Manager - Infrastructure Architecture and Implementation Workday, Inc.
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Â The Manager of Infrastructure Architecture & Implementation is responsible for the overall design and deployment of technology used across Workday's global production data centers.Â
This is a very fast paced role where collaboration with your team, peers and stakeholders is critical to your success. You will beÂ leading a talented team to architect and implement technology solutions across 6 rapidly growing global data centers. Â This team works primarily on infrastructure initiatives, driven by new product feature and capacity growth, to allow the data center to continue to adapt and grow.Â
Â To be successful in this role, you must have a thorough knowledge of system and networking components, configurations, emerging technologies, including their interrelationship with existing infrastructure. Â A strong background in people management and project management is a must, along with strong verbal and written communication skills, planning skills, presentation skills, and the ability to quickly learn about new technology to help solve complex problems.
Â Responsibilities Include
â¢ Lead the team to evaluate new and evolving technology, which enhance process efficiency, reduce cost, improve manageability, or enhance customer satisfaction
â¢Â Recommend infrastructure based investment decisions to management based on results of independent assessment of current and future system/network needs.
â¢ Provide strategic technical leadership by creating and maintaining clearly defined roadmaps
â¢ Develop, evangelize, maintain and transfer knowledge regarding Standards and Best Practices to other teams in Technical Operations.
â¢ Perform cost analyses and vendor comparisons to ensure cost-effective and efficient designs; measure feasibility of various approaches, make recommendations as appropriate
â¢ Maintain technical knowledge and stay abreast of technical advancements in primary functional areas of responsibility
â¢ Manage the daily activities of the team, including the planning and design process to ensure consistent delivery of results based on overall objectives
â¢ Assess and manage training needs of team members to assist in their professional development
â¢ Coach and mentor talented workforce to improve performance and foster career growth
â¢ Forge strong business relationships with other internal teams, such as Development, QA, Customer Support, Environments, and others. Â Â Â
â¢ Perform varying levels of project management, including resource planning and allocation.
Â Desired Skills and Experience
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Minimum of 10 years of Production Operations experience with a heavy focus in both Systems and/or Network infrastructure.Â
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Minimum of 6 years people management experience
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Experience with a large scale web applications
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Managed at least 2000 servers in a rapidly growing production environment
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Strong project management experience,Â Strong leadership, and Stellar management skills.
â¢Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Self-starting with the ability to learn on the fly and respond to issues with a high sense of urgency and ownership while understanding how they affect the bigger picture.
||Pleasanton, CA |
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
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