Head of Operational TechnologyMetsä Group
This recruitment is carried out anonymously.
We are looking for a
Head of Operational Technology
to join our Group Technology/Investment Management organization.
Your role in the future Metsä
In your role as Head of Operational Technology you will lead and coordinate Automation/Operational Technology (OT) area development and harmonization in Metsä Group. You will contribute to investment projects and in Metsä Production Process development.
You are also responsible for:
- Creating standards, concepts and common solutions for Metsä OT development and lifecycle management
- Coordinating cyber security improvement and risk management in OT
- Leading IT/OT convergence work together with automation and ICT
- Improving OT vendor management and contracts together with procurement
- Contribute to investment projects, already in planning phase to share knowledge over BAs and projects
- Contribute in Metsä production process development
- Set formal and lead cross BA automation/OT workgroup to manage practical OT issues and to share Metsä ”OT best practices”
- Contribute in IIoT/Data analytics projects and development work
You will work closely with the following business areas of Metsä Group: Metsä Board, Metsä Fibre, Metsä Tissue, Metsä Wood and Metsä Forest. You will report to Director, Investment Management.
The position is located in Metsä Group Head Office in Tapiola, Espoo.
How to impress us?
We expect you to have a relevant university degree with minimum 5 – 10 years of experience in operational and information technology. You have a proven technical background and deep knowledge of production automation systems. In order to succeed in this position you have competence in IT/OT system architecture and solution consulting and a good understanding of ITIL framework and information security.
We are looking for someone with strong execution power and interest to improve investment practices in coordination with Metsä Group business areas. You also have a hands-on attitude and project and vendor management skills. You communicate fluently in Finnish and English. This position requires travelling to production mills.
What do we offer?
What unites us is not just a career in Metsä, but also being proud of our work and the values that we stand for. We use the best renewable raw materials in the world and have an attitude that keeps us always one step ahead.
Renewal is vital: for the forest and for us. Metsä Group offers many opportunities for professionals who genuinely want to develop sustainable products and the business. Our responsible operations and high quality products are both a source of pride for all of us in Metsä.
You will work with new technology, new production mills and participate in large scale investments. You get to develop IT/OT systems and machine leaning.
With us, you always have the support of your team. Metsä has a responsible corporate culture that creates a safe working environment for everyone. In Metsä we have very good development possibilities in your career.
Anonymous recruitment - how it works
This recruitment is carried out anonymously. Therefore, the following information will be hidden from the recruiters until the interview stage: name, date of birth, contact details, gender, mother tongue, dates of study and work experience and name of the educational institution. Attachments (CVs) are also hidden. HR recruiters have access to the applicants' contact details at the stage when they start inviting applicants for interviews.
Our recruiting system will guide you through the application process. You will be asked for personal data, but all the above mentioned information is hidden from the recruiters until the interview stage. The application form includes questions to help you to present your skills and experience anonymously. You can attach a CV to your application, but it is hidden at the initial stage of the recruitment process. If you are invited for an interview, recruiters may have access to your CV to support the interview.
Read more about our anonymous recruitment at https://www.metsagroup.com/careers/work-with-us/anonymous-recruitment/
Can you imagine yourself having a career at Metsä? Find out!
For more information, please contact Asko Alila, Head of ICT, Production, +358 50 598 8510, asko.alila(at)metsagroup.com. The best time to reach him is on 5th of October at 10.30 – 12.00, 11th of October at 13.00 – 15.00 and 12th of October at 7.00 – 9.00.
How does the process continue?
In your application, please describe your relevant work experience and why you would be the right choice.
Submit your application using the link "Apply". Do it as soon as possible, as we will start processing the applications already during the application period. Include your CV and also tell us your salary request. The search is open until 16th of October 2022. We wish you luck!