Head of Global Production IT (m/w/x)


Step out of your comfort zone, excel and redefine the limits of what is possible. That’s just what our employees are doing every single day – in order to set the pace through our innovations and enable outstanding achievements. After all, behind every successful company are many great fascinating people.

We are looking for people who are keen to try something new:

As Head of Global Production IT you will bring the Production IT on the right way for the Global IT Strategy and establish a good network across the world. In addition, you focuse on and design the global strategy, drive its implementation and build up the Global Production IT Team.

Furthermore you will:
  • push for a globally standardised shop floor system
  • pursue the goal of standardizing the entire Production IT
  • enhance the resilience of the entire Production IT environment

You have:

  • a Master’s degree in Business Informatics/ Industrial Engineering with focus on IT or Informatics with a background of Economics
  • more than 5 years work experience in IT and several years of leadership experience
  • authoritative and representative appearance on top management level and negotiation skills on a professional level
  • very strong communication skills, assertiveness and goal orientation as well as good cultural and political sensitiveness
  • very good understanding of lens production process and experience in Custom Software Development
  • in-depth knowledge of Shopfloor Control Systems as well as knowledge of state-of-the-art Software Development Methods and relevant E2E business and IT processes
  • fluent on a business level in German and English, high flexibility and willingness to travel
In a spacious modern setting full of opportunities for further development, ZEISS employees work in a place where expert knowledge and team spirit reign supreme. All of this is supported by a special ownership structure and the long-term goal of the Carl Zeiss Foundation: to bring science and society into the future together.

Join us today. Inspire people tomorrow.

Diversity is a part of ZEISS. We look forward to receiving your application regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic and social origin, religion, philosophy of life, disability, age, sexual orientation or identity.

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Kerstin Häußler
+497361 591-274
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