Sr. Manager/Director Corporate Information Technology Proofpoint
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As the Sr Manager/Director Corporate Information Technology you will be responsible for the overall planning, organizing, and execution of all Corporate IT functions across regionally located offices. This includes directing all IT operations to meet employee workplace technology and business information requirements as well as the support and maintenance of existing applications and development of new technical solutions.
Analyzes complex business needs presented by the user community and/or clients and recommends technical solutions
Ensures the consistency and maintainability of existing applications by creating, maintaining, and enforcing standards/procedures for implementing technical solutions
Manages and prioritizes the work load of direct reports and team
Approves all business requirements prior to the technical solution
Participates on all hardware and software evaluations and maintains vendor contracts
Represents the IT function at customer review meeting when appropriate
Train and up level current staff
Perform liaison duties between users, operations, and engineering in the areas of systems design, modifications or trouble shooting
Conducts interviews and makes recommendations for new hires, consultants and/or replacement personnel.
Leverages cloud and outsourced resources to efficiently address business needs.
Data Center management and related infrastructure experience.
Proven ability to lead a progressive IT group
Ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences
Understands information security best practices and their implementation
Operations experience in a production environment
Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and motivate professional staff
Has experience leading a service oriented support team
Demonstrated aptitude for leveraging cloud based technologies
Broad knowledge of technical systems, concepts, and methodologies
Understanding of general business, budgeting, and contract management
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or related field or related experience
Minimum eight (8) years experience within Information Technology
Experience in the following technologies/products
Server, storage systems, and network technologies
Telephony, and voice communications systems
Linux, Windows, and Exchange
Cloud compute and related application frameworks
HR and Financial systems, management, and controls
SOX and PCI practices and compliance
Proofpoint, Inc. helps the largest and most successful companies in the world protect and govern their most sensitive data. Founded in 2002 by the former CTO of Netscape and headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA, Proofpoint was funded by top Silicon Valley investors, including Benchmark Capital and Mohr Davidow Ventures before going public earlier this year.
Please note that Proofpoint does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Proofpoint will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Proofpoint explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.
||892 Ross Drive |
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
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