Manager, Infrastructure Services
We are now looking for a Infrastructure Service Manager to strengthen our IT Services with a solid knowledge of both networking and datacenter/server technology.
We offer an interesting development possibility where your role is to further develop and keep our infrastructure in an excellent shape at a corresponding cost level in an environment where the data is both on-premise and in cloud. This requires developing and supporting the environment, as well as troubleshooting problems that may occur. Part of the role is to also provide input on new Azure solutions’ design from architecture perspective and provide insight on new solutions’ operational requirements. Moreover, existing on-premise solutions might need to be migrated and consolidated to new cloud platforms, which requires technical skills. Besides this, practical knowledge about integrations and Active Directory (on premise and Azure AD) is relevant. You will evaluate new initiatives and their fit to the Kemira infrastructure principles. You will be responsible of guaranteeing cost efficiency while running resources on different platforms. Project Management skills are seen as a plus. You are a solid team player, motivator and a team manager. You have a practical, can do attitude and are able to deliver in a service-oriented way.
As an Infrastructure Services Manager, you will co-operate with current Kemira lead infra-architect, aiming on building a long-term sustainable environment. You will also work tightly with our Kemira IT Solution Architect and respective business process IT Concept Owners who are driving the business projects forward.
You will be managing a team of infrastructure specialists who support you in the day to day activities. In addition, you will be managing numerous external infra suppliers, varying in scope, role and related governance needs.
What we offer:
- An independent, challenging global role in a developing organization supported by highly motivated and skilled international coworkers
- Possibility to develop your own skillset and expertise
- Working environment that embraces safety, sustainable future & environment and people
What you need:
- Strong and proven knowledge of server and network architecture
- Understanding of IaaS, PaaS current and future offerings
- Experience with various cloud computing environments
- Solid service management expertise (ITIL)
- Capable of planning and executing transitions and relevant projects
- Broad IAM concept understanding including Azure AD
- Overall understanding of security solutions best-practices
You have minimum a Bachelor´s degree and 5 years of experience in a technical infrastructure role. Experience of managing outsourced services is an advantage. You are used to working with internal and external customers and have excellent communication skills. Fluent spoken and written English is necessary in the global Kemira organization.
This position is based in Helsinki and you will be reporting to our Director, IT Services. For further information please contact Rob Wesselius, Director, IT Services, +31 653 169 386 (CET). Please apply via kemira.com/careers no later than January 25, 2019.
Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to be our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. Kemira IT enables efficient business through high-availability and harmonized IT applications and services, real-time business information and high information security.
Kemira is an equal opportunity employer.