Job description / Role
Hays are exclusively representing an exciting investment firm based in Jeddah, KSA who currently have an exciting opening for a talented IT Infrastructure Manager. This organisation offer a unique culture that breeds innovation, taking pride in investing in new technology therefore creating excellent opportunities for the IT team to gain exposure on new and exciting projects.
The IT Infrastructure Manager will be responsible for providing leadership to a medium sized team whilst maintaining a ‘hands-on technical role. You will be very involved in architecture, design and development of the company’s network and data centre infrastructure, data communications, and telecom systems. Aside from this, you will be managing the infrastructure team, whilst responsible for strategic planning, acquisitions and deployment (RFPs, bid proposals, contracts).
To be considered for this role you should have a minimum of 5 years’ experience managing and delivering infrastructure design and operations, with a minimum of 2 years’ spent leading and managing teams of staff. You should have a strong background and knowledge in Data Centre Management including Servers, SAN storage and other Data centre Related hardware, with a broad knowledge of ICT spanning network, infrastructure and software/hardware systems. Lastly, you must have an ITIL certification, this is critical to be considered. We have a preference also for candidates that also have knowledge of PMP and/or ISO 200001.
About the Company
Hays is the leading global specialist recruiting group. We are the experts at recruiting qualified, professional and skilled people worldwide.
Our Middle East office was founded in December 2005, headquartered in Dubai UAE. We deal with clients in the UAE, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and other key areas in the region. Our consultants sector-specific knowledge and unique understanding of the local market allows us to offer an exceptional level of service across all divisions.
We currently recruit for roles in the following sectors: Accounting & Finance, Architecture, Banking, Construction & Property, Engineering, Healthcare, Human Resources, Information Technology, Logistics, Legal, Office Support, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Supply Chain & Procurement, and Sales & Marketing.
As part of our continuing expansion, we have opened a dedicated Abu Dhabi desk to further assist with our client needs across the region.