VP, Platform Engineering & Operations Allconnect
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Sept - VPIT
The VP of Platform Engineering & Operations is responsible for the architecture, design, procurement, creation, configuration, monitoring, trouble-shooting, operation, and management of all computing platforms- upon which Allconnect?s proprietary business applications are developed, tested and run. This person is charged with building, developing, motivating, and leading a high performance team with mission critical responsibilities.
-Allconnect?s computing platforms and environments are transitioning from company owned hardware deployed in co-location facilities to cloud-based environments across numerous Amazon Web Services instances. The VP, Platform Engineering & Operations, will, among other items, have overall team responsibility for completing this transition and managing cloud infrastructure.
% of Time Allocated to this Activity
Leadership: vision; set department, workgroup, and individual goals and standards; rigorously manage performance and provide feedback
Leadership: Recruit and retain the best possible team members
Leadership: Serve as key member of CIO/COO?s team; partner with peers in Development, QA, Proj. Mgmt, & Network Infrastructure.
Leadership: Partner and establish trust with peers and constituents across the business
Leadership: Resolve conflicts and remove bottlenecks to company and department progress
Technical: Review and approve major architectural and design decisions regarding computing platforms; Set objectives and performance standards
Technical: Develop structure and establish key processes for department; determine division of labor and roles; Set standards; Impart technical knowledge and experience
Managerial: Manage multi-million dollar operating budget ; Manage vendor and partner relationships
Required Competencies: (Skillsneeded to be successful, e.g. Problem-solving, Detail-oriented, strategic planning. See evaluation form for more competencies.)
Deep technical experience and credibility with technical team but a person who derives more satisfaction from leading a team to success than from personally solving technical challenges. The ability and experience to do so (lead a team to success).
Strong process orientation and experience with an understanding of when to be flexible
Business orientation ? technology not for technology?s sake but to achieve a business purpose
Multi-year experience managing mission critical data center operations and computing services; Cloud platform experience is a plus particularly with Amazon Web Services
Very strong written and verbal communication skills
Must be extremely organized with impeccable follow-up
10+ years of technology experience in a small to medium size organization
5+ years of data center / computing infrastructure management experience
5+ years of professional hands-on technology experience, preferably in multiple roles such as software development/engineering, configuration management, data center operations, and/or platform engineering.
Education Requirement: Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related area
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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Atlanta, GA 30328
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