IT Operations Manager - (Man Management & Technical Hands On)

Networking People
London (Central)
£65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits package
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
IT Operations Manager (Technically hands on and Man Management(20 people) - Experience of working within an SME Enterprise company that handles a high volume of transactions in a 24x7x365 organisation environmnet. Some 24x7 oncall will be required. Exciting Opportunity for an experienced technically hands on IT Manager to join a leading Privately owned UK company in its sector which is investing considerably in IT while making sure business as usual during the programme and beyond. Role: Responsible for and accountable for the IT operations including Enterprise infrastructure, applications and services that operates 24/7 from office in Central London . Man managing a team of circa 20 Engineers covering support /helpdesk, applications/server 2nd /3rd line support, DBA etc. You will be required to get involved with hands-on technical work when necessary. Technically competent with VMware, Checkpoint security, HP SAN and Servers, Linux & Windows and Networking and Cloud(AWS/Azure) . As well as delivering effective services to the business day-to-day you will be responsible to deliver a clear view of changes required within the IT Operations to move forward with best practice, operating procedures and best technology for supporting business. You will be experienced of implementing ITIL best practice and Certified in ITIL or COBIT or similar and able to demonstrate clear examples of where implemented on CV and at interview. Responsible for an operational expenditure of circa £2 million you will need to work within a complex technology environment making sure the system integration of applications and technology. Ability and experience of working in fast moving ever changing environment and be able to build relationships at all levels. You will have come from a technical hands on Enterprise operations background and worked your way up into management (retaining technical skills). You will have a solid career history with circa 15 years experience and have worked for medium sized VC backed private UK focused business (3-5 years in last role) with expeirence working for 2-4 companies within career. Strong Man Management skills and ability to manage team of 20 inhouse engineers (you will have managed teams of at least 10 people). Opportunity to build and develop your skills in a fast moving growing organisation. This is an IT Operations Support Management focused role This job was originally posted as