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Information Technology Manager M/F

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General information


BOURBON is operating in more than 35 countries and supports its customers by providing them with a wide range of marine services on oil, gas and wind fields. With a fleet of 244 modern-standardised vessels, the company and its 6,000 employees are working to achieve one ambition: to be a main partner for the major stakeholders in offshore energy, by building sustainable and innovative marine solutions. In this way, the Group aims to contribute to the decarbonisation of the offshore energy production value chain.

Strongly rooted in local communities, BOURBON makes proximity to its customers one of its key assets. Its worldwide network of subsidiaries, shipmanagers and partners enables it to operate anywhere in the world with the same level of quality and safety.

BOURBON comprises four main activities (Bourbon Marine & Logistics, Bourbon Mobility, Bourbon Subsea Services and Bourbon Wind) and has revenues of 656 million euros in 2023.  



Job type (offshore/onshore)


Position description

Job title

Information Technology Manager M/F

Contract type

Permanent Contract

Roles and responsibilities


The  IT Manager will managing, monitoring and deploying information technology system in shore base sites and onboard offshore vessels. To provide local site and vessels’ IT maintenance and support. To comply with Corporate IT standards.

Description and Expected Outcome/Performance Indicators
• To Ensure the provision of IT maintenance and support to site and vessels:
• To Ensure compliance with Corporate IT standards: applying Corporate guidelines and Affiliate procedures
• To Ensure external service providers in order to accomplish all IT activities.
• To Ensure local IT security and Ensure Data security for all sites
• To Ensure the installation of telecommunication links between the Corporate network and the site/vessels: satellite links, leased lines, Virtual Private Network (VPN), etc.
• Ensure the Increase of productivity by providing competent sufficient staff for IT issues resolution
• Ensure the Optimization of Telecommunication cost for all BINL sites.
• Facilitate the deployment of Corporate application and local applications.
• Support and Ensure proper and on time maintenance on RadNav and DP system on Bourbon vessels
• Monitoring daily operations, including server hardware, software, and operating systems.
• Coordinating technology installations, upgrades, and maintenance.
• Selecting and purchasing new and replacement hardware and software, when necessary.
• Testing, troubleshooting, and modifying information systems so that they operate effectively.
• Generating performance reports for operating systems.
• Assuring all IT activities are performed within the parameters of applicable laws, codes, and regulations.
• Evaluating technology risks in order to develop a network disaster recovery plan and backup procedures.
• Remaining up to date with advances in technology and industry best practices

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences

Qualifications, Skills and Experiences

• A Bachelor’s degree in IT, computer science, or a related field.
• Strong teamwork and communication skills
• Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
• Knowledge of industry-standard computer hardware and software systems
• Experience with network administration (Cisco certification) is required
• Proficient in computer hardware, cabling installation and support, wireless technology applications and interface, and IT security.
• Proficient in Microsoft Windows software, including server, office, and exchange.
• Management and leadership skills.
• Multi-tasking and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritize tasks.
• Highly organized and detail-oriented.
• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Knowledge in Encryption Technology with the Focus on Bitlocker
• Good Understanding on Office 365, Azure, Intune and On-Premise Exchange

Work Experience

Minimum of Seven (7) years’ relevant experience in Information Technology Management in a Marine & Logistics Industry, oil and Gas sector or any Blue-chip Company.

Position location

Job location

Africa, Nigeria, Amadi Base

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

3 - Bachelor's degree (3 years)

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years