ICT Business Partner

29 January 2019

As ICT Business Partner you are the strategic business relationship link between the different business units and ICT at management and operational level.

Imec Imec is the world-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies. The combination of our widely acclaimed leadership in microchip technology and profound software and ICT expertise is what makes us unique. By leveraging our world-class infrastructure and local and global ecosystem of partners across a multitude of industries, we create groundbreaking innovation in application domains such as healthcare, smart cities and mobility, logistics and manufacturing, and energy.

As a trusted partner for companies, start-ups and universities we bring together 4,000 brilliant minds from over 90 nationalities. Imec is headquartered in Leuven, Belgium and also has distributed R&D groups at a number of Flemish universities, in the Netherlands, Taiwan, USA, China, and offices in India and Japan. All of these particular traits make imec to be a top-class employer. To strengthen this position as a leading player in our field, we are looking for those passionate talents that make the difference!


What you will do

The ICT Business Partner is the strategic business relationship link between the different business units and ICT at management and operational level. As ICT Business Partner, your main responsibility is to build a valuable relationship with your internal clients. Therefore, you will develop a detailed understanding of the business units’ objectives, strategies, critical success factors and relay these to the ICT teams. You align regularly with the different stakeholders to identify future projects and you coordinate in the pre-project phase the demand analysis and requirements gathering in close collaboration with subject matter experts. Together with your internal clients and in coordination with the ICT PMO office you define the prioritization of projects.  You are involved in setting-up roadmaps and solutions that are aligned to both the business as the group ICT strategy. During implementation of the ICT solution you help to maximize the positive impact on the business unit and on the whole organization. As the main interface of the ICT team towards the business, you will provide them with updates on the major changes, plans and realizations within the ICT team that are important for the business.  

The business units for which you will responsible are related to imec’s cleanroom operational environment and to the related supporting units such as warehouse, facilities & infrastructure, EHS and quality.


What we do for you  

In exchange for your talent, passion and expertise, you will join a multicultural and high-tech company, with challenges there for the taking. Our flexible, progressive and informal working environment offers you a range of possibilities to take initiative and show responsibility. This is your opportunity to contribute to the technology that will determine the society of tomorrow. imec supports and guides you in this process; not only with words but with concrete actions. Through imecAcademy, 'our corporate university', we are actively investing in the further development of all our employees to assure their technical and personal growth. Your valuable contribution and that of your colleagues make imec a top player in its field. Your energy and commitment are therefore appreciated by means of an attractive and competitive salary with many fringe benefits.


Who you are  

You have an educational background in ICT, Informatics, or equivalent qualification. You demonstrate a track record of building strong professional relationships with a wide range of stakeholders at all levels both internal and external. Through your excellent communication skills, you are able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical staff. You have a hands-on approach and the ability to get things done together with a team of experts. You have significant experience in business requirements analysis and you have a high level of ICT-literacy and have demonstrated experience in ICT-projects and improving processes.