Manager, IT Operations

Location: Copenhagen, DK

Who we are 
For over 50 years, we have worked closely with investment and asset managers to become the world’s leading provider of integrated investment management solutions. We are 2,500+ colleagues with a broad range of nationalities, educations, professional experiences, ages, and backgrounds in general. SimCorp is an equal opportunity employer.

We are committed to building a culture where diverse perspectives and expertise are integrated in our everyday work. We believe in the continual growth and development of our employees, so that we can provide best-in-class solutions to our clients. While striving to deliver client value, we believe it is vital to consider our people and our planet in every business decision we make. Acting responsibly is not optional. It is essential. 

Why this role is important to us 
A high-quality, performing, secure, and cost-effective Infrastructure is pivotal for our success as a SaaS company. While we are well underway with this transformation, it is clear to us that a strong focus on continual development and focus on optimizing operations is essential to the smooth functioning of our organization as businesses depend on the timely availability of applications and services to support all our key processes across the value chain. Therefore, it’s vital to maintain optimal performance of IT resources, including networks, data, and private cloud infrastructure.

What you will be responsible for 
Your primary role as the Manager in IT Operations will encompass the development of the corporate IT infrastructure, spanning both Azure and on-premise datacenters. This includes overseeing daily activities, long-term planning, and the formulation of architecture and design in accordance with agreed-upon strategies and the technical roadmap.
You will be managing a team of 13 IT professionals distributed across six offices/locations globally, namely Denmark (HQ), England, Austria, Philippines, India, and Canada. As our organization is experiencing rapid growth, you can anticipate playing a pivotal role in strategizing and leading various infrastructural initiatives. Your responsibilities will involve ensuring alignment on potential opportunities, addressing organizational needs, and adhering to established timelines.

What we value (our requirements)

  • Expertise in IT Infrastructure: A strong background in developing corporate IT infrastructure, encompassing both Azure and on-premise datacenters.

  • Strategic Vision: The ability to engage in both daily activities and long-term planning, with a strategic understanding of current and emerging technologies.

  • Global Team Management: Experience in managing teams, particularly overseeing 13 IT professionals distributed across multiple global offices.

  • Fast-Growing Environment Adaptability: The capability to strategize and lead infrastructural activities in a rapidly growing organization, ensuring alignment with organizational needs and timelines.

  • Leadership Experience: Ideally, a minimum of 5 years of leadership practice, showcasing a demonstrated strategic track record and experience in a similar role.

  • Communication Skills: Strong presentation and stakeholder management skills, with a willingness to engage and challenge executives to achieve optimal technology outcomes. Above all, we are looking for the right personality that aligns with our ambitions and company culture.

Next Steps 

Please send us your application in English via our career site as soon as possible, we process incoming applications continually. To make sure you receive our emails please check your junk/spam folder and add SimCorp to the safe list of your e-mail contacts.
Please note: Only applications sent through our system will be processed.
For any questions you are welcome to contact Alina Wiejak, Senior Talent Acquisition Partner, at alina.wiejak@simcorp.com.
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