Team lead Corporate Workplace Tools & Infra

Job description

Payconiq is shaping the future of payment by creating a modular, API based technology platform that can seamlessly integrate within the European payment ecosystem. Our 140-person team of over 40 different nationalities is rapidly expanding as we set out to become a trusted lead in smart processing and payment solutions across Europe.

Transparency, collaboration, ownership, adaptability to change, and achieving excellence. That’s how we roll at Payconiq. We make sure we’re ever-evolving: always raising the bar higher than it was yesterday!

Job description

Team lead corporate workplace tools & infra will have a diversified background of technical tools & infrastructure experience, demonstrated project management acumen, excellent vendor management skills, plus a superior, service-oriented approach to IT Operations and Corporate solutions. This individual will work collaboratively across multiple IT functions and internal business partners globally to ensure that IT shared service areas and Corporate Systems perform in a reliable and scalable nature.

The focus for this position is to drive effectiveness and accountability across IT operations for cloud and on premise infrastructure environments, networks, IT service desk, and information security, as well as enterprise HR, Finance corporate applications. This position serves as a key liaison with business and technology leaders across the enterprise. This position facilitates planning, prioritization, and collaboration between groups and delivery of the end product.

The successful candidate will bring a track record for planning and implementing programs to enable company-wide corporate systems, tools, infrastructure, and networks to operate and scale reliably for a fast growing organization. Operational excellence and continuous improvement are at the heart of this position due to the critical nature of the oversight responsibilities which include the end user services, network, tools and infrastructure operations, and corporate information security operations.



  • Leads the development of the corporate office tools & infrastructure and operations roadmap and ensures its integration with the broader IT and enterprise strategic plans.
  • Leads and manages the overall O365 based infrastructure supporting global physical and virtual platforms.
  • Manages the portfolio of tools and infrastructure assets and corporate systems
  • Identify and lead continuous improvement initiatives that drive operational performance of tools & infrastructure, networks and services.
  • Collaborate with the Development, Architecture and Site Reliability Engineering functions to ensure that the IT tools & infrastructure enables necessary applications and business processes.
  • Ability to work through ambiguity - demonstrating confidence in making tough calls while leading through adversity with a focus on the right business outcome.
  • Establish the policies, systems and processes to ensure corporate tools & infrastructure and systems remain secure.
  • Participates in the assessment of external and internal infrastructure capabilities required to achieve desired business goals.
  • Ensure maximum uptime and stability in the company's systems and networks.
  • Provides leadership, coaching and direction to the IT tools and infrastructure engineering team and corporate solutions staff.
  • Willingness to dive into operations and corporate solutions at detailed levels in order to effectively triage issues and perform root cause analysis.
  • Create a team culture of accountability and manage financial plans and budgets.
  • Establish the systems and processes to test and perform disaster recovery.
  • Manage vendor relationships and hold vendors accountable for high performance.


  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, or related major from an accredited university - or equivalent years of experience.
  • 5+ years of technology experience in a complex and multiple business unit organization.
  • 5+ years of leadership experience with increasing levels of responsibility.
  • 5+ years leading large scale operations for tools and infrastructure teams.
  • Experience in modern tools and infrastructure technologies and Cloud Service providers
  • O365 or Azure certifications is an advantage
  • Background with known tools and infrastructure vendors
  • Experience establishing and leading successful large-scale projects and programs across an enterprise utilizing external providers, offshore resources and internal staff.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication including superior presentation skills and proven ability to explain technical concepts and technologies at all organizational levels.
  • Strong problem solving and collaboration skills.
  • Passion for excellence and unwavering desire to improve.
  • Strong vendor management skills with proven experience in negotiating optimal agreements and ensuring desired service.
  • Experience in budget planning and financial management.
  • Excellent analytical, conceptual thinking, planning and execution skills.

Do you like what you’ve read? Feel free to apply and get the conversation started!

Not sold just yet? Have a peek at some of our perk

  • Salary of EUR 60-68K gross per year including 8% vacation allowance.
  • 25 vacation days per year with the possibility to purchase up to 10 extra days.
  • Pension plan (pension contribution fully paid for by us, no personal contribution necessary, extra voluntary contribution possible).
  • Training Budget: 5% of annual gross salary (in addition to your base salary).
  • Structural WFH Policy: hybrid model with a WFH allowance as well as home office supplies.
  • Commuting allowance.
  • Hardware: a MacBook (Pro or Air) and a mobile phone policy.
  • Relocation package (if applicable): Visa sponsorship and a relocation stipe in to be received together with your first paycheck (if you are from outside The Netherlands).

What the hiring process will look like:

  • 3 interviews with: CTO, IT Lead peers, HR

Do you want to grow with us and add real value? Apply now and find out what we have to offer!