• Director of IT Operations

    ID
    2018-2473
    Job Locations
    US-VA-Arlington
    Category
    Information Technology
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The Director of IT Operations will be an integral part of the Technology team, responsible for the day-to-day operations of a complex IT infrastructure, as well as working with the CIO to develop and implement long-term strategies. The role requires deep functional and operational knowledge of modern technology infrastructure and the ability to effectively lead a team of systems, security, network and cloud engineers.

     

    ABOUT US

    The Infrastructure Capability within Freedom Partners Shared Services contributes to a competitive operating advantage for our Network customers by delivering innovative solutions related to physical and information systems. Our customers are laser focused on helping people improve their lives—a mission that matters!  Our goal is to not only manage the day-to-day Operations and IT components for our customers, but to drive strategic contributions aligned with their business strategies to propel them forward.  Our customers are focused on building a movement of millions to advance a free and open society.

    We are looking for colleagues committed to advancing our mission with energy, commitment, and passion for what they do.

    Responsibilities

    • In collaboration with the CIO develop the organization’s technical direction and create execution plans and strategies to implement
    • Lead a team of engineers in the development of high quality and resilient compute, storage and network solutions in a cloud-centric environment
    • Responsible for the usability, reliability, performance, security and support of the organization’s infrastructure
    • Drive multiple simultaneous projects, demonstrating strong leadership and project management and project delivery skills, using both internal resources and vendors to drive projects to completion
    • Competent in leading and managing high performing technical teams
    • Proven interpersonal skills with persuasive written and oral communications ability
    • Develop a team of results-oriented engineers

    Qualifications

    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or other related discipline preferred
    • 5+ years leading technical teams of 5 or more staff
    • Experience with cloud environments (AWS and Azure) required
    • Experience with Cisco Meraki networking infrastructure and Cloud Voice preferred
    • Experience supporting O365 required
    • Experience working with vendors and other consultants
    • Strong focus on operational excellence
    • Proven success in implementing and supporting modern technical systems
    • Strong attention to detail and excellent problem-solving skills
    • Outstanding communication skills, both written and oral
    • Competency with Microsoft Office Suite
    • A positive attitude and an earnest interest in providing quality customer service

    OUR VALUES

    Working here is different from many other organizations. We have a relentless commitment to a culture based on a business philosophy called Market Based Management® (MBM®). Informed by the principles that allow a free and open society to flourish, MBM® empowers individuals to innovate, improve, and transform their work while fostering a healthy, growing organization that creates long-term value for its customers and supporters and fulfillment for its employees. Ten Guiding Principles that encourage principled thought and action form the MBM® culture: Integrity, Compliance, Value Creation, Principled Entrepreneurship, Customer Focus, Knowledge, Change, Humility, Respect, and Fulfillment.

    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. EOE/M/F/D/V

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