IT Governance and Program Manager (m/f)
ZG - Velimira Škorpika, Croatia
We are a technology powerhouse that designs, engineers, and manufactures the world's most advanced automotive technology and hypercars. Bytes to bolts, Rimac is where everything happens.
Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for our flagship, record-breaking hypercar, the Nevera, as well as for other automotive manufacturers’ vehicles. Working on technology solutions for partners such as Porsche, Hyundai, Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Automobili Pininfarina, and others, gives Rimac a unique position of a technology leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry. The stakes are high.
As a fast-moving company, we nurture a high-performing culture. If you are interested in joining, you must be prepared for relentless learning, adapting, and embracing new technologies. We expect an easy-going person, but also self-driven, entrepreneurial, and highly independent in their work, that will enjoy rising to the challenge and have fun pushing the limits of technology.
Our expectations are high. And we can only achieve our goals with the dedication and collaboration of our exceptional team. Our ambition is to deliver and go the extra mile. We need to expand our already industry-leading team, find the best people, and lead the charge.
1. Main responsibilities:
IT Governance (ca. 30% of time):
Responsible for IT strategic and operational planning to achieve business goals by prioritizing IT initiatives and coordinating the evaluation, deployment and management of current and future IT solutions across the organization
Responsible for the annual IT Budget planning and the alignment with all stakeholders (IT service providers, finance, business departments)
Responsible to oversee the IT contract and license management
Develop, prioritize, approve and control the project portfolio in alignment with the CFO
IT Multi-Project/Program management (ca. 70% of time):
Lead the portfolio planning process in cooperation with the business departments focusing on engineering
Consult key users on improvements of the Bugatti Rimac system landscape
Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and business initiatives
Control IT projects, including reporting and escalation management
Lead projects in the phases of pre-clarification and order clarification. This includes alignment and ordering of the components, tracking the requirements definition
Monitor project implementations based on requirements, time and budget tracking by overseeing the service providers
Coordinate tests and go-live with the business departments
Master’s degree in economics or computer science
5 + years of professional experience as an IT professional with experience in IT Governance and multi-project management
Professional experience in automotive industry’s IT is an advantage
Detailed knowledge of engineering IT landscapes (e.g. PLM)
Demonstrated effectiveness in presentations to senior management
Proven ability to work in a fast-changing environment and execute with urgency
Excellent judgement, logical-analytical skills and strong attention to detail
Communicative and self-driven person
Excellent knowledge of written and spoken English
What we are like and what we offer
If you are a creative, problem solving, open-minded, highly-motivated individual and you love a fast-paced environment and are up for the challenge – where were you hiding?