Location: Reston, VA

Job ID: 5803

Senior Manager – Infrastructure and Applications - Cyber
Capital TechSearch is seeking a Senior Manager to lead IT Operations for a global Information Security organization in the Northern Virginia area.
Our client is a global Fortune 100 organization with offices all over the world.
The Senior Manager will lead the Infrastructure and Applications team providing the design, implementation and 24x7 support of the technology infrastructure that supports a global incident response team responsible for incident response operations, analysis and coordination, and forensics.
Some international and domestic travel is required (15%)
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of the Infrastructure and Applications team.
  • Lead by example, mentor, and train Infrastructure team personnel, which may include geographically dispersed personnel and contractors.
  • Manage the OS-level systems, applications, network systems, and infrastructure for backups, patching, and compliance.
  • Work and collaborate with global teams to deploy, maintain, troubleshoot, and manage infrastructure and application systems.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to ensure the ongoing, reliable performance of infrastructure and application systems.
  • Develop and implement solutions for managing the infrastructure and application environment to include monitoring, reporting, system incident management and resolution.
  • Evaluate and improve on operational processes and metrics, procedure manuals, and documentation.
  • Develop, track and improve key performance indicators for personnel and systems.
  • Developing annual team and individual objectives and mentoring personnel to best meet objectives for team and personal growth.
  • Build and maintain effective relationships with other GSIRT and other teams.

Your Ideal Background: (all not required)
  • At least 7-10 years' experience in IT with 5 years' experience in one or more of the following areas: information security, network operations, or system administration
  • Experience that demonstrates expert level administrative knowledge of Linux based operating systems
  • Familiarity with Windows administration, Active Directory/LDAP, VMWare or other virtualization systems, Storage arrays, SAN fabric
  • Expertise with automating complex tasks via scripting languages (Perl, PowerShell, Python, etc..) and/or a configuration management solutions is a plus.
  • Hands on experience with API calls and SQL queries is a plus.
  • Experience administrating Linux server and applications in an Active Directory environment is a plus.
  • Experience with system automation tools like Saltstack, Chef, Ansible or similar tools is a plus.
  • Experience working in a globally dispersed 24x7 operating environment with strict change controls.
  • Previous experience required within one or more of the following areas: DevOps, SecDevOps, information security, datacenter operations, or system administration with a significant security element.
  • Ability to work on multiple programs simultaneously, with strong ability to prioritize multiple tasks and respond to emergencies, organize and schedule work effectively.
  • Ability to effectively communicate, both written and verbal, in a professional environment to executive level and junior level personnel.
  • Ability to work and make objective decisions independently.

To be immediately and seriously considered for this exceptional opportunity please apply below. Your responses will be held in the strictest confidence.

Please call our office if you have any questions. Capital TechSearch, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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