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Director, Information Technology Systems Accepting Candidate

Location: Warminster, Pennsylvania Country: United States Job Type: Permanent (Full Time)
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Published Date: 11-19-2019  
Sean M. Hill

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Job Description

Director, Information Technology Systems

Looking for a place where you can think unconventionally?
Giving the opportunity to continuously innovate?
Where you can be part of a company that knows developing an amazing team makes all the difference, where each day brings a new challenge?

Look no further!

We’re currently seeking a hands-on Director, Information Technology Systems to join our engineering team to support our IT business operations and infrastructure.


Responsibilities, skills and abilities:

  • Must have strong hands-on leadership, with superior communication skills to speak fluently and coherently on technology based discussions.
  • Project management exposure with the ability to take large IT projects, break down into pieces, delegate, and drive the work forward with the team.
  • Experience architecting and sustaining (Information Technology) IT systems.
  • Linux web server and tuning experience is a plus.
  • Help maintain the MySQL and PostgreSQL databases utilizing Redis, and other platforms.
  • Experience at scale, working with and managing multiple sites, services and servers.
  • Proven experience managing resources for complex IT projects
  • Accustom to architecting and managing projects, reviewing agreements, project execution.
  • Managing internal personnel, contractors, and vendors.
  • Ability to assess projects' scope and determine resources needed to meet/or exceed objectives.
  • Financial acumen, managing project scope and budget
  • Managing the LAN/WAN at multi locations
  • Experience with storage area networks (SAN) and / or network attached storage (NAS) using iSCSI on top of TCP and Network File System to mount remote directories on the server is a plus.
  • Experience with data storage cloud environments, AWS and Azure
  • Data editing and file compression, a plus
  • In-depth knowledge of networking technologies
  • Experience with Microsoft products, Windows Server environments
  • Exposure to Oracle, MS SQL Server & Open source technologies, preferred, not required.
  • Exposure to  Linux operating systems, preferred, not required
  • Work in a fast paced, innovative environment that requires adaptable problem solving
  • Supporting 24/7 operations
  • Enthusiastic with the ability to unite a department to achieve goals.
  • Self-starter who is well-organized, inquisitive, detail-oriented, creative and possesses excellent problem-solving skills
  • Proficiency with written and oral communication
  • Ability to develop strong professional relationships
  • Strong time management skills
  • Must be able to handle multiple projects
  • Proven ability to maintain and manage a dynamically changing schedule and balance overall workloads.
  • Minimal, but occasional travel to our Philadelphia, Baltimore, & New Jersey sites.
  • Able to manage 5-10 large and small scaled projects and important issues in tandem
  • Exposure to waterfall and stage gate methodologies, preferred, not required
  • Strategic & tactical required. 80% hands-on, 20% Management

Achieve the requirements by deploying the following:

  • Strong problem solving/troubleshooting practices
  • Being a team player and working cross-functionally.
  • Managing resources and relationships - internally and externally.
  • Consistently evaluating processes - recommending changes when appropriate.
  • Developing a cadence throughout organization.
  • Initiating new, creative ideas.
  • Having a willingness to be flexible & adapting to new paths.

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Information Technology or other related fields or equivalency of experience.
  • Status:
    Accepting Candidate
  • No. of Openings:
    1
  • EEO Category:
    Exec/ Senior Offs & Mgrs
  • Industry:
    Advertising & Marketing
  • Company Job ID:
    J-MCI5JT
  • Skills

    Creative Problem Solving: 10 years

    Software: 10 years

    Leadership: 8 years

    Project Management: 5 years

    It Infrastructure: 5 years

    It Operations: 5 years

    IT Systems: 5 years

    Complex Systems: 5 years

    Passionate: 5 years

    Inquisitive: 5 years

    Team Development: 5 years

    SQL: 5 years

    Process Improvment: 2 years

    Forecasting: 1 years

    DRIVER: 1 years

    Postgres: 1 years

    Streaming Media: 1 years

    AWS: 1 years

    Amazon Prime: 1 years

    Cloud: 1 years

    P&L Responsibility: 1 years

    Financial Acumen: 1 years

    Oracle: 1 years

    Wiring Cable: 1 years

    Cisco: 1 years

    KPIs: 1 years

    Succession Planning: 1 years

    Vendors: 1 years

    Change Management: 1 years

    COMMUNICATION: 1 years

    Documentation: 1 years

    SeaChange: 1 years

    Real-time: 1 years

    Network: 1 years

    Windows Azure Blob Storage: 1 years

    Software Development: 0