"IT Application Project Engineer – Purchasing & Inbound logisticsIT Application Project Engineer – Purchasing & Inbound logistics

IT Application Project Engineer – Purchasing & Inbound logistics

Functieomschrijving / Job description

We are looking for a passionate and committed IS/IT Project Engineer who can join our IT competence team. You will be involved in support, development and project activities related to Supplier Relationship Management (SRM) & Inbound logistics. Due to the high level of complexity of the systems, this role requires solid analytical skills. You will have the opportunity to work in a highly-motivated team in a challenging environment.


Job description/mission

-You are responsible for the technical analysis of requirements of SRM & Inbound Logistics applications
-You make effort (and cost) estimations for the development of new requirements.
-You perform the developments of approved requirements.
-You make proposals to improve upon legacy applications and bring them on the latest technologies as defined in Atlas Copco guidelines.
-You make technical application documentation, release notes and other documentation available that will facilitate the aftercare of the application.
-You make application installation instructions available.
-You assist in data migrations of existing applications.
-You have the capability to understand business needs, to question them and to translate them into specifications for effective IT solutions.
-You report to the designated project leader / SRM & Inbound Logistics Team Leader and advice/support on the different projects/applications
-In case the need arises, you can coordinate the developments in a team of developers (onshore/offshore)
-You manage issues and change requests and will take care of the appropriate escalation when needed.

The function reports to the SRM and Inbound Logistics competence domain Team Leader. You will however have very frequent interaction with business (key-)users as well as with colleagues from the various IS/IT departments within Atlas Copco and external suppliers. Occasional travel abroad might be required.

The SRM & Inbound Logistics team is responsible for the life cycle of purchase and supply chain related information systems in intense alignment with our internal business customers.
The team develops and manages a broad range of applications such as supplier & transport management portals, KPI reporting, price introduction tool, automatic invoicing, requisition handling, etc. We handle the development of new applications, continuous improvement of existing applications as well as daily IS/IT support.

Opleiding / Education

-You have a strong analytical mindset
-An excellent knowledge of Dutch & English is required.
-Experience with applications built around web services
-Broad overall experience with .NET and SQL and related frameworks and components.
-Knowledge of Windows Server and SQL Server is an asset.
-Knowledge and/or experience in the domain of the business processes, more specifically purchasing & supply chain, is an asset
-The candidate has a university degree, bachelor degree in ICT or equivalent.

Persoonlijkheid / Personality

-You are customer focused, enthusiastic and professional.
-You have very strong analytical skills and think pro-actively.
-You have a drive and passion.
-You need to have good communication skills.
-You work systematically and accurately.
-You are result oriented and quality focused, both in terms of processes and products.
-You are prepared to work outside regular office hours, which is sometimes necessary due to a deadline.
-You can quickly integrate into the existing team, and encourage knowledge sharing between colleagues.

Bedrijfspresentatie / Company presentation

De Atlas Copco groep heeft zijn hoofdzetel in Stockholm, Zweden en is actief in meer dan 180 landen.
De compressortak van de groep heeft in Wilrijk (Antwerpen) zijn internationale hoofdkwartier: Atlas Copco Airpower. We zijn er marktleider in persluchttechnologie en dat merk je. We ontwikkelen én produceren er een breed gamma aan industriële compressoren en aanverwante producten. Gedreven door innovatie, streven we ernaar om klanten wereldwijd de beste persluchtsystemen aan te bieden en in te spelen op hun complexe technische vraagstukken. Naast engineering en productie spelen logistiek, aankoop, finance en aftermarket een belangrijke rol. Als medewerker kom je terecht in een internationale werkomgeving met diverse contacten en tal van carričremogelijkheden.