Director of IT in Denver, CO at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 11/25/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Denver, CO
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/25/2019
  • Job ID:
    4616871

Job Description

Director of IT

Summary:
Our company is looking for a Director of IT to take over the infrastructure and oversight of all technical operations. We need a hands-on professional who enjoys rolling up his or her sleeves and building a team to achieve goals, meet quotas, eliminate security risks and increase customer satisfaction. The successful candidate will be a change management expert and extremely knowledgeable about the hierarchical infrastructure of VoIP/PSTN systems. You will be responsible for our entire systems administration team and will report directly to the COO. Your operations and system maintenance experience will help our systems grow as we expand.

Responsibilities:
• Develop reliable metrics for monitoring and measuring hardware, software and storage while ensuring strategic capacity planning
• Communicate clearly with administrative and cross-departmental staff, as well as customers and vendors
• Oversee the operation of server systems and cloud services
• Architect high availability solutions for mission-critical systems.
• Identify security vulnerabilities and eliminate them with strategic solutions
• Direct and support the implementation of software and hardware upgrades
• Identify and recommend new technology solutions
• Manage the internal help desk

Qualification and Skills:
• Bachelor’ s Degree in Programming, Computer Science or related field
• 4+ years’ management experience in an IT environment
• 4+ years’ programming/scripting experience using python, ruby or go
• 3+ years’ experience working with VoIP systems
• Project Management
• Git / Github
• Monitoring and Metrics (voipmonitor, prometheus / grafana, Nagios)
• Container orchestration (Kubernetes / Docker Swarm)
• Microservices
• Configuration Management (Ansible / AWX (tower) / Salt)
• Wireshark
• SIP-based VoIP (Freeswitch / Kamailio / Sonus)
• Centralized logging (Logstash / Fluentd)
• Cloud Technologies (GCE / AWS)