Full Time
Riyadh - KSA
Posted 1 month ago

Data Center Manager

Data Center

  • Deliver stable and responsive application, server, data storage, and backup services and software for the Development, Corporate, and Production datacenter environments.
  • Ensure that the differential backups are maintained as per the backup schedule, and configures the backup job in the Veeam Backup & Replication Software as per the backup schedule. In addition, Ensure that all backups are moved real-time to tape and on full utilization, the tape is moved to an offsite location, the Data Recovery Center.
  • Oversee the datacenter master plan and modify as appropriate to adjust for changing circumstances that fulfil Company needs.
  • Plan, schedule, and implement servers upgrades, implementations, and migrations in a timely manner, and during times that will have the minimum impact on company’s business services or users of the affected networks & systems.
  • Monitor systems uptime and make any necessary repairs utilizing available datacenter resources before they cause business outages
  • Provides Second level support for all company implemented projects based on customer agreements.
  • Perform maintenance and upgrades during off-hours and provide 24×7 on-call support.
  • Lead Disaster Recovery initiative from an infrastructure perspective including documenting recovery procedures of all critical components.

Security Management

  • Take a lead role in ensuring the security and compliance requirements of systems and protected data.
  • Ensure that all implemented projects meet best practice security guidelines.
  • Support company through the testing and evaluation of new technologies and security controls.
  • Determine security features, service levels and management requirements for Systems and Hardware providers in consultation with Information Security Director.

Strategic Planning

  • Positively enhancing external customer perceptions of company by ensuring Systems availability and effective easy-to-use and rapid interfaces to support communication and transaction.Contribute significantly to capacity, scalability, and budget planning.
  • New technology evaluation and ongoing vendor management.
  • Come up with evaluation assessments to rate vendor’s new technology gadgets.
  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks.
  • Identify opportunities for effective external hosting of core business applications to provide scalable systems capable of supporting geographically diverse workforce.

Document Control

  • Write technical reports that include suggested resolution for identified problem areas and perform operational risk assessment

People Management

  • Provide clear direction, prioritize tasks, assign and delegate responsibility and monitor the workflow of the Staffing Services Section
  • Provide coaching and feedback to team members
  • Plan, manage and review individual performance and provide regular feedback, developing opportunities and coaching, taking prompt action where necessary
  • Ensure Datacenter and IT Operations complies with Company policies and processes, practices and systems, and maintain Company high standard of work and work ethic
  • Select, direct, develop & motivate staff within IT infrastructure to deliver the highest levels of performance, further build capabilities and deliver a highly professional service to meet internal customer expectations.

Knowledge and Experience

  • More than 5 years of expertise in implementing, administering, and troubleshooting Datacenter and System
  • Administration, including IT support services for a running business, Creating Virtual Environment, and Hardening Servers and OS.
  • Deep understanding of Windows Active Directory And MS-Exchange
  • Data Storage architecture including FC Switching and Zoning
  • Broad understanding of IP protocols, at all layers of the stack
  • Familiarity with MS Hyper-V, IIS, SQL
  • Experience with Mail and Web Security Gateway products
  • Remote access Design- RDP, VNC, VPN with RSA
  • Security monitoring and awareness techniques
  • Datacenter design and installation
  • Project management skills
  • Security monitoring and awareness techniques including IPS and SEIM.
  • Experience with WAN and LAN technologies
  • Knowledge of ITSM framework
  • best practice guidelines (ISO 17799, NIST, etc.)
  • Remote access Design- RDP, VNC, VPN with RSA.
  • Knowledge in multi-platform IT environments
  • Experience of working in a multinational company
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Job Features

Job CategoryInformation Technology (IT)
Job LevelSenior Managers , Directors & Executives
LocationCairo Egypt

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