Director of IT Infrastructure Arkadium
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Arkadium, a top game development studio in NYC developing casual, mobile, social and Windows 8 games, is looking for a Director of IT to own, lead and oversee the management, strategy and execution of IT infrastructure across our 2 offices.
This is an opportunity to step in and lead the company through its next evolution, leverage its 12 year history and achieve its goal of becoming the #1 casual game developer in the world. We want you on our team and we believe that to be successful, you?ll need to demonstrate expertise in the following key areas:
Own all aspects of IT infrastructure across our 2 offices in New York (USA) and Simferopol (Ukraine).
Lead strategy and tactics for the IT department. Ensure our IT infrastructure stays 1 step ahead of the company?s growth curve.
Lead, mentor and grow a team of IT professionals.
Own, maintain and scale our Cisco based network infrastructure, including routers, switches, security and monitoring appliances.
Own and enforce security at the network and application level.
Own and manage our Microsoft Active Directory based domains that span 2 physical locations on 2 continents.
Own and manage our Microsoft based web farm (IIS, SQL Server).
Own and manage scalability, redundancy, backups and disaster recovery in our production and back office systems, including monitoring, notifications and escalation chains.
Maintain high standards in terms of written materials/documentation, including system level documentation, infrastructure/incident reports, monitoring anomalies.
Own and manage our Microsoft-based back office infrastructure and systems including Exchange, SharePoint, phone systems, etc.
Manage systems supporting software development including Microsoft TFS, SVN, SQL Servers etc.
Manage virtual environments with production and back office systems on Microsoft Hyper-V; capacity planning and performance tuning.
Own, negotiate and maintain contracts, agreements and relationships with IT vendors and service providers.
Oversee and manage the corporate help desk activities, including being part of the escalation chain.
Internet circuits, including troubleshooting and upgrades.
VoIP systems, including troubleshooting and upgrades.
Video conferencing systems, including Microsoft Lync.
Manage the budget for the department; manage hardware and software procurement and control the associated costs.
Manage hardware and software assets, including production environments as well as development and back-office systems.
You hold at least a B.S. degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field.
Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience.
You are a hands-on expert in most or all of the relevant technologies, and you have very strong team leadership and mentoring abilities.
Expert in Cisco network infrastructure technologies (routers, switches, security appliances)
Expert in web farm load balancing, redundancy, security, distributed file systems, and recovery.
Expert in network infrastructure monitoring and uptime
Expert in Active Directory and Windows domains.
Expert in IT security and governance
Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Hyper-V, including administration, capacity planning and performance tuning.
Experience with enterprise server and network hardware (Dell/Cisco).
Experience with managing cloud environments, especially Windows Azure, is a big plus.
What we offer:
An opportunity to work with a Company that has the stability and resources of a big player and spirit and flexibility of a startup
Competitive base salary, commission structure, full benefits and relocation assistance
Work- life balance
An opportunity to work with talented and passionate people
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THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED