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JSC „Lithuanian Railways is the biggest railways group in the Baltic states, which develops its activities in three main directions: transportation of cargo and passengers by railways, administration of the public railway infrastructure, as well as maintenance and development. LG group is one of the main employers in Lithuania with about 10 thousand employees.

Head of IT Applications Unit

Responsibilities

  • Lead, form and motivate IT Applications Unit team
  • Lead and ensure effective operations of IT Applications Unit, covering business support systems, manufacturing execution systems and supportive applications throughout LG group
  • Assure implementation of IT strategy by setting objectives in IT applications area
  • Enhance Agile way working – assuring incremental delivery and progress
  • Demonstrate end-to-end ownhership in daily activities, as well as in ongoing large scale Projects
  • Manage business needs, vendor contracts, resources and risks
  • Manage both internal and external stakeholders with the proactive manner
  • Continiously improve methods of working, as well as adopt state of the art technologies

Requirements

  • University degree, preferably in information technology or engineering
  • 5+ years’ experience leading IT unit, preferably IT applications
  • Experience in managing IT solution architects, experts and analyst teams would be an advantage
  • Excellent ITIL knowledge and practical experience
  • Excellent knowledge of Agile way of working, Project and change management methodolodies. Proving certificates would be an advantage
  • Excellent knowledge in systems‘/applications‘ development strategies and trends
  • Business processes understanding. Knowledge of transport industry processes would be an advantage
  • Leadership skills and experience in team formation and development
  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong orientation towards results, abilities to work in a dynamic environment
  • Fluent Lithuanian and English languages, knowledge of Russian language would be an advantage
  • Perfect business and personal repution

We offer

  • Join one of the largest and most complex company group in Lithuania
  • Dynamic work environment regarding ongoing large scale Trasformation
  • Professional self-realization and challenges
  • Positive atmosphere, personal and professional development
  • An opportunity to travel with company’s trains free of charge in the territory of Lithuania
  • Additional health insurance
  • Gross salary starting at 3680 UR/month (salary offer depends on candidate‘s professional experience, knowledge and competencies)

Application deadline

2020-04-12

Location

VIlnius