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VP of Infrastructure - Des Moines, IA


Des MoinesIowa

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Brandi Newberry

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JN -052019-13335

Job Description

AVID Technical Resources is partnering with our client to find a VP of Infrastructure for a full-time opportunity in Des Moines, IA. 
Responsibilities Include:
  • Recommending strategies, policies, and procedures
  • Managing relationships between IT, Business, and third parties
  • Developing requirements, outlines, budgets, and project schedules
  • Accomplishing financial objectives by forecasting requirements, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances, and initiating corrective action
  • Participating in hardware and software evaluations and maintaining vendor contracts
  • Managing change requests between development, staging, and production environments
  • Set goals for performance and deadlines
  • Organizing workflow and ensuring that employees understand their duties
  • Monitoring employee productivity and providing constructive feedback
  • Preparing and submitting performance reports
Required Experience:
  • 15+ years of experience in Information Technology
  • 5+ years of experience managing or directing an infrastructure team
  • Solid knowledge of storage, servers, networking, and cloud technologies
  • Experience preparing and delivering performance reviews
  • Hardware and software procurement experience
  • Ability to travel as required
  • Ability to work in a full-time role without sponsorship
About AVID Technical Resources:
AVID (Applications, Voice, Internet, Data) Technical Resources is a contract and permanent IT recruiting company. Headquartered in Boston, AVID specializes in placing information technology professionals with either an Infrastructure Support or Applications Development background.
Since our inception in 2003, AVID has grown to be among the leading IT recruiting firms in the area. This explosive growth has led to a number of awards and recognition. Inc. Magazine recently listed AVID on their exclusive Inc. 500/5000 Fastest Growing Privately-Held Companies in the US. AVID was named one of the Leading IT Staffing Agencies in the Northeast by Forbes Magazine and the Boston Business Journal ranked AVID Technical Resources the 7th Fastest Growing Privately-held Company in Massachusetts.
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