Dir of Storage and Backup (US) reporting to a Senior Director of NAM will be responsible for managing a team of storage and backup engineers. The team is responsible for the design, deployment, and support of storage and backup production requirements including a Cloud Platform.
Primary responsibilities will be to ensure Storage and Backup team are effectively managed and assigned projects are delivered on schedule and within budget. The position will interface with various internal departments acquire requirements, collaborate solutions, and prioritize projects. Additionally, this position will be responsible for vendor management to ensure Atos will get the best possible hardware, software, and engineering support from third-parties while controlling and reducing costs. Process improvement and esaclation for operations will also a part of the job’s responsibilities.
•Leads and motivates a team of backup and storage engineers
•Responsible for project planning and delivery to meet demanding growth and customer expectations
•Responsible for storage-related strategies to meet and exceed business requirements
•Offers guidance and support to engineers to resolve complex architecture and design issues
•Participates in company efforts in developing new and improving existing products to offer required SLAs, supportability, and profitability
•Interacts with various departments including Sales, Sales Engineering, and Product Development on project requirements, scheduling, and priorities
•Improves processes related to Global Storage and Backup team wherever possible
•Identifies and resolves issues related to third-party vendors including technical, support level, and cost issues
•Actively seeks for new technologies and solutions to improve Virtustream storage and backup infrastructure and products
•Provides regular reports and status to senior management
•Ability to direct large, complex projects
Atos Origin - 10 months ago