Infrastructure & Platforms Manager

Infrastructure & Platforms Manager
CA, San Carlos

Job Description

Our client is a global investment advisory firm currently seeking an infrastructure manager to oversee platforms, architecture, and cloud security. The role will focus heavily on assisting the Global Head of IT in delivering technical solutions on business outcomes, working with senior stakeholders as well as Global IT teams to deliver a best in class secure IT infrastructure.


Roles and responsibilities:


  • Work closely with the Global Head of IT Infrastructure to develop and maintain cloud platforms globally.
  • Formulate the global platform strategy and seek C-Suite buy-in
  • Make sure all aspects of the platform are designed, engineered and operated to support the business functional globally
  • Look to create automation and tooling, to ensure all platforms are fully orchestrated and flexible in their architecture
  • Ensure all designs and deployments are globally secure and aligned to financial industry needs and standards
  • Manage global platform vendors and hosting providers
  • Manage the platforms team based in London
  • Establish global standards for platforms, security, and configurations
  • Maintain a high level of uptime across the business



Role requirements:


  • 5-8 years of IT infrastructure and management experience (2+ years in management) within the financial industry, private equity would e beneficial
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • Solid experience of AWS and GDP
  • Expert knowledge of G-Suite applications
  • Expert knowledge of supporting Windows and OSX
  • Able to demonstrate best practice in security and exercise high confidentiality


Desirable:


  • Python
  • Ansible
  • Start-up experience



Personal attributes:


  • Leadership: soft skills in communication, written and verbal
  • Driven to self-developer and constantly unscale in new technologies
  • Develop business relationships
  • Strong technical acumen
  • Ability to be hands-on and at the same time lead a team



If you or anyone in your network is keen to be a part of an organization that is growing exponentially, has high visibility and can lead a global role - please contact me, Mrrinali Bhatia on mrrinali.bhatia@harveynashusa.com.

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