Head of Infrastructure

West Midlands Region
65000.00 - 80000.00 GBP Annual + + comprehensive benefits
07 Aug 2017
15 Aug 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Excellent career opportunity
Head of Infrastructure
Network - Platforms - Data Centre - End User Management
East Midlands
Competitive rates

My client is a market leading, end to end managed cloud service provider, delivering a range of business-enabling solutions. They are looking to hire a Head of Infrastructure, to strengthen their leadership team and take ownership of the infrastructure during the next phase of growth.

Job summary:

This role requires an exceptional technical leader who is able to provide thought leadership and an innovative approach to ensure the smooth running of all infrastructure operations including Network, Data Centre and Platforms.

Reporting directly into the COO, you will have full responsibility of managing the infrastructure operations strategic plans, to ensure a first class solutions are delivered to their clients whilst managing a team of circa 14.

This role will also be the technical interface to the senior management team for all infrastructure related activity, so the ability to translate complex technical solutions and requirements into business language is essential.

Ideal candidate:
*Experience leading high performing, technical teams within a Service Provider
*A solid background as an Infrastructure or network manager across multiple disciplines
*Exceptional interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels of an organisation
*The ability to work in both technical & non-technical teams and deliver highly technical content to CxO level
*Excellent organisational skills including time management and prioritisation
*Experience of AWS/Azure technology stacks

My clients' success stems from both organic growth and strategic acquisitions and they are investing heavily in their future. To be considered, please forward your CV to *****************************

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