Head of Infrastructure

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  • Open Positions 1
  • Experience 5 Years
  • Qualifications Certificate

Job Description

Fexco Payments & FX are currently recruiting for a Head of Infrastructure to join their team in Killorglin, Co. Kerry on a permanent basis.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Partners with COO to lead the technology infrastructure strategy and execution for the enterprise.
  • Planning, project management and implementation leadership, identifying opportunities for automation, cost savings, and service quality improvement.
  • Provides infrastructure services vision, enables innovation and seeks to leverage IT trends that can create business value consistent with the company’s requirements and expectations.
  • Lead teams of system administrators, database administrators, and site reliability engineers.
  • Works closely with and manages strategic vendor partner relationships. Setup and run governance, particularly compliance with PCI, with the partners. Build strategic relationships for creating value for the organization; research and make recommendations on hardware, software, and cloud purchases and negotiate with vendors to ensure cost-effective purchasing decisions.
  • Participate in the formulation of the division’s enterprise architecture and business system plans; assessing cost and feasibility, and ensuring the plan is aligned with and supports the strategic goals of the business; developing and executing on budgets for same.
  • Hands-on technical depth enables direct oversight, problem-solving leadership and participation for complex infrastructure implementation, system upgrades and operational troubleshooting.
  • Experience with comprehensive disaster recovery architecture and operations, including storage area network and redundant, highly-available server and network architectures. Leadership for delivery of 24/7 service operations and KPI compliance.
  • Optimise costs of organisation-wide infrastructure and application services through an appropriate mix of internal and external resources.
  • Leads the design, specification, configuration, installation, and maintenance of LAN, hardware, software, and telecommunications services and internet service providers.
  • Implement an enterprise-wide information security plan that protects the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the company’s data and servers.
  • Implement processes to identify and mitigate information risks within the organisation.
  • Develop, implement, and direct the organisation’s information technology security program, consistent with policies that support business objectives and requirements.

Qualifications / Experience required:

  • 10+ years’ total experience, including 5+ years in a production 24/7 high-availability multi-site enterprise ERP environment, including application hosting, voice and data networks, security and information protection.
  • Experience of leading overall infrastructure for a complex organization and network, including multicounty setup, VLAN setup for regulatory requirement, managing data protection, cloud architecture, etc.
  • Working knowledge of GCP/AWS.
  • Working knowledge of Storage Area Network (SAN) and related technologies, Cisco-based network communications technology, High availability and disaster recovery architecture, communication and related technologies.
  • Knowledge and real world experience of Cloud technologies, including Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Exposure to ITIL concepts and adoption.
  • Experience with regulatory compliance issues, as well best practices in application and network security.


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