ICC Operations Lead

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Date posted:8.11.2021

Location:Bratislava, Slovakia

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Job description, responsibilities and duties

The Future Begins HereAt Takeda, we are creating a future-ready organization, one that evolves at the speed of
science and technology using data and digital to meet the needs of patients, our people, and
the planet. In order to make that happen, we need your help.

Join our exciting and new Technology Capability Center (TCC) in Bratislava, Slovakia. This
specialized, innovative and state of the art center of technological resources will drive data
and digital capabilities and solutions across Takeda. The Center will be home to
approximately 300 change agents, organized into chapters and cross-functional squads
based on agile ways of working.
Grow your data and digital skills, create and enhance solutions for patients around the
globe, and help us create a data and digital-forward Takeda. This is a unique opportunity to
become the heart of our internal innovation engine.
ICC Operations Lead will be responsible for:

Co-develop and execute strategy and implementation plans of Takeda Technology Innovation Center in Bratislava, Slovakia with guidance from Head of ICC
Report directly to Head of ICC as "chief of staff" and collaborates with global BU / IT organizations to ensure that products / platforms are successfully delivered to businesses
Provide leadership to cross-functional organizations including squads / chapters composed of the multiple projects / work streams in the successful delivery of high-impact IT initiatives
Contribute and influence the strategic plan for professionalizing and optimizing supplier relationship to support the IT Strategy, to push innovation and to optimize local supplier partnerships
Lead, impact and monitor the implementation of the IT domain plans on a strategic, tactic and operational level, match suppliers on contributing levels and drive operational excellence.

Partners with Chapter leads, service leads, business to ensure appropriate technology platforms and products deliveries
Works with internal ICC squads and chapters, providing support for overall collaborations and serves as a liaison between the chapters and business units
Assure appropriate prioritization and alignment with the strategy and direction of the organization and that appropriate resources are allocated for their development
Responsible for utilization of the center and technological deliveries of platforms and products to business units
Drives an internal process towards creating optimal processes, standards and infrastructure for the center
Initiate and build the strategic plan for local supplier optimization, through trend analyzes, analyzes of supplier efficiencies, added value for each of the IT domains
Influence and manage an optimization plan for supplier use for IT domains on an operational, tactical and strategic level. Draft and operationalize KPI's for suppliers to different levels of support to match optimal partnership with ICC

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Master's degree)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Number of years of experience


Personality requirements and skills


MS (10+) with minimum of 5 years of IT industry experience
5 + years of experience with Software Development in Agile environment is must.
Experience with leading of business unit is a plus
3+ People management experience
Effectively communicate with varying levels of management i.e. IT Executives, IT Project Managers, Supplier Representatives, etc.
Collaborative partner able to influence and drive accountability across organizational and domain boundaries
Advocates for needed change across the organization that add to our success.
Prior experience in managing supplier and/or customer relationships
Experience with technology evaluation, deployment and project management in Agile environment is required
Ability to work collaboratively and influence others in a matrix setting
Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to work independently and prioritize work
Interaction with IT leadership, Legal, Finance, Procurement, Business Operations, etc. and externally with key suppliers
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Ability to work in a global, multi-cultural environment


Brief description of the company

Takeda is an industry-leading, global pharmaceutical company with an unwavering dedication to putting patients at the center of everything we do. We live our values of Takeda-ism - Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance - and are united by our mission to strive towards Better Health and a Brighter Future for people worldwide through leading innovation in medicine.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission. At Takeda, you will make an impact on people's lives - including your own.

Takeda is an equal opportunity employer.

We are taking a giant step forward to create a future-ready organization that evolves at the speed of science and technology, to meet the needs of patients by seeking and incorporating novel digital capabilities, data, and agile methodologies. Our aim is to provide digital solutions that are personalized to each patient's unique needs and health circumstances. With individual care at the center, we can support patients in actively managing their personal care journey - from the moment they are diagnosed through treatment and beyond. Our Digital and IT team plays an integral role in accelerating this exciting journey.


Contact person: Maria Hodosiova
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ID:4199113Dátum zverejnenia:8.11.-=KONTAKT=-Lokalita:BratislavaPozícia:IT Director,IT Manager,Technical DirectorSpoločnosť:TakedaZákladná zložka mzdy (brutto):5 833 EUR/month

Počet videní: 5
Ponúkaná mzda: 5833 EUR
Zverejnené dňa:2021-11-08 (29 dní)
Zverejnené pre lokality:Slovensko Bratislavský kraj Bratislava
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