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Head of IT / Infrastructure (Director, Infrastructure, IB)

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Recruiter
Harrington Starr
Posted
14 August 2014
Closes
11 September 2014
Ref
MSt-HeadofIT
Contact
Melissa St Hill
Function
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£70000 - £90000 per annum + excellent benefits

Further information

Head of IT / Infrastructure (Director, Infrastructure, Investment Bank)

Head of IT / Infrastructure (Director, Head of Infrastructure, Head of IT, Investment Bank, Windows Infrastructure, Cloud Technology, Financial Services, London)

Organisation: Hosted Banking Technology

Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + Benefits

Location: South West London

A niche and highly prestigious Investment Bank is on the lookout for a Head of IT (Director, Infrastructure, Investment Bank) to join their team based in Mayfair, London ASAP. The Head of IT (Director, Infrastructure, Investment Bank) will also work to manage a small team of engineers (5 direct reports), having overall responsibility for all aspects of IT within the business.

As the Head of (Director, Infrastructure, Investment Bank), you will be taking advantage of the market conditions that are giving rise to an ever increasing profitable business model, but one that is also positioned to really capitalise on the move towards Cloud and Software as a Service systems.

The role will oversee several product lines with the authority to really make a change; this includes strategic continuity, resource portfolio management, creating a robust IT roadmap and scale up the systems. There will be a nice mix of team management as well as project based work around internal and external infrastructure technology.

The Head of IT (Director, Infrastructure, Investment Bank) will also be involved in:

  • Project management of internal and external IT infrastructure
  • Implementation of new levels of IT service to the business, also ensuring that all levels of IT are as up to date as possible
  • Client relationship and management of the hosted environment
  • Budget and change management - ensuring that all vendors are engaged within a service and cost review program
  • Responsibility for internal IT and changes within the business
  • In order to be considered for the role of the Head of IT / Infrastructure Head of IT / Infrastructure (Director, Head of Infrastructure, Head of IT, Investment Bank, Windows Infrastructure, Cloud Technology, Financial Services, London) the following is important:

  • A good understanding of internal IT management
  • Previous experience working with and managing and IT department within a financial services organisation
  • The ability to work in a hands on capacity with Windows based infrastructure as and when required
  • Impeccable communication and documentation capabilities
  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation that have plans for growth in the near future. The Head of IT will be working alongside board members and will be required to contribute ideas and suggestions into the business as a key and valued member.

    Head of IT / Infrastructure (Director, Head of Infrastructure, Head of IT, Investment Bank, Windows Infrastructure, Cloud Technology, Financial Services, London)

    Harrington Starr