Core infrastructure platforms, in close cooperation with, IT security, IT Digital Workplace & Application and 3rd party support organisation.
Your primary tasks will be to:
- Manage and develop our platforms
- Coordinate with subcontractors/vendors through existing governance structure
- Coordinate technical change management and coordinate with the Digital Workplace & Application team and IT Security
- Govern daily operations in collaboration with outsourcing partners
- Maintain and develop global standards for our infrastructure
- Develop and maintain roadmaps, procedures and documentation
The team Infrastructure Core Services is part of IT Infrastructure Services department, where we also work with Digital Workplace & Applications. We have a close cooperation with other IT functions globally and local business.
Being part of a global organisation, you can expect to travel approx. 10-20 days per year.
You have solid experience with a global/central infrastructure setup, hold a strong knowledge on datacenter/hosting technologies, eg. Network, storage, hypervisor, Server OS, and modern SDx. Strong knowledge and understanding of both private and public Cloud technologies. You are most likely today in a job as an Architect and thus have a good understanding on architect work in IT.
You have skills and experience to push solutions even further and design solutions to support new business demands. You know about Frontend services and O365 in particular. Understand that data security is part of all solutions. Feeling at home in a project-oriented environment, your strong point is your great interest in identifying opportunities that create visible business value. You drive innovation and it is natural for you to seek new ways.
As a person, you are a team player with a great drive and a ‘can do’ attitude. You are a creative ‘out of the box’ thinker with a natural interest for ensuring progress. You are structured, service minded and use to manage your own responsibilities.
Strong communication and collaboration skills are ‘a must’ including the ability to take ownership. As you will engage with stakeholders throughout our organisation, you must be fluent in Danish and in English both orally and in writing.
We offer a many-sided position with exciting challenges and great opportunities of influencing your own development with competent and committed colleagues where commitment, thoroughness and mutual respect are among the core values.
In addition to operating at a highly professional level, our team is characterised by an informal tone and a healthy sense of humour.
We work as one team to reach our ambitious results. We believe in empowering people, and we support this through sharing knowledge, delegating responsibility and investing in people who strive to make a difference.
Application and contact
If you have any questions regarding the position, please feel free to contact Team lead Lasse Nielsen at +45 20 12 85 94 or find us online at http://www.velux.com.
We aim at filling the position as soon as possible and we will perform interviews on a continuous basis. Therefore, we urge you to send us your application and CV in Danish or English as soon as possible and 30 April 2017 the latest.
For 75 years, the VELUX Group has created better living environments for people around the world; making the most of daylight and fresh air through the roof. Our product programme includes roof windows and modular skylights as well as a range of decoration and sun screenings, roller shutters, installation solutions and intelligent home controls. These products help to ensure a healthy and sustainable indoor climate, for work and learning, for play and pleasure. We work globally – with sales and manufacturing operations in more than 40 countries and around 9,500 employees worldwide. The VELUX Group is owned by VKR Holding A/S, a limited company wholly owned by foundations and family.
For more information, visit www.velux.com