Foundation Services Director (PL) - Upfield

Foundation Services Director (PL)

Foundation Services Director (PL)

Location – Poland 

Do you want to join an innovative company and build a better plant-based future with us? Do you want to develop in modern technologies? Do you have interesting ideas and look for a place where you will be able to pursue your ambitions?

This role is an exciting opportunity working within Upfield’s IT function as a Senior Leader (Director).The role encompasses leading our Foundation Services area, providing management and oversight for our underpinning technologies (Integration, Analytics, RPA, Continuous development/deployment, Release Management, Data Management and SAP landscape services).

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About the role!

As a member of the Upfield IT leadership team you will be supporting all aspects or Build and Run for IT services - budgetary management within Upfield and continuing the development of our high performance team. 
You will be working with multiple external partners to manage the delivery of services.
You will be responsible for local management of the IT Team based in Poland, supporting any local requirements e.g. Training & Development, Team building etc. 
You will be working with our matrix of functional technology platform owners and solution architects to align and support business requirements.
You will be working with EDI services (e.g. Seeburger, Opentext) to support B2B integration requirements, as well as with Value added Network providers.
You will be handle a strong leadership around moving to Devops type operations, taking advantage of Continuous development/Automated deployment opportunities both within this team, and across the wider IT landscape.
You will be managing complex SAP deployment using SAP Charm processes.
You will have a chance to experience driving test automation across multiple technologies.
You will be working with the Upfield Master Data Management team to provide though leadership around best in class  data architecture, Data Security, Data Governance. 


About You! 

You have several years of experience working with EDI services (e.g. Seeburger, Opentext). 
You have a good knowledge of middleware integrations services (SAP PI/PO, and API services such as CPI, Boomi). 
You have experience with legacy integration services like managed file transfer, batch transfer etc.
You are familiar with Machine Learning and advanced data analytics approaches.
You have experience running a development shop to support business analytics requirements.
You are familiar with RPA tools (e.g. UiPath, Microsoft Power platform), and how to maximise value from RPA investment. 
You have experience managing complex SAP deployment using SAP Charm processes.
You have excelleny understanding of SAP release management and change control processes, and experience working within complex SAP environments. 
Understanding of SAP environment management (Dev, QA, Preprod, Production), and managenent of transports across the SAP landscape.
You are Fluent in Polish and English. 


About Upfield! 

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet.  

We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers. 

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!