Service Manager

    • Category: IT
    • Location: Lyckeby, SE

    Exciting opportunity to join a key player in the renewable energy sector

    Do you want to be a part of a committed, service minded and driven team? Do you want to  contribute to developing and making NKT’s Digital Application Services even better? Then we have the right job for you!

    NKT is growing and to support the business growth with efficient Digital Solutions - We are looking for a highly motivated and passionate Service Manager for IT Software and Applications to secure development and support of high-prioritized IT Services globally.

    Strengthen our Group IT Organization

    At NKT we combine our own developed applications with bought vendor applications to secure the business needs and demands. Digitalization of Business processes is a major part of the daily work and understand business needs in their digital journey is a success factor. Our business users work in various areas such as Project Execution, Tender, Production lines and Installation department. NKT is a global organization with colleagues and business users in Europe, US and India.

    Some of your tasks will be to:

    • Secure IT Service (Application/Service) in scope are developed and maintained according to business line and support function requirements within limitations of the annual budgets for the Service/Application
    • Delivering Services within the agreed service levels and work proactively with the business stakeholders in further develop applications through change management
    • Responsible for the development, planning and operational management of the IT services in scope
    • Accountable for 2nd level support for IT services in scope
    • Drive Steering Group meetings
    • Manage IT projects within Digital solutions area as well as other projects initiated by the global IT organization
    • Maintain an active and open communication with managers, management departments and users to ensure the delivery of agreed needs

    You will report to the Senior Manager within Digital Solutions Karlskrona, supporting a growing company and being a part of the Global IT team, based in Karlskrona. This means that you will be employed at what will soon be the world's largest submarine cable factory, playing a key role in the creation of a better future by enabling the expansion of wind farms and optimizing energy supply between and within countries. We deliver complete solutions, cable systems and installation with our own vessel.

    Analytical, energetic and self-driven

    To succeed in the role, you need to have the ability to understand and break down business requirements. The role requires you to be service driven with broad understanding of IT infrastructure, security, software and cloud services. You are structured and driven with good communication skills, outwards towards business stakeholders as well as inwards towards the Infrastructure team. We are working in an agile mindset with continous improvements with tight DevOps team with close connections towards the end users. This position also puts high demands on your ability to be independent, to make well-grounded decisions and have the ability to plan and lead your work as well as colleagues and subcontractor tasks in accordance with current internal processes. We expect you to be comfortable in working with Agile methodologies to support new development as well as maintenance of existing services.

    This position will also require you to work as Project Manager, responsible of IT Projects with budgeted cost and time limits.  

    Moreover, you enjoy working in an international, dynamic and fast-moving environment that allows you to benefit from your creativity and great personnel skills.

    Additionally, your CV includes:

    • Relevant academic degree in IT or equivalent experience
    • Professional experience from IT service delivery and system management in a multinational enterprise or IT service provider
    • Experience in project management and operational personnel management
    • Familiar with Agile methods, models and frameworks in software development
    • Experienced in ITIL frameworks
    • Experience in managing and being responsible for budget and financial follow-up
    • Vendor management skills. Excellent service skills
    • Fluency in spoken and written English and Swedish.

    Contact and application

    NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from different backgrounds can thrive and are inspired to perform at their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance, and that an inclusive and welcoming culture makes for a better place to work.

    Apply with CV and personal letter via the link below, at latest 2023-03-31. 

    If you have any questions regarding the position, you are very welcome to contact Recruiting Manager, Ewa Heidenberg, or +46 729 861 802 or HR Business Partner, Andreas Christenson, Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail and that we will only consider candidates already residing in Sweden.
    Union Representatives
    Sveriges Ingenjörer - Christian Fisch, +46 455 56 380  
    Unionen - Joakim Wikström +46 734 070 243
    Ledarna - Roger Jönsson, +46 455 55 911
    Welcome with your application!


    About NKT
    NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.8 billion in 221. NKT - We connect a greener world.

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