Robert Half Azure Network Manager in Houston, Texas
Our organization seeks a seasoned Sr. IT Manager of Infrastructure, Network, and Cybersecurity. This pivotal role demands expansive technical expertise in Public Cloud, Microsoft Windows, LAN/WAN switching & routing within the framework of CSA and NIST security. Your responsibilities will span optimizing the infrastructure environment, fortifying networks, and protecting against escalating cybersecurity threats.
Strategic Planning: Devise a comprehensive IT infrastructure, network, and cybersecurity strategy aligning with organizational ambitions. Effortlessly innovate by proposing cost-effective, efficient technologies.
Systems Architecture: Aid in the evaluation of enterprise systems procurement. Understand the intricacies of system integration, creating an integrated enterprise system. Collaborate with leaders to maximize the usage of existing technology.
Infrastructure Management: Supervise the end-to-end management of our IT infrastructure for optimized performance.
Network Architecture: Design and implement a resilient, high-performance network infrastructure. Assure the security of network operations by instating and managing advanced network security measures.
Cybersecurity Oversight: Steer the development of a far-reaching cybersecurity strategy. Identify and neutralize cybersecurity risks and stay informed about industry trends.
Team Leadership: Cultivate a high-performance team culture that fuels an atmosphere of continuous learning.
Vendor Management: Partner with vendors, negotiate contracts, and maintain relationships with technology partners for progressive mutual growth.
Compliance and Governance: Mitigate any risks associated with non-compliance, devise stringent IT policies, and commit to a governance framework for transparent operations.
IT Service Management: Spearhead the IT service and helpdesk team for unrivaled service delivery.
With a Bachelor's or Master's degree in a relevant field, you should bring a deep understanding of business-IT alignment. Prior leadership experience in Azure IT Infrastructure, Azure Cybersecurity, and Network functions. Proficient in data center technologies, end-point management, Microsoft 365, Azure platform, Azure transformation from on-prem, and implementing ITSM/ITIL standards. Distinguished skills in communication, interpersonal relations, and decision-making. Experience with Managed Services Providers (MSPs) is a plus.
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