Recruiter

Spyridoula Zineli

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itech

Recruiter

Spyridoula Zineli

ADD

Head of Infrastructure

REFERENCE: job000015770

Added: 2 months ago
Location
Athens
Salary
3200€ - 3600€
Contract type
Permanent
Industry
Location
Athens
Salary
3200€ - 3600€
Contract type
Permanent

About the role

On behalf of our client, a leading provider in internet services and innovative products, with a large clientele and a 43% market share, we are currently looking for a self-driven Head of Infrastructure to join their IT Department.

A day in the life of a Head of Infrastructure

You will be responsible for making all executive decisions with regard to the technological interests of the company and maintain a state-of-the-art infrastructure in support of the overall strategic direction of the organization.

Your scope will be to outline the company's technological vision, implementing technology strategies, and ensuring that the technological resources are aligned with the company's business needs.

 

Your day-to-day

  • Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality, efficiency, security and budgeting
  • Ensure the availability and further evolution of all infrastructure used by the company and its clients
  • Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
  • Discover and implement new technologies that yield a competitive advantage
  • Consistently evaluates technical staff efficiency and level
  • Propose technical directions in terms of network, software and hardware
  • Direct and advise C-level managers with market trends according to the strategic vision
  • Conduct R&D and proof of concept for leading technologies
  • Ensure IT and infrastructure budget
  • Lead the infrastructure team

 

What you will need

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the hosting field and at least 2 years’ experience in a managerial role
  • In-depth understanding of Linux systems
  • Experience of data center management and operations
  • Experience of routing and switching
  • Experience in deploying, managing, and using observability tools such as influxdb, Grafana etc
  • Experience with web services (load balancing, HTTP, TLS)
  • Working knowledge of a configuration management system like Puppet, Ansible etc
  • Understanding of information security and regulatory compliance

 

We love your personality if you

  • are a constant learner of state-of-the-art technologies & architecture design patterns
  • are analytical (conceptualize or solve problems by making decisions that are sensible)
  • are a born leader, inspiring and guiding your team
  • plan  and execute on both short-term and long-term goals individually and with the team

 

What’s in it for you

  • 100% Remote Working
  • Kindle & access to books and resources for professional and personal development
  • Sponsored trainings, courses and certifications
  • Private health insurance
  • Work-life balance environment and flexible hours
  • Performance-oriented awards as per quarterly set goals