Head of IT & Operations - Cloud, Linux, Apache, SDLC, Agile/Waterfall

Recruiter
Nationwide People Limited
Location
Reading
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Head of IT Operations - Cloud, Linux, Apache, SDLC, Agile/Waterfall.

My Non-For-Profit client seeks a dynamic, intelligent, professional and technically astute Head of IT & Operations with a major focus on Cloud technologies, Server & Desktop Infrastructure (Linux) & SDLC (Java, DevOps) in an Agile and/or Waterfall environment. My client is using Google Cloud and will cross train anyone with Azure / AWS knowledge over to Google Cloud.

The ideal Head of IT & Operations will have 5+ years' experience of working with cloud and/or hybrid cloud platforms AS WELL AS SERVER/DESKTOP/SDLC and any Java and / or DevOps a bonus. Experience with globally distributed hosting would be an advantage. Role entails:

? Experience managing and/or supporting a public-facing 24 x 7 operation. Familiarity with globally distributed customers, including China, would be an advantage

? Knowledge and understanding of the full SDLC within both Agile and Waterfall methodologies.

? Ideally, at least 1 years' experience working in a DevOps environment utilising CI / CD.

The Head of IT Operations will work in conjunction with the PMO and Development teams to ensure MY CLIENTS internal and public-facing IT platforms, including production, QA and development, are operational in line with SLAs. Key areas are Cloud (Google, AWS OR AZURE)technologies, Server & Desktop Infrastructure (Linux) & SDLC (Java, DevOps) in an Agile and/or Waterfall environment.

Strong communication and interpersonal skills a must as is excellent Stakeholder Engagement. This is a brand new role reporting directly the CIO, and responsible for the ?run' side of IT. The current team is not huge and needs to grow, so the role gives an opportunity for someone to come in and shape a team around them.


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