Job Overview

Company:
Amazon
Title:
IT Manager
Skills:
IT leadership Cisco Linux Windows
Date Posted:
8-20-2014
Location:
Shepherdsville, KY
Area Code:
502
Employ. Type:
FULLTIME
Pay Rate:
Market
Job Length:
PERM
Position ID:
240388
Dice ID:
amzafcit
Travel Required:
unspecified
Telecommute:
no

Contact Information

Phone:
not applicable
Save this job
Printer-Friendly

Job Description

  • IT Manager
  • Shepherdsville, KY
At Amazon, we strive to be Earth’s most customer-centric company where people can find and discover anything they want to buy online. We hire the world’s brightest minds, offering them an environment in which they can relentlessly improve the experience for customers. Innovation and creativity are built into the DNA of the company and are encouraged at all levels of employment. Every day we solve complex technical and business problems with ingenuity and simplicity. We’re making history and the good news is we’ve only just begun.

Amazon, one of the top 100 companies in the United States, has an immediate opening for an IT Manager in our Fulfillment Center. Fulfillment Centers throughout the US handle millions of items from tens of thousands of vendors and ships them across the globe each day. The successful candidate must have demonstrable leadership skills in a fast-paced environment. She/he will coordinate training, manage resources, and direct the efforts of a world class staff. Candidate must be forward thinking with a high degree of customer service focus and excellent communication skills. The IT manager serves as the liaison between the infrastructure and general operations of the facility. Amazon IT Managers are expected to have a high degree of technical aptitude over a large scope of IT software, hardware, and networking disciplines. Amazon seeks individuals who are willing to Work Hard, Have Fun, and join us in making Worldwide History.
  • Ability to stand/walk for 10-12 hours per day
  • Willingness to work flexible schedule as necessary
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 2+ years managing teams in a high pressure IT environment
  • Technical expertise in one or more IT related fields including networking, Linux administration, Microsoft administration, and/or Cisco network configuration and management
  • Understanding of core internet technologies - DHCP, DNS, mail transport, TCP/IP.
  • Experience in Procurement, Budgeting, Forecasting, and Asset Management
  • Project management skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business or technical discipline
  • High Degree of ownership in all matters within the IT infrastructure
  • Proven skills in leadership development and team building
  • Excellent understanding of computers
  • Superior technical aptitude
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving ability
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer - Minority / Female / Disability / Vet

Company Overview

find more jobs with this company

At Matlen Silver, we're always looking for IT and development pros who thrive on more challenging assignments, working for some of the most demanding and high-profile companies in the business.

With Matlen Silver, you'd be working alongside IT and development pros who are a notch or two or three above average. Many of our consultants and specialists have been working with us for years. They like it here. Because, we realize that skills, expertise, and hard-won chops count for everything.

We love the rockstars, the self-taught geniuses, the niche specialists who know things almost no one knows. We love heads-down producers, the imaginative renegades, the go-to veterans who know what they know inside out. If you've been disappointed or bored or unappreciated with other contracting firms – and if you're really, really good at what you do – we should talk.

Save this job