Position is for a VP of Infrastructure.
Role of this position will involve Senior Leadership, Strategy and Vision for this organization. This is for a company that is growing by at an exponential rate, through a number of acquisitions.
Job Role and Responsibilities:
? Oversees Telephony/Network, Security, Unix/Linux environment, Storage, and Wintel environment
? Oversees data center provider management and governance
? Ensures operational stability, availability and performance
? Builds long term strategy with technical and operations teams
?Lays out the road map for all Disaster Recovery initiatives
? Creates and maintains knowledge base to improve maintenance and reliability
? Provides input to forecast future of application/database administration, monitoring, and testing tools
? Provides training to enhance the use and value of these tools
? Oversee others who are assigned to research, plan, and perform deployment of defect fixes, application upgrades, database upgrades, and the implementation of security policies
? Works with the Networks and Systems groups to design platforms that are robust enough to support the needs of the business
? Work in a team environment by providing training and ongoing support of these processes/ procedures and helps to build the knowledge of less senior staff.
? Understands impacts of infrastructure on business operations
? Ensures that infrastructure systems are designed, implemented, and supported to meet standards
? Bachelors Degree required
? Minimum of 15 years of experience in IT Operations and/or IT Infrastructure (Lead teams of more than 50+ individuals)
? Experience with transaction focused business would be preferred
This position is located in the Chicago area. Only local candidates will be considered.
York Solutions LLC - 7 months ago