HEAD IT INFRASTRUCTURE

INDUSTRY: FINANCIAL SERVICES

HEAD IT INFRASTRUCTURE

Responsible to plan, direct and design company’s IT infrastructure while simultaneously managing the IT team responsible for maintaining that infrastructure. Collaborates with other members of the IT team, IT Infrastructure Managers must also frequently collaborate with colleagues in different departments. IT Infrastructure Managers typically work exclusively in an office setting, and will oversee lower-level IT employees while reporting to higher-level members; the Chief Information Officer.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensuring security of the existing IT paraphernalia
  • Planning IT infrastructure requirements based on the existing projects and keeping future requirements in mind
  • Ensuring that the data stored are safe and creating backups is systems suffer failure
  • Planning disaster recovery drills and strategies
  • Monitoring and auditing the usage patterns or IT systems in the company
  • Allocating responsibilities to staff in order to provide better end-user interface, quality of service and efficient customer support
  • Planning budget of IT essentials in the company
  • Documenting all details and regularly updating them
  • Providing troubleshooting solutions in times of IT disasters in the company

SKILLS AND SPECIFICATIONS

  • Excellent knowledge about various aspects of IT and IT infrastructure so as to recommend best systems for the company
  • Excellent management and observation skill
  • Strong presence of mind and problem solving abilities
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to formulate feasible budgets based on the finances of the company
  • Good time and finance management skills
  • Good customer service ethics
  • Ability to motivate and generate high quality results from the IT team

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Job Location: Lagos Nigeria

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