To identify, evaluate and resolve business issues, manage budgets, provide leadership and work on abstract problems across all functional areas within IT.
As an Infrastructure , you will be working closely with a group of highly professional individuals to provide end-to-end infrastructure solutions.
We are a highly technical company, but we have an unusually strong focus on business outcomes. Your focus will be on managing critical business infrastructure for clients.
You’ll be a key tech person in our systems implementations, but will work collaboratively with other team members to come up with the right solutions and implement them.
Responsible for executing on functional and business goals of the group and the organization
Assist management in policy development and technology planning
Works cross-functionally with Information Technology partners, business partners, suppliers and other teams to ensure successful completion of programs and projects
Develops project plans, objectives and schedules that support company objectives and business unit / department needs.
Works with the business unit to define the scope, business objectives and required project results and develops project schedules and budgets
Estimates negotiate and obtain human, software and hardware resources to meet the group’s requirements
Manages and monitors project schedules, progress and costs to ensure projects are completed on time and effectively. Maintains, adjusts and updates program and project plans as needed.
Consolidates, communicates and manages all issues and risks affecting the program or project
Develop and supervise staff by defining and prioritizing goals; providing guidance and work direction; promoting personal and professional development;
and providing staff training
Writing a script to automate the regular administration tasks
Configuring and deploying servers (windows / linux)
Providing 3rd level support for hard / deep problems
Developing and refining images for standard operating environment
Managing datacenter activities
Diagnosing windows server
Configuring new systems (including researching price / performance, compatibility, etc)
Acting as a technical mentor for infrastructure support team
Going deep on a technical problem and emerging with the answer
Preparing a consulting report for a client
Participate in proof of concepts and prototypes.
Participate in and / or conduct solution design reviews
Collaborate with a team of Technical Project Managers, Subject Matter Experts, vendors, business etc
Developing system designs for new prospects (i.e. pre sales engineering)
Education B.S. in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / Information Technology
Must have excellent interpersonal and written communication skills
Preferably with one year experience in any IT field (new graduates will still be considered)
Preferably Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) Required Skills
M.S. Active Directory (2003 & 2008)
M.S. Exchange (2007 & 2010)
HP Enterprise Servers / SAN, iSCSI Storage
Enterprise Backup and Archiving Solutions (VERITAS, ACRONIS, MS DPM, and Symantec Enterprise Vault)
Enterprise Security Solutions (Forefront, Trendmicro, & / or McAfee)
Ability to manage enterprise SERVERS / SAN / iSCSI Storages and backup media
LAN and WAN TCP / IP networking
Virtualization and cloud computing
Clustering and replication implementation
Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, MAC)
Comprehensive knowledge of the functions and operational characteristics of IT professional services and bestpractices
Possesses an engineering background
Ability to research and design effective solutions to user requirements
Possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Possesses presentation and rapport skills
Ability to be Proactive, self motivating and showing initiatives
Ability to understand and carry out complex oral and written instructions
Ability to communicate effectively, both orally, and in writing
At least 5 years of experience in information technology with 4+ years of experience in large scale system architecture methods and designs within a corporate environment.
Must have excellent interpersonal and written communication skills (English). Knowledge in Arabic is a plus.