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IT Infrastructure Specialist

Location: Boxmeer, Nederland

The organization

Marel is the leading global provider of advanced processing systems and services to the Poultry, Meat and Fish industries. In partnership with our customers we are transforming the way food is processed. Our vision is a world where quality food is produced sustainably and affordably. Our state-of-the-art equipment and systems help food processors of all sizes, in all markets, to operate at peak productivity. Our team is comprised of approximately 4,600 employees worldwide, offices and subsidiaries in 30 countries across six continents, and a network of more than 100 agents and distributors.

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The function

Do you have multiple years of experience with Active Directory? Are you the infrastructure expert on Access & Security topics? Then Marel has the right job for you!

Marel has globalized its IT Infrastructure services, which are developed, managed and supported by Marel’s Infrastructure team. Within the team several domains are recognized, like workplace, collaboration and access & security. The domain access & security has as main focus points services like: Active Directory /ADFS, Endpoint security, Endpoint Backup, Websecurity, PKI and Multifactor Authentication.

As IT Infrastructure Specialist you report to the Manager Global Infrastructure and work closely together with the Infra architect, service manager and of course the other Infrastructure specialists.
Together with your colleagues infrastructure specialists you take care of an optimal performance of Marel’s global infrastructure. Next to that you come forward with improvement plans, as well new infrastructure services to enhance the infrastructure services for the Marel organization and act as solution architect in projects.

As Infrastructure Specialist – Access & Security your main responsibilities for the domain are:
• Primary contact for the infra domain access & security
• (Co)developing the roadmap for the domain
• Evaluate future technologies against business requirements, strategies and map them to IT capabilities
• Sharing best practices and being consultative
• Delivery of improvement proposal
• Executing change management, including planning and implementation
• Supporting the regional IT teams
• Creating and maintaining procedures and documentation


As our new IT Infrastructure Specialist you recognize yourself in the following profile:

You have a bachelor or master degree in information management and gained 5-10 years IT Infrastructure experience in an international environment. You also have strong analytical and problem solving abilities, and you are able to see the entire range of possibilities, including interfaces with other subjects and developments. We are looking for somebody with strong communication skills and who likes to work within a team

You have extensive experience with solutions, like;
o Active Directory/ADFS , including (group) policies
o Endpoint security (client backup, antivirus)
o Web security
You like investigating new (market and business) developments that are valuable for the organization. You are result driven; you can start up new initiatives, but you are also able to drive these to a solid solution.
You are fluent in English, both in writing and verbally and also willing to participate in consignment duties
You have knowledge of and experience with project methods (Prince2).

We offer

Working at Marel means working at a multinational with many chances to develop yourself, take responsibility and show initiative. We offer an exciting job with a representative base salary, attractive secondary benefits in an international atmosphere that supports the company’s vision, and exhibit Marel’s core values Unity, Innovation and Excellence.

Contact information/ The procedure

For more information, don’t hesitate to contact our recruiter, Erik van Grinsven, by phone: +31 485 586 401 or by email:  If you are interested in this position, don’t hesitate to forward us your CV via this website.