Head of IT (e-commerce activities)

Type d'emploi: Temps plein

Our client is a worldwide retail company which is active in the market for more than 50 years (5.000 employees, 10 well-known brands). The online activities are based in Europe and partially managed from Luxembourg. We are currently looking for a Head of IT who will be responsible for leading the online retail activities for the European market and cross border non-European countries (USA, Canada, Japan, South of Asia). The position is based in Luxembourg city center.   Poste   You will have a managerial role with a decision-making and budget responsibility in relation with the tech center department. Your main responsibilities will consist in providing operational e-commerce platforms for various customers who have B2C merchant activities. You will constantly work on identifying new developments of the service based on the ongoing needs of the market. You will translate the defined vision and strategy into action plans. You will be responsible for the whole e-commerce infrastructure meaning the connectivity and cloud services including all related applications: CRM, ticketing, payment gateway services, CDN services, … You will be in charge of optimizing the efficiency of the organization of the tech center through the right mix between outsourcing and insourcing (people management is definitely one of your comfort zones). You will have the full ownership of the suppliers and the contract management with the customers.   Profil   You have an excellent technological understanding of e-commerce platforms meaning cloud-based infrastructure, CRM, online payment workflows and connectivity services. You have a proven and relevant experience related to e-commerce activities working in a leadership role (as a Project Manager/Director, Technology Leader, Head of IT, …) You are familiar with the following technologies (or similar solutions):
B2C Core service through Hybris SAP and Order Management System services Akamai CDN services Jira ticketing services Magnolia front end and CMS services Payment gateway services (cybersource) MuleSoft API PCI service payment Hosting, … You are willing to travel on a regular basis in Europe. You are fluent in English. You have excellent communication and leadership skills. You are known as a visionary tech leader who is able to deliver on time according to tight deadlines and able to work in a fast-moving environment. Our client offers the opportunity to work in a worldwide leading retail company that delivers top tier digital solutions for its customers.     For more information please contact Nicolas Hurlin by phone on +352 26 29 45 20   THE RECRUITER is a recruitment and executive search company specialised in ICT - Telecoms - Digital - Cleantech - Services & Industry. THE RECRUITER empowers companies in their recruitment and HR projects, trusting that Human Factor, thanks to committed, motivated and implicated people, will bring success and added value in any business. THE RECRUITER defines its core values as: transparency, flexibility, professionalism and commitment. We apply these rules to any HR project we are in charge of.