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REQ ID: 98983
JOB TITLE: DAG Infrastructure & Technical Development Manager*
SALARY: Competitive
POSTING END DATE:
LOCATION: Warwickshire
 
Beyond Property, Purchasing, HR and IT, more than being part of our Finance or Marketing teams, beyond even Sales and Service, every role in every business area offers unique opportunities to make an impact on the future of mobility and the automotive industry.

The Infrastructure and Technical Development Team within the DAG is a centralised group supporting the whole department with their infrastructure and custom tool requirements. It is responsible for the management, centralised coordination, and delivery of; maintenance, upgrading and implementation to all existing and new infrastructure requirements. Specialist support in development and delivery of custom tools and capability (i.e. programmed tools/scripts/functionality in CGI software), to the requirement and definition of the delivery teams to aid their working CGI pipelines and processes with added automation and optimisation.

As the manager of the Infrastructure and Technical Development Team, you will be responsible for the full scope of activities undertaken by the team, working in close alignment with the internal PMO, delivery teams, local management and supporting business functions (i.e. Finance, Purchasing, IT). Maintaining and nurturing all key stakeholder and customer relationships and contributing to the overall strategic development and delivery of the department.

The manager will be required to continually direct their team in developing our capabilities and toolsets, aligned to wider core business and departmental transformation and strategic imperatives. Driving positive change across our activities, ensuring maximised operational effectiveness and efficiency, and a first-class service and experience for our customers and stakeholders.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Accountability for the set-up and management of the Infrastructure and Technical Development team to ensure successful delivery of services across the DAG Department
  • Provide overall leadership for the team offering general support on development projects in several areas; governance, reporting, assurance processes, to support budgeting in the DAG PMO team
  • Responsible for requested digital tool development and hardware/software coordination
  • Interfaces regularly with PMO and customer Teams to prioritise local backlog
  • Identify opportunities to improve internal processes and ways of working on activities across all department delivery teams and define best practice


Knowledge, Skills and Experience

 Essential:

  • Previous experience of managing teams
  • Previous experience of Technical Infrastructure management
  • Previous experience of CGI Technical Development management
  • Transformation and change management experience
  • Credibility and ability to influence others at all levels
  • Degree qualified or equivalent experience preferred

 

SO WHY US?

Bring all this to the home of premium innovation, and you’ll find the opportunities to further your career with a world-class team, a discounted car purchase and lease scheme for you and your family, membership of a competitive pension plan, private medical cover and performance related bonus scheme. As a manager, you’ll also be able to select one of our luxury premium vehicles to lease at a fraction of the cost. All this and more makes Jaguar Land Rover the perfect place to continue your journey.

This role may offer the opportunity for hybrid working where you can split your time between working from home and in the office. At Jaguar Land Rover, hybrid working is a voluntary, non-contractual arrangement providing employees with more choice and flexibility around how, when and where they work, if suitable for their role. Further details can be discussed with the Hiring Manager at interview stage. 

Please be aware that we may close this vacancy for applications before the stated deadline if we receive a high volume of interest. We strongly advise you to submit your application as early as possible.

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