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Added Dec 07, 2021 Director of Infrastructure (23093) Bolingbrook, IL | Permanent Apply

Job Description



LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces
honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT
consulting, we need to talk! LRS Consulting Services is seeking an experienced
Director of Infrastructure for a permanent opportunity with our client in
Bolingbrook, IL !

The Director of Infrastructure will:

-Be responsible for the IT infrastructure and operations supporting business
operations.
-Apply their versatility to be a leader, manager, teacher, coach, and mentor
while placing high value on delivering results.
-Ensure IT Operations function operates in the most efficient manner possible
through streamlining and automating processes, cross training staff,
standardizing architecture and configurations, and leveraging other functions.
-Create and manage the vision and strategy to take the operations to the next
level of maturity.
-Build, lead and manage a high performing team of which includes mentoring and developing of
the management team and senior individual contributors.
-Serve as a Coach and Mentor within the organization and provide career
coaching and direction to team members.
-Be an agile evangelist. Educate team of various seniority on the value
proposition of the DevOps operating model and actively engage in discussions to
build confidence and ensure customer success as organization transforms.
-Develop and deploy processes and procedures to manage the day-to-day
operation of the Technical Operations platforms.
Establish and review life cycle management programs for all IT Operations
assets.
-Define Key Performance Index (KPI) for the datacenter mission critical
facility operations and manage to those KPIs.
Implement best practices for infrastructure services including proven
infrastructure methodologies, service management processes and operational
support.
-Ensure monitoring, measuring and reporting of service performance against
service level objectives, customer satisfaction and financial goals.
Prepare and manage OPEX and CAPEX budget.
-Collaborate with Information Security team to create and implement
vulnerability management programs.


Requirements:

- Minimum of 3 years of experience leading data center or technical global
operations organizations where high availability is a requirement
Operations experience including capacity planning and forecasting, risk
management, including response and recovery, and business continuity required
- Must have experience in the migration of operations from physical
infrastructure and private cloud, to public cloud computing platform such as
AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud
- Experience leading effort to automate infrastructure operations
- Working knowledge of networking protocols and hardware, firewalls, load
balancers, network security, integration, operating systems and conversions
Strong candidates will have a BS degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or
Information Systems
- Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any
employer

Corp to corp candidates will not be considered

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive
consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion,
creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity,
domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship
status or protected veteran status.