Are you inspired by “what’s next”? So are we.
When you join the Albemarle team, you contribute to a better tomorrow. You will play a role in powering many of the world’s largest and most critical industries, from energy and communications to transportation and electronics. We are putting innovation to work to improve people’s lives and we want YOU to be a part of it.
The Director of Network Infrastructure is responsible for infrastructure and technology architecture globally across the company. He or she will possess a sound understanding of messaging, network optimization/SDN, voice/VoIP, storage, virtualization, cloud/IaaS/PaaS, as well as end-user computing like MDM and VDI. This is a role for a thought leader who will design, evangelize and deliver the transformation of the company’s foundational infrastructure and operations platforms to drive an effective Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) while enabling significant advancement in mobility, collaboration, productivity and user experience.
Deep experience with Microsoft O365 and SharePoint is necessary. A track record of success with ITIL implementation, hands-on work with high-performance computing and supporting real time analytics or big data efforts, especially in the plant floor, R&D or supply chain context, would be a significant plus, as is experience with related technology supporting Industrial Control Systems and operations, such as SCADA, RFID and handhelds.
The Director will drive the roadmap to streamline, standardize and strengthen infrastructuresecurity, business continuity and disaster recovery across sites while achieving substantive improvement in performance, reliability, robustness and scalability across the computing ecosystem. He or she will drive process efficiency and business value through optimal operating model enhancements such as data center consolidation and data-driven, proactive approaches to deliver continuous improvement in infrastructure, security, continuity, content management and collaboration.
The candidate must have the gravitas and influencing skills to present to executive management, partner effectively with senior managers from other functions and colleagues across IT, and facilitate effective collaboration among multiple interest groups.
Qualifications & Educational Requirements