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Technical Application Specialist Quality, GBS IT

Hydro Global Business Services (GBS) is an organizational area that operates as an internal service provider for the Hydro group. Its ultimate purpose is to deliver relevant IT, financial and HR business services to all business areas within the company.


Role purpose:


The Technical Application Specialist is the solution expert of a home-grown quality management application called QTS.


Considered as the “go-to” person for local key users when issues occur with the application or when detailed setup/solution design questions are to be addressed.




  • Within the change control process accountable for the creation of the Functional Design Documentation and design the detailed solution and execute test scenarios/scripts to validate the solution.
  • Considered as 2nd level support to the local key users, resolving issues in functional questions, setup/configuration, integration, and local test software (ZwickRoell testXpert).
  • Acts as liaison with the live businesses to engage with solution proposals and ensure leveraging best practices
  • Collaborates tightly with the Functional Specialists and/or Solution Architects of integrated systems (ERP and MES) to ensure global template consistency and solution fits across locations
  • Supports multiple projects and BAU activities.





  • Full lifecycle Quality experience with specific understanding of quality processes and operations
  • 5+ years of experience working with Quality management application or variant in a hands-on environment
  • Experience in operational support of applications in a manufacturing environment
  • Extensive experience with application setup/configuration
  • Experience defining business requirements, writing functional design documentation
  • Experience integrating Quality management application(s) with different MES/ERP systems, as well as working with integration tools is preferred
  • College or University (IT /Business Degree or Equivalent)
  • Expert in depth understanding of business functions. Specific knowledge of at least one of the following modules: Manufacturing (shopfloor) or Product Quality Assurance or Tensile Testing 
  • Expert knowledge on any quality management or MES application
  • Technical understanding of application integrations
  • Fluent English language knowledge
  • Experience with working in remote, multi-culture teams


Applications from severely disabled and equally disabled people will be considered with equal suitability.
Please apply with your CV and optionally a cover letter.

Posted on:  Oct 31, 2022

Budapest, HU Kaunas, LT Risskov, DK, 8240 Vetlanda, SE, 57481 Feltre, IT Ornago, IT Paris, FR, 75017 Harderwijk, NL, 3846 BB CHATEAUROUX, FR, 36008 Kaunas, LT Puget Sur Argens, FR, 83480 Rotterdam, NL, 3013 AP Prior Velho, PT, 2689-513 Székesfehérvár, HU LUCE CEDEX, FR, 28112 Finspång, SE, 61231 Finspång, SE, 61281 LUCE, FR, 28110 Rotterdam, NL, 3197 KJ Avintes, PT, 4415-272 Tønder, DK, 6270 Hoogezand, NL, 9601 LX Tønder, DK, 6270 LUCE, FR, 28110 FR, 83480 Oslo, NO, 0283 Drunen, NL, 5151 RW LUCE, FR, 28110 Nenzing, AT, 6710

Department:  IT
Business Area:  Global Business Services(HGBS)
Legal Entity:  Hydro Extrusion Hungary kft.
Job Type:  Permanent

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