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Cloud Technology Lead


Braine L'alleud, Walloon Brabant, Belgium

Job Function:  Information Technology
Job ID:  62603

Help us transform patients' lives.

At UCB, we put our heart, soul, and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease. Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you join us in our pioneering adventure?

IT Cloud Technology Lead

Job description

Within the global UCB IT Infrastructure organization, the Datacenter and Cloud Services (DCS) team is playing a crucial role in being up-to-date in the latest technologies in order to create patient value and improve our stakeholder experience.

We are looking for a unique individual to strengthen our team.

As a Cloud Technology Lead, you will draw on your technical, communication and organizational skills to help UCB get the most value from their public cloud and container platforms. Your previous experience with cloud platform design, enterprise infrastructure implementations, high performance computing solutions, and DevOps principles will play a critical part in your day-to-day work. This background will help you in driving success for our critical strategic stakeholders. You will own all aspects of cloud adoption, helping our stakeholders optimize their business and technical operations.

Building on this knowledge, you will partner with stakeholders to develop strategic roadmaps, provide technical guidance and project leadership in order to maximize their value from cloud platforms.

The role is based in Braine, Belgium.

Your main responsibilities

As an IT Cloud Technology Lead, you will:

  • Serve as cloud champion and advocate for business value, enabling teams to embrace cloud technologies.
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert: understands cloud technology trends and how they drive innovation.
  • Guide projects through the entire lifecycle, building strategic roadmaps and drive achievement of key milestones.
  • Have a clear focus on reducing and managing complexity in technical architectures, processes and team collaboration by looking at the whole system instead of individual components.
  • Provide leadership and direction to a team consisting partly of internals, externals and off-shore resources. Work closely with the Global Service Desk and IT Operations Center of Excellence teams.

You see yourself immediately when reading…

  • 3+ years experience in major cloud based solutions (Azure, AWS..)
  • Driving multiple cloud projects and priorities comes naturally to you.
  • You are interested in the potential of new technology and capable of translating technical potential into concrete projects bringing patient value.
  • Strong project management and stakeholder management skills, with a focus on translating business requirements into technology solutions.
  • Degree in engineering, sciences or business.
  • Fluent in English.

Why you should apply

Do you want to bring real value to patients living with severe diseases while driving innovation forward?

Join UCB’s dynamic, inspiring and innovative environment. You will be recognized for impactful performance via a competitive compensation and benefits package and you will enjoy ample personal development opportunities.

Tell us what makes you the perfect match to #UCBITstarteam and join one of the most dynamic & forward looking IT organizations in the world.


About us.

UCB- Inspired by Patients. Driven by Science. Everything we do starts with a simple question: “How will this create value for people living with severe diseases?” By putting patients at the heart of what we do, our approach – from discovery to development to delivery – is continuously transformed and designed around patient needs and their journey.

With a team of approximately 7,500 employees and operations in more than 40 countries, we are a global biopharmaceutical company investing more than a quarter of our revenue in cutting-edge scientific research. We are focused on addressing chronic, neurological, immunological, and bone diseases.

Curious to know more? Please visit our website www.ucb.com.

UCB and its subsidiaries encourage diversity and inclusion in the workplace; we are an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

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