Reference code: IT

Service Owner “Middleware” Solutions

Remote - Romania

Working hours:

What we do - and why!

Mobility connects people. As the top engineering partner for our global customers, our goal is to shape the future of mobility. With over 6.600 employees around the globe, we develop revolutionary and efficient drive systems, we cross-link vehicles with each other and their surroundings, and we strive to make our lives safer using intelligent systems. Join our international team at FEV and work on groundbreaking projects with colleagues from various fields. Collaborate with us on innovative projects to make an impact on the future of our world's roads.

Your Tasks

• You are responsible for FEV’s Middleware System which you provide as a managed service to your colleagues 
in FEV IT.
• You are responsible for the middleware service strategy and service management, service roadmap, priorities, 
budgets, negotiations with partners and suppliers, and authorization of the release of new capabilities. You 
also drive service maturity and service metrics for FEV’s Middleware System.
• As the service owner for FEV’s middleware, you need to build the bridge between projects, application owners 
and the middleware suppliers, translating functional and non-functional requirements into technical 
specifications that can be implemented by FEV middleware suppliers.
• You assert a demand driven, but ideally predictable supplier utilization for reliable capacity management and 
cost forecasting. If needed, you must be able to organize and execute (agile) implementation projects together 
with the supplier’s implementation team.
• You work in alignment with Data Management, Enterprise Architecture Management, Business Application 
and Engineering IT to provide a solution that supports FEV digitalization strategy in all areas.
• You manage the middleware supplier lifecycle, being responsible for the supplier selection and contracting 
processes as well as SLA, budget and overall performance monitoring and contract ending.
• You continuously manage and optimize the related middleware software-licenses.

Your qualification

The role should have a very good understanding or proven experience with the following topics:

Management Skills:
- (IT) Service Ownership or Product Ownership
- Supplier Management
- License Management
- Agile Project Management
- Budget Monitoring & Forecasting
- Reporting to Senior Management

Technical Skills:
- System Integration Patterns
- Data Modelling
- Web Standards, i.e.:
- TCP/HTTPS/REST, Websockets, sFTP, FTPS, …
- B2B Standards, i.e.:
- SAP iDOC, EDI / Edifact
- Security Mechanisms
- Secure protocols and authentication options (basic, token based authentication, …)
- Creating technical specifications and diagrams 
- Segregate requirements into single, redundancy free tasks for implementations backlog

Personal Skills:
- Excellent communication skills
- Team worker
- Fluent English 

What we offer

Shape the mobility of tomorrow

Work on innovative and cutting-edge challenges and projects in the automotive industry with the perspective of implementing own ideas and solutions.

A friendly and inspirational work atmosphere in a young team.

Competitive salary on the market.

Appealing benefits like meal tickets, health program subscription, sport activities.

In case of your interest in the position, please send your CV in English, using the Apply button. Please note that we’ll contact only chosen candidates. FEV Romania guarantees alignment with the General Data Protection Regulation.

Your personal contact

Adina Necula
Human Resources - FEV Romania

Phone +40 770 596 561

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