Network Manager/IT Manager

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  • Location:

    Arden Hills

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job ref:

    376440

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiration date:

    08/14/2022

  • Start date:

    08/08/2022

Job Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Network Manager/IT Manager (REMOTE) for an opportunity with a client located in Arden Hills, MN.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop and manage to budgets, schedules, performance standards, and driving accountability of team to objectives

  • Lead execution of critical programs and strategies to reduce cost and enable emerging technologies

  • Works collaboratively, effectively, and efficiently with stakeholders to ensure alignment and prioritization of goals and resources across multiple stakeholders, project priorities, and organizational initiatives

  • Responsible for providing updates to IT executives regarding the strategic vision and execution status

  • Lead the team to identify and execute network security strategies that improve the security aspects of offered services

  • Lead a cross-functional team to manage and execute assigned services and initiatives

  • Identifies innovative uses of Technology to provide a competitive advantage

  • Responsible for staffing and developing Product Teams comprised of scrum masters, analysts, and engineers/developers

  • Responsible for Global Network and Firewall footprint (management, uptime, risk mitigation and resources & consolidation strategy)

  • Develop tooling and automation to drive efficiency and quality in all aspects of our work

  • Key contributor in the creation and execution of the strategic objectives and tactical roadmaps focused on transforming Network and Network Security

  • Responsible for developing and managing a global team of internal and external resources (10+ direct reports)

  • Collaborate with Cyber Security Team to review the security controls in on premise and cloud-based applications

  • Establishes, implements, and ensures compliance with all networking security standards and policies.

  • Works under minimal supervision. Independently determine and develop approaches to deliver results

  • Use OKRs and KPIs to measure success and to communicate to your team, customers, and leadership

  • Ensure deliverables meet or exceed service-level expectations for quality, timeliness, performance and budget

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Software Engineering, related technical degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • A minimum of 7+ years of experience in IT and partnering with Stakeholders

  • A minimum of 3 years in a IT Manager role leading people and projects

  • Ability to work on a Global team in person and in a collaborative virtual setting; self-motivated, self-directed, adaptable

  • Proven experience developing and maintaining strong relationships with IT Partners, Stakeholders and Vendors

  • Demonstrated strong financial acumen and experience managing program financial, operational budgets, vendor relationships, contracts and negotiations

  • Demonstrated experience in IT contract management (MSA's, Software / Subscription Agreements, Professional Services)

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and deliver IT strategies

  • Outstanding problem-solving skills to assist in maintaining project progress and on design issues

  • Understanding of security and network infrastructure related technologies (preferred)

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.

EEO Employer

Signature Consultants is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Signature will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 888.838.1020.