16 days ago

Technology Integration Manager

Alpiq AG

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Technology Integration Manager

For our business unit Digital Technologies and Innovation (DTI), we are looking for an experienced technology manager to ensure a streamlined consolidation of technologies and offerings across the business unit. We are looking for a person who can act as a liaison officer between the business unit organizations and subsidiaries to increase knowledge sharing and to consolidate the product offering to include new types of services. The position is located in Olten but the person is expected to spend significant time at our subsidiaries across Europe.

In this newly created and impactful role, your key responsibilities include:

  • Plan and execute technology integration between DTI and its subsidiaries with the initial focus on Flexitricity, Edinburgh and the following three main pillars:
    • Simplify information sharing and collaboration through a common SSO service
    • Consolidate our platforms through the use of AWS cloud and microservices
    • Consolidate our IoT device portfolio around flexibility management
  • Manage internal and external resources to implement technology integration projects
  • Drive a cloud-based microservices architecture across DTI organizations by documenting, educating, and promoting key concepts
  • Establish a technology integration blueprint, with Flexitricity as a reference use case, that can be used when integrating with partners, clients, and Alpiq organizations
  • Assist DTI organizations, e.g. Flexitricity, in following Alpiq group requirements such as cyber security, cloud computing, software development, etc.

For these demanding tasks we are looking for a person with the following qualifications:

  • At least a Master degree in computer science, electrical engineering or similar
  • Further training in Amazon Web Services would be of advantage
  • At least 5 years of experience in IT, cloud and IoT, ideally in the energy industry with experience with trading systems. Alternatively, experience in adjacent industries like telecom, automotive, or transportation
  • Experience in technology consolidation projects, cloud solution development projects, and IoT projects
  • Experience in technology leadership across multiple units/teams and management of external suppliers/developers
  • Advanced skills in project and process management
  • Advanced knowledge of Energy Trading/Supplier Solutions and Microservices Architecture. Affinity with Machine Learning Solutions.
  • Very strong in analytical skills, result orientation and managing business relationships across geographical and organizational boundaries
  • Experience of working in multiple countries is a must
  • Fluency in English is a must and other languages, especially German, would be of advantage

The unit Digital Technologies and Innovation consists of a very international team with a start-up mentality and flat hierarchies. You get a unique opportunity to be part of and influence the development of the digital business around a decentralized and in real-time optimized energy ecosystem. Together with a team consisting of Business Developers, Product Managers, Project Managers and IT and Data Scientists of more than 16 nationalities, you shape the future of our products on the market.

Flexitricity is the leading demand response company in Great Britain, with the strongest reputation, most successful technology and broadest suite of service offerings. Flexitricity brings revenue to British businesses, increases asset reliability, reduces national CO2 emissions and helps to secure energy supplies.

If you are a proactive team player and you enjoy taking responsibility, we are looking forward to your application through our Online Tool. Please note that profiles from Recruiting Agencies cannot be considered without prior consultation by phone.

Alpiq AG
Mrs Elina Tolppanen
Head HR Digital & Commerce
Bahnhofquai 12
4600 Olten
T: +41 62 286 71 11