Director of IT Networking Infrastructure


On Site
Depends on Experience
Full Time
Accepts corp to corp applications
No Travel Required


Cloud Architecture
Computer Science
Software Architecture
Systems administration
cloud infrastructure
help desk
performance tuning

Job Details

This company is looking for an exceptional IT Director Networking Infrastructure who thrives on the challenges of people leadership, scaling infrastructure, and fostering a culture of collaboration and engineering excellence. The ideal candidate will have experience managing networking infrastructure, datacenter, help desk, and DevOps in a fast-growing company with stringent security requirements. They will also have experience building and automating AWS cloud infrastructure.

If you're passionate about orchestrating secure, scalable, and resilient On Prem and Datacenter cloud environments while leading a dynamic team, you're exactly the talent we seek. This position will require the person to still be hands on in the role, it s a smaller and stable software company that is growing quickly.

What you will do:

As a Director of IT Networking Infrastructure, you will oversee all aspects of:

  • Develop a Cloud Controls blueprint, roadmap, and data model.
  • Oversee day-to-day operations (build, deploy, release)
  • Automate infrastructure provisioning, deployment, and delivery in the cloud.
  • Support and troubleshoot cloud deployment and environment issues.
  • Manage cloud vendor relationships.
  • Own the program budget and ensure traceability of the program spend.
  • Implement monitoring tools and dashboards.
  • Maintain high standards of execution within the team
  • Ensures security and privacy standards and practices are enforced on our environment
  • The position is 100% hands-on


  • Previous experience as a Network Administrator in either Linux/Unix
  • Sufficient On Prem and Datacenter expertise
  • High Volume Server Environment in Linux/Unix
  • Exposure to high-traffic environment (multi-gigabit)
  • Expert knowledge of troubleshooting tools (i.e tcpdump, netstat, iostat, traceroute)
  • Systems administration-level knowledge of HTTP/Apache, DNS/BIND, SSH, SNMP, NFS, Perl and/or Shell, Puppet, Cacti, Nagios, etc.
  • Experience with performance tuning, package installation, patch management updates, network and server management issues
  • Ability to write Bash, Perl, Python, and/or Ruby scripts for monitoring, regular maintenance, and automation of tasks.
  • Extensive hands-on experience with building and managing scalable cloud infrastructure in AWS.
  • Solid understanding of standard Internet services and protocols (DNS, TCP/IP, HTTP)
  • Experience with SaaS backend products
  • Solid experience with Cloud Architecture.
  • Proficient in Unix/Linux system administration
  • Experienced with Git
  • Passionate about new technologies
  • Excellent collaborative, team player, relationship skills
  • Process-oriented.
  • Self motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results, and passionate about the job
  • BA/BSc in Engineering/Computer Science or similar


  • Development background and Software Architecture experience - a major advantage
  • Experienced with DB Administration such as Postgres
  • 3+ years of experience in DevOps

OUR BENEFITS (there are others too!):

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage plans
  • Generous PTO
  • 401k match

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