Head of Windows and Apple Mac Engineering

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Head of Windows and Apple Mac Engineering

Workplace: Kraków

We are member of French ALTEN Group present in 25 countries around the world and employing over 34,000 engineers and IT specialists. Since 1988 we deliver advanced IT systems for well-known brands, develop medicine and the renewable energy industry. ALTEN innovates aero and cosmonautics, trains, electric and autonomous vehicles, and even space rockets. We are currently looking for Head of Windows and Apple Mac Engineering who will join our team.

Main tasks

  • Head the Windows Desktop engineering pod, providing staff leadership and technical direction on the owned technologies across the whole company
  • Act as a change agent for sustainable continuous improvement, identifying and removing organisational barriers affecting the team, processes and products owned
  • Drive an agile mind-set within the team by adopting the practices and processes identified as being required for our new engineering pods, leveraging agile delivery methods, associated frameworks (e.g., Lean) and Bank tools (e.g., JIRA) to do this
  • Define and ensure the team’s delivery and strategy is aligned to the overall IT strategy and vision and also the Product Management direction
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities within the team, focusing on automation, process improvement, how technology is best leveraged and technology shift opportunities
  • With Product Management, prepare business cases for the implementation of new major products; support the delivery of these business cases up to board level

Requirements

  • BS/BA degree or equivalent experience
  • Strong critical thinking and problem solving skills with clear communication
  • Ability to collaborate with different roles to achieve common goals
  • In-depth experience of engineering automated
  • Windows desktop and laptop offerings in an enterprise, preferably within a Financial Services institution
  • Deep knowledge of Windows desktop and linked technologies; Windows 10, Windows 7, GPOs, native Microsoft Windows management features, PC hardware, desktop builds, Windows application management, software licensing, and asset management
  • Experience of associated technology areas: Microsoft Office, browsers, Java, Windows application development, virtual desktops, Windows security models and tooling, identity and access management tooling, Microsoft Systems Centre, WiFi and remote access
  • Provide technical expertise throughout the software lifecycle including design, implementation and delivery
  • Understanding cloud, virtualization, APIs, and modern software languages
  • Strong interpersonal skills – ability to influence, lead and drive teams to deliver, good judgement, assertiveness, high level of communication skills to achieve effective stakeholder management, build consultative relationships, and ability to collaborate directly with a variety of clients (business, development, compliance, etc.)
  • Proven ability to articulate complex issues concisely, demonstrate innovation
  • Knowledge of Lean Sigma practices, Innovation, Assertiveness
  • Knowledge and experience of using agile delivery methods and tools to implement both tactical and strategic changes
  • Commercially astute, ability to balance and assess risk vs. reward, maximising cost effectiveness and profitability for functions and/or business lines
  • Minimum Intermediate English required

We offer

  • Stable and long-term cooperation
  • Certification and training opportunities
  • Possibility to choose type of contract (B2B also)
  • Benefit package (MultiSport card, Medicover, MyBenefit)
  • Unlimited growth and development opportunity
  • Relocation support & relocation package 

Do not hesitate and join our team!

The recruitment process and work during a pandemic are 100% remote 




Additional information

Please, include following in your CV:

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