regional infrastructure director (retail, up to 15k) in Singapore

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contact
joey lam, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
S$ 10,000 - S$ 15,000 per month

job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
S$ 10,000 - S$ 15,000 per month
experience
10 years
reference number
91M0154873_1617791418
contact
joey lam, randstad
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job description

about the job

  • Ensure that the underlining network infrastructure and its associated technologies operate efficiently, perform within agreed targets and deliver a secure platform for the Company to carry out its business.
  • Ensure strong regional alignment with the Global CISO team/strategy and local regulations related to IT, Data Protection and Cybersecurity activities and promote any regional requirements for integration in the Global Information Security strategy.
  • Provide overall technical and managerial leadership to the team member
  • Provide guidance and perspective on Innovation (process and equipment)

Operations

  • Provide strong guidance and leadership to the teams in the support of the day-to-day IT Operations’ activities, in handling escalations, resolving user issues, and monitoring the performance of business-critical systems to prevent delays, outages and quickly resolve ongoing issues.
  • Ensures mission critical software/services and systems are available and accessible to all users as required.

Infrastructure

  • Manage the data center design, technology implementation, capacity planning/scaling, and operations for systems that are supporting multiple business systems and functions. Provide proactive monitoring, alerting, and reporting processes and procedures to ensure optimal system performance.
  • Provide project management leadership for infrastructure growth and deployment initiatives.
  • Accountable for ensuring technology projects incorporate the appropriate planning, technical analysis, budgets, and resource management in order to meet deadlines and objectives.
  • Manage a combination of internal team members and vendor services to effectively accomplish goals.
  • Develop and implement processes and procedures and ensure they are followed consistently across the IT organization.
  • Ensure compliance with hardware/software updates and lifecycle methodologies
  • Selects technology providers and serves as subject matter expert in negotiation of contracts and agreements. Maintains strong relationships with providers to ensure maximum service. Proactively evaluates IT services to determine the right sourcing and cost model.
  • Works with IT and Business Teams to identify, source, and cost infrastructure requirements for all initiatives.
  • Responsible for Disaster Recovery Planning and testing. Oversees an annual DRP test for all critical business systems.

Security

  • Act as the Regional entry point for the Global Cybersecurity team and the local functions for IT Security and Information Security.
  • Ensure alignment, implementation and monitoring of local regulations and policies in relation with Global CISO.
  • Produce presentations and analysis describing Information Security and CISO team activities for a range of audiences with varying levels of seniority.
  • Provide level 3 support for Server Infrastructure, Network and End-User computing

skills and experience required

  • Degree in computer science, engineering or relevant field.
  • Over 10 yrs experience as a Regional IT director or similar role with experience in enterprise level IT environments across Operations, Infrastructure and Cyber Security.
  • 5+ years’ experience in delivering Service management in an enterprise environment, including strategic and tactical Service management/assurance process improvements.
  • Certification in Project Management (PMI/Srum), Networking, Cloud and Security (CISSP, CISM, CISA, ISO 27001) will be a plus.
  • Proven experience in vendor management and outsource IT services.
  • Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specification.
  • Good hands-on skills on computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills with strong stakeholder management experience.
  • Outstanding communication abilities.
  • Regular travels are required.

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Joey Lam at joey.lam(@)randstad.com.sg.
(EA: 94C3609/ R1879086)

skills

infrastructure, security, management, retail

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma