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Senior Technology Specialist - Logistics

This role is part of the D&T department of HEINEKEN International and is located in HEINEKEN Global Shared Service in Krakow. D&T is proud to bring cutting-edge innovation, strong technology and advanced analytics to HEINEKEN. With speed and agility we ensure HEINEKEN has the technological competitive advantages it needs to deliver on its ambition.


The Technology Specialist has an agile mindset. For Heineken the agile mind-set is centered on four principles; focus on customer value, power to the teams, start quick and smart and learn relentlessly. As a Technology Specialist you own these principles and integrate them in the daily life. Self-reflection, adaptability, collaboration and resilience come natural to you and make you thrive in an agile environment. Engaging with these characteristics and become more self-aware of personal strengths and weaknesses, makes majors strides in development of yourself and others


The Technology Specialist will be working as part of the D&T Supply Chain team and supports the refinement of requirements, designing, building and overall delivery features and agile projects related to the Logistics portfolio. The position will also align systems architecture and work closely with other application teams like ERP product team to help make design, development and support system decisions to ensure strong and efficient Supply Chain Processes.


This role requires a solid understanding and experience in SAP ERP (SD, MM), Warehouse Management, Transportation Management systems, a proven track record of development and support, creation of high-performance teams, and the ability to work in a matrixed environment.


Your responsibilities would include:

  • Understanding business requirements and acceptance criteria in the form of user stories, assessing the complexity of these and translate into implementable solutions and configurations;
  • Ensuring the product design and implementation adheres to functional requirements and architecture standards
  • Providing recommendations about new innovation leading to business application improvements
  • Monitoring and improving the quality of IT services according guidelines and standards
  • Working with the different Global Supply Chain teams to help optimize Processes across the value chain
  • Participating in the selection of new technologies
  • Managing the quality of the solution and technical debt
  • Maintaining awareness of emerging technologies, industry trends, and architecture best practices; and evaluating them for applicability
  • Keeping up with relevant developments in own functional area and ensure development, transferring and retention of knowledge.
  • Collaborating with product Architects on the solution design to ensure it conforms to overall architectural vision and technical roadmap;

You are a good Candidate if:

  • You have Bachelor/Master’s degree
  • You have a minimum of 3 - 5 years’ experience required in a similar role / a complex international environment / FMCG industry
  • You are able to drive decisions and recommendation about which technologies are needed to develop the product
  • You have experience of working in a deadline driven environment with rapid release cycles
  • You have excellent communication skills (both verbal and in writing): ability to communicate well with technical and non-technical people
  • You have can-do and hands-on attitude while dealing with some uncertainty in requirements & features to deliver MVP solutions
  • You are a team player and you are able to work effectively at all levels of the product teams with the ability to influence others to move toward consensus
  • You are aware of main principles/have proved track of using of ITIL, SCRUM and DevOps methodologies. Certification/proved trainings in these areas will be a benefit
  • You are analytically and quantitatively strong, highly structured
  • You are able to identify and understand multiple stakeholder perspectives and "truths" and bring an open mind to understanding and build on the views of others
  • You have experience in a similar role and within a complex international environment with specific involvement with ERP-related Projects and Programs (SAP ERP, EWM, MM , SD , Etc)
  • You have proven experience in IT Service Management frameworks and processes
  • You have desire to be a thought-leader in Supply Chain Processes and IT Solutions in Heineken


Job Segment: Logistics, ERP, Warehouse, Supply, SAP, Operations, Technology, Manufacturing

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