ICT, Data & Change

DevOps Engineer - Application Manager Alternative Investments

Are you a person who thinks not only in terms of systems, but also in terms of solutions? Do you have good technical knowledge, and preferably experience in financial services? Then we would like to hear your story.

The Netherlands / Amsterdam, The Netherlands / Heerlen
40-40 hours
Years of experience
5 - 10
Higher professional education / Academic higher education

This is going to be your job

As a Functional and Technical Application Manager you manage a set of applications, are responsible for one or a limited set of live services for the general health, incident and problem resolution and request fulfillment of standard requests.  
You adhere to the established processes and incident resolution methodology and practices, while carrying out your responsibilities. This includes meeting established quality and security standards.
As an Application Manager you are responsible for, among other things:

  • management of service expectations;
  • acting as an intermediary between business and in- and external suppliers;
  • act as third line support, restoration of service and request fulfillment
  • manage the maintenance of infrastructure availability, reliability, maintainability, serviceability & continuity requirements;
  • resolve the underlying cause of service interruption, and minimize the adverse impact of an application-related service disruption by performing resolution activities, escalation, and problem record updates.

This is what you offer

On behalf of the Value Stream Invest Money at APG, we are looking for an Application Manager. In this role, you focus specifically on the portfolio analytics platform implemented or to be implemented for Alternative Investments (Chronograph, Vidrio, Anaplan). This platform is  made available from the Netherlands for all APG Asset Management locations (Amsterdam, Heerlen, New York, and Hong Kong).
As an Application Manager, you are a specialist in finding solutions. You think in terms of opportunities, and are service minded. Taking ownership and accepting responsibility comes naturally to you; you have a pragmatic attitude and are motivated to deliver quality. You have a willingness to develop or enhance your t-shaped skills.

Additionally we ask for:

  • at least a higher professional degree in IT or software engineering;
  • experience in technical and functional application management;
  • someone who will be self-motivated, well organized, and a team player;
  • strong consulting  skills;
  • highly developed communication skills in English.

This is where you'll work

For pension provider APG, pensions are about people, life and how we live together. Through careful asset management, pension administration, communication and advice, APG wants to help build a decent future in which we share our well-being and prosperity honestly and sustainably. For present and future generations. For today, tomorrow and beyond.

We offer a competitive salary and attractive terms of employment with a focus on flexibility.

More information

More information? Please contact recruiter Wim van Empel, who can tell you more about the specific position.

Do you see a future with APG? Apply with a cv and cover letter and show us what motivates you.

Acquisition in response to this vacancy is not appreciated.

I am happy to help you

Wim van Empel

Corporate recruiter