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IT Infrastructure Service Responsible – Network

Malmö, Skåne County - Explore location IT & Digital Solutions Full Time

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You see things a little differently. So do we! We believe that what you value is more important than what your CV says. We offer positions that will challenge your skills and let you grow. Come see things a little differently with us.

We are looking for an IT Infrastructure Service Responsible for Network focusing on network-cloud security to join our IT Delivery team.

About us

Inter IKEA Systems (Core Business Franchise) owns the IKEA Concept and is the worldwide IKEA franchisor. We are specifically responsible for the IKEA strategic framework, ensuring the IKEA Concept is updated, relevant, implemented and followed-up – together with all IKEA trademark users.

How do we do this? By enabling people across the IKEA value chain, and creating unique content to develop the IKEA business. Here are some examples of our different assignments. 

  • We develop solutions that will ensure a unique and successful meeting with IKEA customers.
  • We lead the work around when and how IKEA expands in the world, enabling one common way of working with high impact at a low cost.
  • We create the preconditions to strengthen the IKEA Culture and develop the right competence to meet customer and business needs.

An important part of our success is our unique culture and open working environment. Together, we create a workplace where everyone feels free to be themselves – to experiment, try new ways, and dare to ask, “What if…?” We believe in everyday personal growth and offer the opportunity to develop your career globally.

Read more about us at: franchisor.IKEA.com


Job description

About the job

The IT Delivery teams at IKEA Franchise provide IT operations and user support for digital platforms and foundations in a shared IT totality through all IKEA. Together, we create and deliver towards a common roadmap driven by business needs and technology opportunities. You, together with the teams, deliver a strong IT foundation including connectivity, integration, cybersecurity, data and more while continuously support and improve the current platforms and services.

As IT Infrastructure Service Responsible you will lead the development and delivery of IT connectivity infrastructure services end-to-end. You work and lead many interesting opportunities in operational excellence, expanding our capabilities with current but with focus on new technology platforms & foundations.  
You will be challenged to set the standard for fit for purpose IT connectivity platform services, based on both high and low level design models, supported by a portfolio of suppliers. Next to that you will be supporting the strategic transition from on premise connectivity to further cloud based delivery models. You will work with a blend of Agile and ITIL based processes and enable Dev-Ops delivery models, always looking for the next technology opportunities that bring value to IKEA business and customers.

You will support IKEA with a strong Digital platform & IT foundation by:

  • Operating, developing, architecting and delivering IT Connectivity and services to agreed requirements without compromising the security.
  • Developing and delivering to connectivity roadmaps as well as contribute to Digital and IT frameworks for network architecture and network security
  • Supporting multiple business projects and assignments with competence to deliver user-centric products and services
  • Continuously improving existing- and establish new- connectivity technologies and services
  • Leading and working cross functionally across IKEA to develop and deliver connectivity technology and services that enable the business to contribute to a strong and relevant IKEA franchise offer, always with the customer in focus
  • Orchestrating great connectivity using IKEA frameworks, new delivery models and multiple delivery partners

Qualification

About you

You are passionate and curious about the assignment of IKEA Franchise, and see how Digital and Information Technology can enable our way forward to create a unique and successful meeting with the customer. You are a down-to-earth team player who is eager to take initiatives and achieve results that deliver to a longer term strategic agenda as well as to the operational and tactical implementation of available and supported platform  backend IT infrastructure for multi speed IT technology foundations. You are appreciated for your way with people and ability to build trustful relationships through effective collaboration and delivery of results in agile ways of working. You strive for constant renewal of IT services and processes to move our business forward by providing platforms, services and solutions with a customer centric mind set.

You would bring solid experience and knowledge (at least 3 years) in designing, managing and developing IT connectivity and a thorough understanding of different connectivity technologies such as Cloud Networking, next generation Network security solutions, Switching & Routing, (SD)WAN, Cisco product stack and Wireless technologies. You have been driving technology shifts with focus on cloud, multi cloud and hybrid cloud transitions, without compromising on security, in end to end fast-changing business transformation digital ecosystems. You are used to work in DevOps environments with continuous automation and deployments through PlatOps methods.

Most of all, the IKEA values are close to your heart and you truly want to take part in creating a better everyday life for the many people.


More Information

A few more details for you

This position is full-time (40 hours per week) and is located in Malmö, Sweden.
Please send your application – CV and letter of motivation – in English by 30th of October 2020. We really want to get to know you, so make sure you tell us why you want to work at IKEA Franchise and why you would be a good fit for this job.

If you have any questions regarding the position please contact Pär Hernflo, IT Infrastructure  manager, +31 625735701. For questions around the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Frida Eriksson, +31655421831.

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We look forward to receiving your application!