Workday is seeking a hands-on manager to lead our growing internal IT team. We are looking for someone who is ready to jump feet first into the river and be ready to shoot the tech rapids without flinching. The ideal candidate will have a strong, working background in both Systems Administration and Network Management and be comfortable addressing and resolving complex problems. The ideal candidate is a strong team leader, who can manage a fast paced and diverse group network and system administrators. Workday is growing rapidly and the IT Manager is on the front line of Workday's Internal IT organization.
The ideal candidate is a strong technical leader, who understands how to blend the management of enterprise technology with the mentoring of a dynamic team, will be adept at shifting rapidly between strategic and tactical roles, and will share the vision of evolving IT from its on-premise past to its future in the clouds.
Roles and Responsibilities
â¢ In conjunction with the VP of IT, identify the strategic direction for future Network & Systems initiatives
â¢ Partner with other internal business units(Security, Legal, Finance, Privacy) to drive forward IT projects
â¢ Develop policies and procedures for Workday IT
â¢ Oversee strategic and tactical operations for Workday's Network Operations, Systems Administration, and IT Security Operations teams.
â¢ Guide the processes for deployment, maintenance, and support for all internal systems and services
â¢ Establish, develop, and maintain vendor relationships.
â¢ Manage contracts, SOWs, and business terms for Software, Services, and Utilities.
â¢ Recruit new talent into Workday's IT organization
The ideal candidate will meet the following technical requirements
10 + years of direct experience with managing the following:
Â â¢ Management and Team Building
Â â¢ Enterprise network design
Â â¢ Systems Administration(Windows and Unix)
Â â¢ Virtualization
Â â¢ Storage Technologies
Demonstrated core competency in the following areas:
â¢ SaaS/Cloud technologies and services
â¢ Storage: SAN, NAS, and FC architecture.
â¢ Identity management: Including AD, LDAP, SAML, and SSO technologies
â¢ Virtualization: Xen App and Desktop or other similar virtualization technologies.
â¢ Hardware: x86/x64 hardware (Dell 1950, 2950, R300, R4xx, R7xx)
â¢ Excellent communication skills
â¢ Working both independently and collaboratively
â¢ Able to create and refine extensive project documentation
â¢ Strong understanding of best security practices
|Location:||Pleasanton, CA |
|Headquarters:||6230 Stoneridge Mall Rd.|
Pleasanton, CA 94588