Head of Application Development

Location: Kuwait City, Kuwait, Kuwait
Date Posted: 08-01-2017

Our Client

Well known leader in the Automotive, F&B and Engineering Manufacturing space in the Middle East with a great brand and reputation. 

Job Overview

We are looking for an Application Development/Architectural Leader (SAP) to restructure and innovate a team of 5 Business Managers with over 60 employees during an innovative IT strategic change period.  Strategic and Operational leadership is required. Must have SAP experience with strong Change Management abilities. 
  • Providing overall technology Vision, roadmap and direction for the full suite of company applications (centered around SAP)
  • Full responsibility for IT Change Management procedures especially with ERP reviews and strategy.
  • Providing leadership & oversight in aspects of applications requirements, deployment development and maintenance.
  • Providing oversight to all aspects of applications selection and Implementation.
  • Providing oversight to the Application testing process.
  • Managing the Business intelligence strategy and development.
  • Ensuring that all application designs align with enterprise architectural standards.
  • Identifying, analyzing, and evaluating alternative design solutions.
  • Providing leadership in full software development/implementation lifecycle.
  • Providing leadership for solutions to business information management/data issues.

Ideal Candidate

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • At least 8 years' experience in IT management with a focus on applications portfolio management
  • Demonstrated experience leading an IT organization through technology change and innovation 
  • Demonstrated experience leading a team in managing a portfolio of complex business applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the suite of applications currently in place at the company and experience with business intelligence tools and development.

What's In It For You

Salary: 8-10,000 USD per month
Housing: 1500 USD per month
Transportation: 400 USD per month
Free Medical 
Free Travel Home 
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Turas Group

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