[SASAG] IT Manager position at Global Energy Concepts
tallpaul at speakeasy.org
tallpaul at speakeasy.org
Fri Aug 3 06:17:14 PDT 2007
Global Energy Concepts are hiring an IT Manager for a Windows shop. Folks
from my company play Ultimate Frisbee with their employees periodically
and we do work with them occasionally. GEC seems like it would be a great
place to work.
IT Manager - AD02
The IT Manager will oversee and manage the information technology systems
of a rapidly growing firm including network operations; overall computer,
server, portable computing devices, and procurements; and custom
application development; in addition to managing IT technical staff and
outside IT technical consultants. Specifically, the IT Manager will:
Oversee network operations by managing in-house staff and outsourced
server and network specialists.
Manage the development of a custom database and associated
application that is currently being developed by outside consultants. This
application will form a mission-critical backbone to the organization.
Oversee the creation and ongoing support of geographically remote
branch offices and remote home and small office users.
Manage the information technology department in accordance with
organizational policies and goals.
Ensure that the department as a whole maintains the proper
functioning of company's information processing system and make upgrades
Help business operations utilize information systems to improve
Manage one existing full-time, in-house Help Desk technician,
including prioritization of duties and coordination of activities with
GECâs outside IT Consultant.
Manage GECâs outside IT technical consultant. This contracted firm
is tasked with all server and network operation, performance, upgrades,
patching, and modification activities. This firm provides 24/7 server
monitoring and support to GEC as part of their contract.
Provide oversight, monitoring, planning, and direction of the IT
Consultantâs activities combined with utilizing GECâs internal
capabilities to provide a robust and reliable work environment for GECâs
employees. GECâs IT consultant has contractual obligations to meet
specific response time requirements. The IT Manager will monitor
performance and initiate corrective actions in the event support
activities do not meet expectations.
In the event of system issues or outages, communicate to GECâs
principals in a timely manner regarding status of the issues, estimated
return-to-service time, and interim measures that ensure client and
Manage GECâs overall computer, server, portable computing devices,
networks, external vendors, service providers, and procurements.
Prepare annual budgets. Perform quarterly reporting regarding the IT
system to GECâs principals. Identify upcoming needs or industry changes
that require migration planning.
Ensure security of data on all servers, networks, workstations, and
Evaluate and ensure all backup and archive systems are functional
The position requires a bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of
experience in the field or in a related area. MCSE, CCDA, CCDP, or
equivalent broad-scope certification. The position will require extensive
experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Application Instructions (Posted 07/12/07)
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