Team Leader IT

  • IT
  • Enschede, Netherlands

Team Leader IT

Job description

Do you get thrilled by managing IT operations and team members on an international level? Do you have a background in such position in a fast paced tech environment? Are you interested to work for a growing and innovative high tech company, where people and passion are part of our core values? We'd love to have you!

Your role as Team Leader IT at Movella

As our Team leader IT you will be responsible for proper management of the global (North America, Europe and Asia) IT team and external IT parties. You will take responsibility for an optimal operation and continuity of the international IT infrastructure, applied information systems, telecommunications, computer systems and IT processes of Movella.

You will manage a team consisting of 6 direct reports around the world. The IT specialist, Application Manager, the globally spread and worldwide IT service desk (partly outsourced) and focus on their further development, increasing the quality of the products and services supplied and innovate where necessary. Furthermore you will advise the IT Director on strategic IT solutions (Cloud strategy, CRM, ERP and production solutions) that will best help the company grow and perform more effective and efficiently in a scalable way. This role is also responsible for leading and realizing IT (related) projects.

You will be part of the IT team and report to the IT Director. You will be based in Enschede, the Netherlands.

Key challenges :

  • Manage the IT team and suppliers and setup and monitor contractual agreements.
  • Implement the IT strategy, policy and plans.
  • Ensure a stable, timely available and undisturbed operation of the IT Infrastructure and IT resources.
  • Manage and control IT projects and bring them to a successful conclusion in accordance with agreed quality standards, within agreed planning and budget.
  • Advise the IT Director on where IT can make a difference to the business. IT innovation, aligning and optimizing business processes using IT, focusing on the key business applications.
  • Manage and monitor the IT budget


Movella is looking for a Team Leader IT with strong leadership and coaching skills. Someone who thrives in an environment where your focus on teamwork is highly appreciated. Furthermore we are looking for;

  • Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences or Management Information Systems.
  • ASL, BiSL and ITIL certified
  • Advanced knowledge and experience in the field of (primarily Microsoft) cloud-based IT solutions is required such as Office 365, SharePoint, Teams, Azure and Dynamics Business Central and on other platforms such as Salesforce and a variety of Engineering support tools (Confluence, Jira, GitLab).
  • Has broad knowledge of relevant regulations (ISO 27001), IT trends and new developments in the field of IT and closely monitors new trends and determines whether this has added value for Movella and how it can be adapted.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, high proficiency in English is a must
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Planning, organizing and prioritization skills

Working at Movella

Movella is bringing meaning to movement. This new brand encapsulates the value and technologies from mCube, Xsens, and Kinduct. Our mission is to digitize movement so that people can extract meaning and impact positive change. We provide intelligent solutions for sensing, capturing, and analyzing motion and states of being. Our products accelerate innovation and create extraordinary outcomes in entertainment, sports, health and industrial markets.

Working for Movella is working with colleagues that are inquisitive and entrepreneurial by heart. Naturally, there is a high level of cooperation within our teams. These teams consist of people with multiple international backgrounds, a sportive mindset and driven to get the most out of themselves. They share a passion for health, movement and technology. Movella offers a position in an innovative, ambitious and international environment, with an attractive compensation package. The informal culture allows for personal input, growth and development. Full training in our products and services will be provided.