Head of Business Applications

SIRE Life Sciences® - More jobs by this advertiser
SIRE® is the market leader in Life Sciences recruitment. We believe the recruitment market needs to gear up in technology and continuous innovation. We like technology, in a Life Sciences market driven on science, we couldn’t stay behind; we drive Recruitment Science. Investing a majority of our turnover in technology enables us to use unique Resource Technologies. By using highly advanced algorithms, we enable our team of Resource & Data Strategists© to maintain the most advanced, detailed and complete Life Sciences network in Europe. This big data enables us to work Reverse Recruitment©: we first analyze the market in-depth before we go out to the market. Because we analyze the whole market, we can compare facts and data. This enables us to do Facts & Big Data Recruitment©, making sure we, or better yet, you find the right career!Our client is a professional Healthcare and Information Technology organisation, based in Netherlands.

The Company

Our client is a provider of information related to the Life Sciences sector.

Role Description

As a Head of Business Applications you will lead the development of the whole range of business applications, as well as ERP systems, data warehouse systems and other digital solutions.


- Lead and manage the IT applications department.
- Define and communicate the strategy for business applications development.
- Collaborate with employees and external partners to ensure quality and on-time delivery in the IT development strategy.
- Manage the full systems development cycle (SDLC) within an agile environment.
- Prepare progress reports and monitor KPIs within the business applications department.


- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, IT or similar field
- 5+ years of experience in application development or software engineering, in the e-commerce context.
- 5+ years of experience in managing (remote) teams
- Experience with ERP and cloud systems
- Experience with Agile, Scrum, Waterfall... methodologies
- Excellent communication skills in English

Are you interested and do want to apply for this role, please fill out your application via the apply button below and contact Carla Garcia.

SIRE Life Sciences®

Amsterdam, (Netherlands)

Phone: +31 (0)20 658 9800
Web: http://sire-search.com

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Company Profile

8 February 2020
Location: Netherlands Netherlands
Salary: Competitive Salary
Work type:
Full time
Life Sciences

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