Chief Digital Officer | Transdev Vervuld

Chief Digital Officer | Transdev

The ideal candidate for this Chief Digital Officer position

Transdev Netherlands is looking for an expert in digitalization. A team player who has to ability to oversee technical innovations and translate and implement them within the organization. A strong but open personality who wants to be successful with the Transdev team.

Results to be achieved

Results to be achieved
  • Creating a technology infrastructure
  • New technology implementations
  • Improving upon technology standards


  • Academic thinking and work level
  • Implementation of innovative programs
  • Driving technology innovations


  • International work environment
  • Strategy and Business Development
  • People-centric group

Location and conditions

Location and conditions
  • Hilversum
  • Noord-Holland
  • Fulltime

Achievable results for this Chief Digital Officer

  • Focused on providing the company with technology products needed for its development strategy in new mobility markets as well as creating a technology infrastructure and environment allowing a scalable development of those products and solutions;
  • In addition to building Transdev’s technological strategy, the CDO defines the requirements for new technology implementations communicating them to key business stakeholders;
  • The CDO tracks new and emerging technology developments in the field of mobility to ensure that Transdev maintains a technological edge within the industry, analyzing and improving upon technology standards and maintaining organizational awareness of new technologies to support Transdev’s business strategy.

Knowledge, skills & responsibilities we expect from you

  • An academic thinking and work level with emphasis on intellectual strength and result orientation;
  • Demonstrating, broad knowledge and experience as responsible ICT manager in professional organizations;
  • Fluent in Dutch and English, both verbally as in writing.
  • Experience with the implementation of large strategic technological and innovative programs and in disrupted environments;
  • Experience with ICT systems and coaching of professionals;
  • Proven track record in driving interdisciplinary working relationships and teams;
  • Experience in senior management/ C level role in the IT arena;
  • Able to quickly understand the complexity of the business and the business environment;
  • Strong analytic skills;
  • Intelligent and emotionally intelligent.
  • Responsible for the organizational leadership on technology issues, ensuring the alignment of technology vision with business strategy, and for driving technology innovations throughout the Transdev organization;
  • The CDO is in charge of the information technology (IT) strategy and the computer systems required to support Transdev’s objectives and goals;
  • Responsible for formulating the technological part of the go-to-market strategies.

Work environment at Transdev

  • Transdev is one of the world’s leaders in mobility. With its extensive experience in all modes of transit, it works closely with local authorities and mobilizes all the resources of a large group serving its regions;
  • With a workforce of 83,000 in 19 countries, Transdev sees itself first and foremost as a people-centric group, engaged with both its employees and its customers;
  • Closely liaise with Strategy and Business Development to develop their innovative ideas into technological solutions;
  • You will report directly to the Board of Directors and you will be part the Dutch Management Team.