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Head of Application Services (England / Remote ad)

Ref no. BHN557441
Location England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Closed

Job summary

A leader in defence contracting are on the lookout for a Head of Aplication Services with demonstrable experience in delivering supporting and maintaining enterprise applications.

Key skills required for this role

SAP, Cognos, BI, Enterprise Architecture, Windchill


SAP, Cognos, BI, Enterprise Architecture, Windchill

Job description

Head of Application Services

Would you like to join a company with Global presence?

The company is at the forefront of innovation, creating technology for a range of successful markets.

Are you a Head of IT/ Development looking for your next challenge?

Would you be interested in a remote opportunity, with occasional travel?

Join an Innovation and Technology leader, solving complex challenges across every domain!

  • Join a company who are at the forefront of innovation, creating technology for a range of successful markets.
  • Recognized as a Top 100 Global Innovator™ for 2023!
  • Named top Aerospace and Defence company! Just Capital and CNBC's JUST 100 Ranking
  • Full range of company benefits, flexible working, training, development and clear career progression!
  • ED&I employee resource groups and numerous partnerships all, sponsored and supported by a member of the Senior Leadership Team!

"Such a brilliant place to work. Colleagues are friendly and always willing to help. A great ethic of collaboration and forward thinking. The culture is inclusive and diverse." Indeed Review

Essential Skills:

  • Experience in leading application deliver teams in an Enterprise capacity.
  • A leadership style that will empower others, inspire growth and success
  • Demonstrable understanding of industry standard best practices.
  • The ability to provide expert technical guidance and coaching.
  • Ability to work creatively and analytically to solve business problems and propose solutions.
  • Trusted and respected as a technical leader who can influence and persuade others.
  • Strong commercial, vendor management and partner relation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts and technologies to non-technical staff.
  • Risk management

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in working in highly regulated and controlled environments (e.g. Defense)
  • Experience of working within or receiving services from a managed service provider.
  • Extensive years of experience in IT

Important: All applicants must be able to obtain Security Clearance and ITAR clearance.

Site Location: All applicants must be able to travel to the client site based in the Essex / or Fife areas; with the on site presence anticipated to be up to 5 days a month * dependant on project needs.

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

Matchtech is a STEM Recruitment Specialist, with over 35 years’ experience

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