Recruiters Comments: ******************************************** Infrastructure Manager *************************************
Our multinational client is currently recruiting for an experienced Infrastructure Manager for an initial 6-month contract role within a regulated environment in Cork.
Provides the leadership, direction, and guidance on Service Infrastructure governance and maintains activities in line with industry standards for these operations.
Ensures all relevant application, server, and supporting infrastructure remain operational and deliver the agreed service to the business.
Manage all Infrastructure project logistics from Project Delivery, Issue Resolution, Stakeholder engagement/management and Providing regular project updates
Builds relationships with service partners and ensure all services are delivered to the appropriate level of quality and agreed to SLA.
Provide leadership to and drive the Infrastructure function, to develop a high performing team with a commercial and delivery focused culture, ensuring team members have clear objectives and clear role direction
To ensure the team carry out general infrastructure housekeeping and daily health checks to enterprise best practises and standards.
Develop excellent day-to-day working relationships with all ICT teams, particularly the ICT Service Delivery, Security and Project Delivery Teams.
Drive technology solutions that are focused on long term business success and lowest TCO.
Develop/implement Service Level Agreements for system availability/performance for on-premise and cloud-based solutions
Design the infrastructure architecture for new applications, services and capabilities in line with the Infrastructure strategy.
Implement and oversee the monitoring of all core systems and ensuring issues are proactively dealt with.
Accountability for the successful implementation of Infrastructure activities as part of BAU and project delivery.
Desired Skills & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or another computer-related discipline
8+ years of experience in IT infrastructure design and data centre management (both on-prem and preferably Azure cloud)
5+ years of management experience in a technology environment
3+ years of experience of leading a team of minimum 5-6 employees in a previous role is mandatory
Prior experience working within a global company, working across major geographic regions is mandatory
Delivery of Infrastructure projects including areas such as Cloud, storage, virtualisation, LAN/WAN, security, network, back-up, etc.
Development of strategies and architectural roadmaps for areas of technology specialism, demonstrating experience of Cloud.
Experience leading teams and influencing senior management ideas and direction
Demonstrated ability to apply IT in solving business problems, excellent written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, ability to motivate in a team-oriented, collaborative environment, and exceptional service orientation.
Possess an understanding of IT Service Management (ITSM) principles, ITIL guidelines and how operations automation helps improve IT services and ITSM processes
Understanding of manufacturing industry and operating environments is preferable
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