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Platform Operations Manager

Job Title: Platform Operations Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Salary: €600 - €700 per day
Reference: BBBH56651_1519223695
Contact Name: Sophie Snelson
Contact Email: s.snelson@parity.net
Job Published: February 21, 2018 14:34

Job Description

Platform Operations Manager - Dublin - Contract

6 Month Contract

€600 - €700pd

Platform Operations Manager to provide operational ownership of our core infrastructure and virtualized platforms that support global business.

Role overview:

You will be an integral part of our Infrastructure team and have primary responsibility for the operational performance and availability of the organisations core Infrastructure which consists of physical & virtualized servers, shared storage, backup & archiving and cloud infrastructure and services.

You will establish relationships with third party providers and various ICT Teams; working alongside them to ensure that core Infrastructure is running optimally from a performance and capacity management perspective. In this role, you will critique and have overall accountability and signoff for all operational changes in the core infrastructure environment.

As a Platform Operations Manager you will be responsible for:

  • Ensure that core infrastructure operational support model is fit for purpose
  • Provide direction and take operational ownership for the core infrastructure elements of the global infrastructure, including:
    • Core Server Infrastructure - Physical & Virtual
    • Software Defined Data Centre (VMware) and hybrid cloud
    • Hosting; cloud, Hyper Converged Infrastructure
    • Storage; SAN / NAS / Object and Software Defined Storage
    • Network; software defined (NSX) networking, basic networking concepts
    • Backup & Archiving
  • Develop long term vision and operational roadmaps for core infrastructure
  • Operational guidance on change management and capacity planning to multi-functional teams
  • Negotiate with key stakeholders including prioritization of operational change
  • Provide operational insight and reporting from a global core infrastructure perspective
  • Develop operational roadmaps for the global core infrastructure environment

Experience required:

  • A solid technical understanding of the core infrastructure technologies outlined above.
  • Exposure of supporting business critical, high availability infrastructure and environments
  • Experience of incident and problem management in complex infrastructure environments
  • Experience of supporting a multi-vendor, multi-site and multi-region environment
  • Experience of providing operational supporting of large scale infrastructure and environments.

Platform Operations Manager - Dublin - Contract

€600 - €700pd

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