Head of Infrastructure

Location: London, England Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Sector: IT & Telecoms Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Ryan Lockyer

Head of Infrastructure

Head of Infrastructure required by a well established and growing FinTech organisation based in London who are currently looking for a CTO of Operations / Head of Infrastructure who has previous experience working within the FinTech / Financial industry to take control of their Shared Services, Operations, Databases and Programmes Teams that has extensive experience of Capacity Planning, Strategy Planning & Definition, Planning & Budget management, Financial Planning, and Technologies such as VMware, Microsoft SQL Server, VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure), Palo Alto Firewalls, Single Sign On, Access Management Controls, Jira, Confluence, Atlassian.

For the right Head of Infrastructure, my client is able to offer a salary circa:

  • £85,000 - £95,000 Per Annum

They will also be able to offer the Head of Infrastructure a range of benefits including:

  • Annual Bonus
  • Unlimited Growth Opportunity within the Role
  • Career / Personal Development
  • Pension Plan
  • Numerous other perks ...

The head of Infrastructure will be coming into this position having 14 - 20 staff reporting into them and this number is set to increase steadily over the next 3 - 5 years incorporating several teams (Infrastructure, Shared Services, Operations, Programmes, Databases). The Head of IT will not be expected to complete hands on Technical tasks however we are looking for someone who has strong technical skills / knowledge so that they can keep an eye on tasks being completed and ensure they are being done in the most efficient way possible.

Previous experience required by candidates for the Head of Infrastructure role will include but is not limited to:

  • FinTech / Financial Sector Experience
  • Capacity Planning Experience - Building out and establishing the structure behind Capacity Planning
  • Define & Participate in the Implementation of Strategy
  • Team / Teams Management
  • Budget Management and Creation
  • Financial Planning experience
  • Technical Knowledge covering: VMware, Microsoft SQL Server, VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure), Palo Alto Firewalls, Single Sign On, Access Management Controls, Jira, Confluence, Atlassian

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Infrastructure to join an award winning, quickly growing FinTech company based in London. The client has some incredibly interesting projects planned over the next few years and the possibility for growth and development in this position is limitless. This really is a chance to completely make a position your own.

If you would like more information on the Head of Infrastructure role, or would like to apply please send your CV as quickly as possible.

(The Head of Infrastructure may also be classed Head of Operations, Head of Shared Services or similar. This is a CTO level position within the organisation).

Head of Infrastructure

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