HEAD OF Platforms
At PVH we are transforming the fashion industry by breaking conventions every single day. We are always exploring ways to bring the industry forward and constantly accelerating the pace in which we do business. We believe that to succeed as a fashion lifestyle company we need to offer much more than high quality trendy collections. Our goal is to become the ultimate Fashion Tech brand.
Our Technology team is the driving force in the organization for technology strategies & tools that enable the companys growth and create ever-increasing value for the end-user, be it the PVH organization, the employees, our customers or consumers.
We are looking for a head of platforms who can navigate between the technology leadership, solution development teams, business stakeholders and external parties, defining the (technical) strategy and roadmap to ensuring new and existing products and services on our strategic development and integration platforms.
A senior IT professional with a passion for, or experience with, excellent leadership skills
A prime example of a cross domain collaborator
Energetic, enthusiastic and a good listener
Experienced, professional and inquisitive
Be responsible for the evolving technology and teams delivering software development and integration platforms
Build the IT strategy and roadmap of your area(s), in collaboration with the Director of Technology Architecture and Platforms
Be responsible for team composition, sizing and performance. Be it with internal, hybrid or remote teams.
Know what is going on inside and outside modern software development and integration patterns, so that global standards and solutions already developed can be reused
Work closely with architecture and engineering teams to defining the overall IT strategy
Close collaboration with business stakeholders to align the tech capabilities with the business roadmap
Help the teams making technology decisions
Optimize the application landscape by reducing complexity, solving technical debt, increasing reliability, and minimizing information and operational risks.
Extend and maintaining knowledge on domain specific business knowledge as well as on IT technology
Excellerate the transition to a modern CI/CD development culture and DevOps
Experience with managing multiple teams in a matrix organization
Experience withagile workflowsand methodologies
A Master Degree in IT, Engineering, or equivalent
5+ years of experience with Development Process, IT landscapes, architectural design, migration strategies and integration
Experience with integration technologies like SAP PO and Dell Boomi
Experience with software development platforms like ABAP, Sharepoint and Mendix
Knowledge of technologies like API based development and Kafka
What You Can Expect from Us:
Acompanyculturethat fostersdevelopment, offering trainingand learning opportunities through our very own PVH University
An international environment which respects diversity, equality,and individuality
Amonthly Covid home- office budget
Asmart work programthatempowers ourassociates to workfrom home in the Netherlands, withina flexible schedule
Abeautifulstate-of-the-artCampus awaiting you upon our return to the office
Please include a cover letter with your application. We would love to know why this is THE role for you!
COVID-19 and Working at PVH
As we continue to navigate the impact ofCOVID-19 and look ahead to shaping our new ways of working, the health, safety and well-being of our associates remains our #1 priority. This means all of our teams, including HR, work a bit differently• .Our Recruiting process is conducted remotely, primarily via phone and video calls. New hires will be welcomed through an adapted, at-home onboarding program. Equipment will be delivered safely to your front doors.
We will continue to work this way until September 2021, and are looking to shape a more hybrid work-from-home / office model in the coming months.
Should your application be successful, our Talent Acquisition Team will outline the recruitment process and Covid Work policies in your initial call.
• Please note that should you be applying for a role at our PVH Studios, or in our distribution facilities, the hybrid model already applies.
PVH Europe and ourbrands,TOMMY HILFIGER and CALVIN KLEIN, are committed to fostering an inclusive and diverse community of associates with a strong sense of belonging. We believe we are bettered by all forms of diversity, and take pride in working with top talent from every walk of life and corner of the world. In the spirit of inclusivity, qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, ethnicity, ability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, nationality, race, religion or sexual orientation.