• Location: Miami, Florida
  • Date Posted: 11th Mar, 2020
  • Reference: 03112020ap

Director, Infrastructure and Cloud Operations - Miami, FL - $150/hr.


A leading digital media company in the Miami area is searching for an interim Director of Infrastructure and Cloud Operations who has both technical leadership and cloud migration experience. As the Director of Infrastructure and Cloud Operations, you will be planning, directing, and managing the secure migration of on-prem infrastructure to an Azure environment. This is a full-time, 18 month contract with potential for extension.


Responsibilities:



  • Provide leadership and management for multi-disciplinary teams during Azure migration

  • Ensure the resilience, security, and reliability of operational technology systems in the cloud

  • Ensure compliance with identity management and security practices set forth by the business

  • Routinely test and assess the technology operating environment, identifying and remediating any items that introduce unacceptable risk

  • Prepare regular technical and executive reports on operational status, planned and/or ongoing initiatives, and strategy for meeting future needs



Requirements:



  • A Bachelor's degree in Information Science, Computer Science, or a related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • 7+ years of personnel management in a technology setting

  • Significant experience in leading cloud migrations to Microsoft Azure

  • Hands-on technical expertise with implementation and administration of Azure

  • Demonstrated understanding of how to proactively identify and address operational technology needs

  • Demonstrated understanding of how to proactively identify and address information security risks

  • One or more technical certifications, particularly in cloud computing, are strongly preferred



Please contact me directly at a.panel@nigelfrank.com for all inquiries.


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