ELECTROLUX IT EUROPE PRESENTS Create solutions that change how we change lives for the better. For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It-s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be. IT Application Engineer – Manufacturing – Forlì (Italy) Objectives : The IT Application Engineer, directly reporting to Factory ITBP Country Coordinator, is responsible for providing comprehensive application knowledge. The specialist is competent and able to deliver application knowledge in all phases of system analysis, design and implementation. The role provides advice in system configuration and/or delivers specification for required application enhancements and modifications to meet business requirements. She/he also provides advice in the project organizations to application specific matters. We are looking for a candidate who will cover the position of IT Application Engineer for Manufacturing Area. In this position the candidate will analyze, design and support customization of IT Solutions in Italy and Europe. Key operational responsibilities: •Provide comprehensive application-s components knowledge •Advice in long term plans of application usage •Participate in application implementation projects specializing in application configuration •Write and review specifications for system design and customization •Support UAT test and implementation phases of the projects •Write, review and give recommendations on functional application documentation •Deal with interface with Legacy and ERP Solutions in Manufacturing area •Maintain continuous interaction and relationship with Business stakeholders and IT external consultants •Work on cross functional environment supporting other Organizations in Europe The position may entail one or more of the following specific tasks: •Performs special projects and assignments in order to respond to special business requirements to be solved via application configuration and/or enhancements and modifications •Help in studying and suggesting logical and technical solution to cover business requirements •Design and plan defined solution to be implemented when enhancements are required •Guarantee timelines and agreed plans execution •Execute preliminary tests and support UAT phases •Train the users in new functionalities •Operate as third level service desk Competencies needed: •Good knowledge of Factory Automation Systems (HMI/SCADA, OPC servers, PLC connections…) •Deep knowledge of relational databases for data management and archiving •Expert in application design and customization. •Operational knowledge of SIEMENS TIA Portal and MS Visual Studio as additional plus •Understanding of principles of IT infrastructure configuration. •Ability in understanding manufacturing business processes. Education and Experience: •Bachelor or master-s degree in Computer Science or Electronic Engineering. •2-5 years of experience in a similar role is required. •Experience within a complex international organization is a plus. Who you are: •Open-minded •Analytical thinking and practical problem-solving skills •Team oriented •Good attitude in inter-personal relations •Creative & Proactive •Result driven approach •Resilient •Willing to travel Required languages: •English, Italian Want to know more about what we do within the Electrolux Group? Learn more about Electrolux Food Preparation by watching this video: https://youtu.be/ssiuS0LTGfA .