Senior IT Manager Automotive Munich

Automobili Pininfarina (via RadixNetwork Schweiz GmbH)
Januar 7, 2022
München, Germany
Job Type


Our Client

Automobili Pininfarina is an innovative new business, creating world-class sustainable electric cars for the luxury segment.  This is a unique opportunity that requires team members who share our vision with the same excitement and passion as we do!

Location: München (Munich)

Your Tasks:

Leading and Driving a state-of-the-art top-notch IT, System, Process, and HW infrastructure for a growing manufacturer of EV hyper luxury cars. Implementing new/modified tools when needed for ensuring efficient workflow.

  • Digitalize core business processes and implement a digital infrastructure that enables better collaboration and more efficient working
  • Define and implement the full company IT structure, gathering the needs and finding out the best cost-effective solution within an integrated system
  • Drive automation and standardization of our systems and IT landscape, supporting all departments in developing use cases and implementing them into an integrated IT structure
  • Conduct technology scouting, define and write technical specifications for issuing purchase requests for new and modified IT infrastructure and tools (both HW and SW) and support the Purchasing department in negotiation for best price and best service with external providers
  • Lead and manage the IT user support for all of our locations including production sites, also by defining and explaining procedures for the correct usage of HW and SW tools in the team
  • Finalize the ERP vision and its implementation strategy within the organization in close collaboration with key stakeholders (Finance, Sales, Purchasing & Supply Chain and Manufacturing) and lead the sprint planning together with budget control
  • Support the PLM vision and implementation strategy in close collaboration with key stakeholders (Engineering, Purchasing & Supply Chain and Manufacturing)
  • Define the Salesforce vision and its implementation strategy within the organization in close collaboration with key stakeholders (Sales, Marketing, Digital services) and lead the sprint planning together with budget control both internally and externally (development partners and Salesforce regional office), including the CRM and ERP side through modules like Sales Cloud, Marketing cloud etc
  • Define and implement an IT governance system and ensure compliance with GDPR and all international regulations
  • Comply with security policies and support audits by creating clear documentation

Your Profile:

  • More than 10 yrs with high-level responsibility on IT into an automotive OEM
  • You must interact with all levels of personnel throughout the organization in a cross-functional manner. You will also be tasked to optimize and improve our technology posture and pursue cost-effective methods to support the entire firm's IT success. What You Need for this Position on the IT side:
      • Networking
      • Storage
      • Compute
      • User support
      • Backup/Archive
      • Disaster Recovery
      • Hybrid Cloud Environments
      • CyberSecurity Concepts
      • ERP, CRM, and HRIS experience
      • All Microsoft user applications
      • CAD SW
      • Social Media
      • Strong Leadership Skills and Communication Skills

On the System implementation & development side:

      • PLM implementation and development (including CATIA V5-V6 implementation)
      • ERP implementation and development (i.e Rootstock)
      • CRM systems (i.e.
      • Clocking Hard- and SW- for a production environment (i.e. Kronos)
      • Purchasing and order management systems (i.e. Kissflow)
      • HRIS (i.e. Success Factors)
      • Design Software and Systems
      • Quality measurement systems for manufacturing
      • Badging and Security systems
      • Aftersales systems
  • Experience in the software development environment; experience in building up a process landscape; experience in digitalizing business operations is a huge plus
  • Excellent project management skills, including the ability to juggle with competing priorities and deadlines
    Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to establish trust with stakeholders in a multi-cultural environment
    Organized, self-driven, and able to work independently in a rapidly changing environment
    Analytical thinking will be one of the core levers of getting things done efficiently

Your Education:

  • BSc/MSc in computer engineering, automotive management, business management, or similar

Simply Apply via LinkedIn or email our recruiter:

We look forward to hearing from you!

Your RadixNetwork Schweiz GmbH Team — Recruiting Agency.

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