Senior IT Product Lead Platform AWS

Do you want to be a part of a company that strives to lead digital transformation by providing innovative and user friendly digital solutions to their customers worldwide? Our client, an emerging provider of mobile, fibre optic, and TV, is seeking a Senior IT Product Lead Platform AWS for their office in The Hague.

They are looking for a dynamic individual to lead their AWS platform, driving improvements and embracing challenges head on. This role is perfect for those ready to step into leadership, bringing technical prowess and strategic communication to the forefront. As this Product Owner/Lead role has a significant tech background that is required, please read the vacancy thoroughly and include your reflection on the tasks and experiences.

Impact You Will Make

  •  Own the AWS platform, managing security, cost, access, improvement, services, and solutions.
  •  Collaborate with the "Cloud & Infra" team to roll out and update services and solutions.
  •  Manage and justify cost related issues, proposing preventive actions when necessary.
  •  Represent the data team in various forums to understand requirements and showcase platform capabilities.
  •  Maintain a prioritised product backlog, continuously refining it based on business needs and AWS advancements.
  •  Oversee technical and feature roadmaps, release planning, and sprint goals.
  •  Handle project conflicts and dynamic business requirements.
  •  Work closely with development teams, principal engineers, and other stakeholders to ensure shared understanding of requirements and priorities.
  •  Lead planning and coordination of product releases, ensuring timely delivery.
  •  Identify and mitigate risks impacting AWS cloud service development and releases.
  •  Adhere to compliance and architectural standards.

What You Need

  •  Strong communication skills and decisive leadership.
  •  Experience with AWS services and AWS certifications (Associate or Professional level).
  •  Ability to break down complex business cases into executable phases.
  •  Technical background in data engineering or similar, ready to lead the AWS platform.
  •  Experience in a technical (Product) leadership role focused on AWS platforms.
  •  Ready to evolve into a Product Owner role or leverage your Data Engineering expertise to lead the AWS platform. 

What's in It for You

  •  Good salary and variable bonus scheme
  •  Hybrid working model
  •  Progressive pension scheme
  •  30 vacation days and an extra day off after Ascension Day
  •  Redeemable holidays
  •  Growth opportunities and a personal annual learning budget
  •  Access to over 200 digital training courses
  •  Workshops, learning weeks, annual ski trips, fun outings, and parties

“One of the company’s key drivers is its people, so creating a people-centric environment is highly valued. I’m excited to be part of a team that values ​​diversity, inclusion and a sense of belonging for all employees!” – Jessica Wieten, Business Consultant & Lead Women Network.

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