IT Development Manager

IT Development Manager

IT Development Manager for Barona

Barona is the leading Nordic provider of human resource solutions with group revenue in excess of 4 billion SEK in 2019. We offer our customers broad range of HR services such as resourcing, recruitment, outsourcing and training services. Our headquarters is located in Helsinki, Finland and we are currently growing rapidly in Sweden as a result of series of acquisitions completed during this year. Barona offers all of its business units in the Nordic countries centralized IT infrastructure and software development services from its technology unit. Our group IT infrastructure team consists currently of seven persons and we are now looking for the eight member of the team with overall responsibility of our IT infrastructure in Sweden.

As our IT Development Manager you will have the overall operational responsibility of group IT infrastructure maintenance and development in Sweden. In your role you will have the full support of our technology unit in Finland and you are able to have a significant impact on our future operating model and processes in Sweden as we continue to grow and add new business units to our Swedish organization. In addition to our internal organization, as our IT strategy is based on working with multiple IT services providers, you will have the opportunity to develop the operations together with external partners.

In order for you to be successful in the role of Barona’s IT Development Manager, you should have expertise and experience in at least the following areas:
  • Managment and monitoring of IT development projects including implementation
  • Management of external IT service providers
  • IT procurement contract negotiation
  • Handling of internal communication regarding IT related matters
  • Specific expertise in management and development of information networks and cyber security
  • Overall understanding of other major components of IT infrastructure (servers, cloud services, workstations)
  • At least working understanding and willingness to learn Cloud-based services & -solutions in Microsoft O365& M365, Microsoft Azure & Amazon Web Services
We are looking for a person who has already a proven track record but who is still eager to learn new and broaden the scope of her/his expertise. You should have a “can-do attitude” and internal will to complete the projects you have started. Barona’s culture is based on low hierarchy and limited amount of pre-defined process descriptions which means that as a person you need to be proactive and eager to propose new solutions.

We can offer you an informal working culture in an environment of rapid growth - you will truly be able to leave your mark in the DNA of Barona. In addition, we can offer competitive compensation and flexible working hours either remotely from home or from one of our offices in Stockholm Göteborg or Malmö. As we have several offices around Sweden, Finland and Norway, the position will require some amount of travelling.

How to apply

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Any question can be sent to John F. Granlund or Teemu Toppola

About Barona

Barona is an international company with Finnish heritage. We have been operating since 1999 and today we cover 10 countries. Our mission is eliminating employment barriers. We bridge the gap between employers and employees, making work effortless for both. We provide our clients with scalable and sustainable personnel solutions. We offer options and opportunities to our employees at all stages of their working careers.

Our service range covers everything personnel-related, from single recruitment to complex outsourcing solutions. Our broad and in-depth HR know-how gives us insight in creating the right personnel solution to meet your business’s current and future needs in a flexible way. Our core business principles are: focus on customer needs, solution-orientedness and the best digital solutions within the industry.

When we think about how the next chapter of our journey will be written, we see growing opportunities and increasingly international solutions. In Sweden, we have acquired Ageris, AMGA and Prizta during 2019 and we have the long term plan to become a market leading service provider while maintaining our entrepreneurial culture and successful specialization strategy.

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Område Stockholms stad
Yrkesroll Data & IT
Typ av anställning Heltid
Sista ansökningsdag 29 feb 2020 (13 dagar kvar)