IT Operations Manager

This organisation with its headquarters in Limerick are one of Ireland’s leading food distributors. They are currently servicing over 7,000 customers from their product portfolio which has over 10,000 products. This company was initially set up as a small family business just over 30 years ago and now has a team of over 900 people. They are dedicated to providing excellent quality products and services to all customers and are currently looking for a IT Operations Manager to lead a team of IT professionals in the effective and efficient running of a highly resilient IT infrastructure spanning multiple geographical locations.

The Position

As the IT Operations Manager you will be responsible for

  • Working with IT management team, agree and implement IT strategy required to implement business strategy
  • Responsible for IT infrastructure and systems availability for the company’s operations across multiple geographical locations
  • Designing and implementing infrastructure technical architecture roadmaps to support IT strategy
  • Working closely within management to understand business and project goals and to ensure that the IT team meets their needs
  • Implementing and managing processes for incident management, problem management and change management

The Person

The successful IT Operations Manager will have strong proven people management skills with a minimum of 5 years previous experience in a management role. You will also have:

  • Experience leading a team that manages highly available, resilient server infrastructure, applications, databases, networks, storage area networks
  • Strong technical understanding of computer hardware, software, mobile technologies, security and general LAN and WAN technologies
  • An honours degree in IT / Computer Science or a related qualification
  • A professional certification in computer technologies (Microsoft, VMWare, Cisco, etc)

For more information on this role, apply noe or call Ger Gardiner at HRM on 021 435 87 48

Salary: €70000 - €70000 Location: Limerick