SYSTEMS ARCHITECT Operative
Operative is the market leader in Advertising Business Management, connecting people, processes and technology in a way which allows media and advertising industries to run an increasingly complex business with simplicity. We give media companies and their partners the freedom to move forward faster, enabling more than 200 industry leaders to balance operational efficiencies with product innovation, and reduce advertising transaction costs.
Operative is a dynamic, fast-paced, high-growth company, centered on a culture where employee?s voices are heard and opinions are valued. We promote opportunity, ownership and responsibility, while maintaining high standards of fairness, diversity, collaboration and individual achievement. As a provider of a next-generation software platform and technology-enabled services, we want competitive people with a passion for media and technology, an ability to work collaboratively and an entrepreneurial spirit that propels innovation. We spend every hour of every day analyzing, researching and developing ways to make media companies more profitable. Sure, we?re a little geeky, but we?re fun ? and pride ourselves on staying ahead of the competition.
Headquartered in New York City with an international base in London and offices around the world, Operative provides a full range of software and services for many of the world?s leading media companies, including: The Wall Street Journal, KBB, Turner, OMD and Sony. For more information, please visit: www.operative.com.
Participates in all programs and enforces all policies relating to performance evaluations and career development planning.
Reviews management evaluations for consistency.
Impresses upon management the importance of the career planning and performance evaluation programs.
Creates an environment where Innovators can successfully achieve professional career path goals.
Manages the development of project managers and senior managers.
Assigns tasks to practice management that give managers an opportunity to grow.
Plans and implements additions, deletions and major modifications to the supporting infrastructure company-wide in coordination with corporate leadership.
Executes the implementation of network security at the corporate level.
Anticipates future network needs, identifies proactive solutions to satisfy needs.
Establishes protocols and standards for all system security.
Executes the planning and management of the company's internal systems and manages company-wide upgrade efforts.
Help Desk Administration
Provides third level support and resolves escalated issues if necessary.
CAREER PATH CORE COMPETENCIES
Ensures department is well informed, at all times, of changes and news worthy events within the company.
Effectively communicates relevant IT-related information to superiors.
Handles difficult personnel situations directly, using appropriate discretion, HR advice, and respect for the individual.
Achieves excellence in all areas of business.
Champions change and effectively manages the implementation of new ideas.
Reinforces team approach throughout practice both on client projects and internal initiatives.
Supports and solicits input from team members at all levels within the organization.
Ensures regular team and practice events take place away from the office.
Communicates effectively with internal clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative business solutions and strategies.
Continually defines ways to increase internal client satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
Maintains lasting internal client relationships
Ensures practice delivers superior solutions to internal clients.
Provides senior level resolution to internal client issues.
Bachelor's degree in technical field
The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents should expect to follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their manager.
Benefits & Perks of Working at Operative:
Operative offers an attractive compensation package as well as comprehensive benefits.
Retirement savings plan (401k)
A range of options for health & dental benefits and coverage
Paid vacation time
Pre-tax commuter benefits
Flexible Spending Account
Activity lounge equipped with foosball and ping pong
?Bagel Wednesday?, free soda, juices and snacks in the New York Office
Office events and outings throughout the year
Fun atmosphere filled with talented, hard-working, creative people
||40 West 25th Street |
New York, NY 10010