INFORMATION SYSTEMS

Digital innovation is the result of a combined effort by the business and IT teams.

The information system teams are the driving force behind our digital transformation.

With more than 160,000 email addresses, 120,000 computers, and 40 SAP applications, we have nearly 2,900 IT professionals around the world working in real time on our information systems. Their job rests on two major priorities: 

Managing the Group’s cybersecurity in order to respond to diffuse, peripheral, or targeted threats, while elevating our level of protection, detection, response, and resilience above the average of other manufacturing or distribution companies. 

Supporting the digital transformation of the departments through experimentation, agile methods, standards, and shared services and platforms, including offshore platforms. 

Employees from the Information Systems Department offer performance, user comfort, and security to the rest of the Group. They have all stepped up to the plate to tackle the digital transformation and manage the internal IT resources that every employee needs to do their jobs.

Business Intelligence Architect

As a Business Intelligence Architect, your primary responsibility will be to optimize infrastructures to improve performance and reduce costs, while managing a fleet of up to several hundred servers, depending on the entity in the Group.

Your day-to-day responsibilities

You’ll handle the operational management of the Business Intelligence Information System and maintain its architecture.

You’ll analyze the existing BI system and offer solutions, while following action plans, setting up quality indicators, and managing any incidents or changes. 

You’ll keep your entity’s server farm operational and optimize its infrastructure, while ensuring that Saint-Gobain safety rules are followed. 

Your tools

IT security, Windows Server 2012/2018, and Linux. 

Working in an international environment, you will collaborate with the teams in charge of the data centers, the BI teams, the offshore teams, and the cybersecurity managers.

Your profile and soft skills

You are mindful of application issues, strongly interested in the technical side, and results-oriented. Your analytical mind and your passion for solving problems will allow you to succeed and thrive in this position.

Your professional expertise

You hold an engineering degree, and have spent a few years as a system administrator or BI engineer before taking this job. You have solid expertise in modeli

SAP Consultant

As an SAP Consultant, you will be responsible for rolling out and supporting IT solutions for companies in the Saint-Gobain Group. You will come up with ways to improve IS processes that are involved in the daily management of the company you report to, and will design projects to enable these developments. 

Your day-to-day responsibilities

Functional responsibilities, project management, and support services.

You’ll assess the needs of your entity and translate them into functional specifications, with areas for improvement included. You’ll plan and coordinate the resulting projects in partnership with the developer teams, and manage support services after the projects are launched. 

Thereafter, you’ll help resolve incidents and follow the projects’ management and maintenance rules.

Your tools

SAP software and its special modules. You’ll assist the other departments with change management, and you’ll make sure our customers positively receive the new features.

Your profile and soft skills

You are a sociable person and work well in a team. You understand and adapt quickly to the needs of internal customers at our international company.

Your professional expertise

You have a higher education degree and have previously been an IS consultant for one of the SAP modules. You have already configured SAP modules, or know how to converse with experts in SAP configuration. You are fluent in English, which our developer teams in India will appreciate.

Cybersecurity Expert

As a Cybersecurity Expert, you will be the go-to person for security at your entity. You will advise and assist the teams with their projects, while providing appropriate, feasible solutions.

Your day-to-day responsibilities

IT support, evaluations, and solutions!

You’ll conduct risk analyses and manage the implementation of the security plan for your entity’s projects. You’ll evaluate the architecture, document projects, then incorporate the necessary security requirements. 

You’ll help update security policies and the associated standards, particularly when it comes to technical solutions proposed for acquisition/sale projects. 

Your tools

Your expertise in multiple sectors. Within your team, you’ll deal with a variety of technical issues (networks, infrastructure, systems, etc.).

Your profile and soft skills

You are thorough and unyielding when it comes to safety rules. You closely monitor the projects you work on across the globe, which requires you to stay on call from time to time and make occasional trips abroad. Your customer-oriented approach and your communication and teaching skills allow you to skillfully negotiate this process.

Your professional expertise

You must be certified under CISSP, CISA, CISM, SANS, ISO 27001, and ISO 27005. You must also hold a higher education degree, and have more than five years of experience securing Information Systems (IS) as an IT consultant, information system auditor, technical manager, or systems & network architect.