The Manager of Data Center Operations is a highly visible position reporting to the V.P. of Engineering and is responsible for all aspects of ScanAlert�s data center operations. This includes disaster recovery plans, capacity planning, backup and data management, hardware and operating system upgrades, network maintenance and upgrades, constant performance awareness and tuning. In addition, this individual will be working with the implementation teams to coordinate the addition of new clients into our hosted offerings.
Key Areas of Responsibility: �Responsible for 24/7 operation of the ScanAlert mission critical production site �Work weekends and after hours as required for upgrades, maintenance and emergencies �Backup and disaster recovery planning �Capacity planning and daily monitoring �Manage the capital equipment budgeting and purchasing processes �Hardware selection, installation and management �Network management �Firewall configuration �VPN configuration �Support and maintain VOIP telephone system and other telecommunication infrastructure. �Help plan and coordinate long term systems strategy �Negotiate and manage all third-party technology contracts and services �Create strong support relationships with Engineering and Finance
Job Qualifications: �At least 10 years experience working in the Management of Information Systems �At least 5 years experience managing Internet Data Centers �Good understanding of security aspects for Data Center Operations �Hands on experience in managing backend operations including heterogeneous environment of Servers, Storage Area Network. �Deep and detailed understanding Unix-based systems �Good understanding on high end SAN setups �Project Management skills a plus �Experience with growing startup operations �Bachelors Degree required, advanced degrees a plus �Entrepreneurial drive in an innovative fast-paced environment �Ability to deal with rapid change.
Our work environment is collaborative, energetic, and fun. We offer the following benefits: Competitive salary, health, dental, vision, and life insurance, long term disability, 401K, vacation, paid holidays, sick leave and the occasional free lunch.
ScanAlert is an Equal Opportunity Employer. US Citizens or Green Card holders only please.
For immediate consideration, please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include �Data Center� in the subject line of your email.