Configuration / Asset Management Specialist m/f/t


Essen, NW, DE, 45141


​RWE Supply & Trading GmbH
To start as soon as possible, full time, permanent

Your future plans
At our team, you'll find all the advantages of a large IT department. And something decisive thing: openness and genuine teamwork. Because we are open to the future and build on the strength of each individual. We value their work and opinions, listen to them, actively manage ideas and engage in direct exchange. Respect, appreciation and mutual trust are the hallmarks of cooperation in our international team. 

  • Own, design and maintain the asset inventory and CMDB with the target to deliver transparency about type, ownership and health status of all IT assets connected to RWEs network
  • Develop an asset & configuration model, identify which CIs need to be managed and controlled as well as the level of detail at which CIs are to be identified;Design and build the CMDB considering the full life cycle of assets and configuration items
  • Act as an architect to design CMDB structures, table interactions, data flows, data policies, data dependencies / relations & service mapping which are building the foundation for the whole IT value chain and ITIL processes
  • Own and improve the asset and configuration management processes and provide overarching governance to all stakeholders in IT and business, including technical assessment of requirements
  • Enable all stakeholders to be empowered to make informed decisions, proactively manage risks and improve service resilience, including cyber security, because of the CMDB
  • Cooperate closely with all internal and external IT service providers, and ensure that they have an IT asset management process in place which guarantees complete transparency about all assets connected to RWEs network
  • Engage with all stakeholders and strategic projects to ensure Configuration Management can deliver required and data quality and functionality within projected timeframes
  • Oversee / Own the design, coding and testing of reporting capabilities as needed

Your powerful skills

  • You have very good ITIL and extensive experience in Configuration / Asset Management knowledge
  • You are experienced in managing ServiceNow CMDB and IT-Operation Management (ITOM) structures
  • You have strong knowledge of IT infrastructure like software, hardware and Cloud, as well as experience in Common Service Data Model (CSDM) 
  • You have a relevant IT apprenticeship with several years of experience in IT Service Management 
  • You have the ability to understand and analyze complex issues and to communicate them in a target-group-oriented manner
  • You work responsibly, carefully, in a structured and independent manner and are not afraid to change things
  • You are a strong communicator and assertive, but still work in a team-oriented manner
  • You are fluent in written and spoken German and English

Benefits you can rely on
We really appreciate you going the extra mile and using every ounce of energy when the heat is on. That’s why we want to make your time with us as enjoyable as possible. At RWE Supply & Trading GmbH we value our employees and strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment. With a range of competitive benefits, we not only offer excellent development prospects and an attractive remuneration package, but also take care of your well-being and understand that life-work integration is essential. Also our offer includes the following perks:

  • Working in a great team with good team atmosphere
  • Playing an important role in IT Infrastructure operations as a Configuration / Asset Management Specialist 
  • Ability to actively challenge and change working patterns in favour of IT Infra
  • Hybrid working - possibility to partially work from home

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We look forward to meeting you!

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RWE Supply & Trading is the interface between RWE and the energy markets around the world. Around 2,000 employees from over 70 different countries trade electricity, gas, commodities and CO2 emission allowances. The trading entity also ensures the commercial optimisation of RWE’s power plant dispatch and markets electricity from RWE.

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