Director, Software Platforms

Ormat Technologies   •  

Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Energy & Utilities

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 169 days ago

This job is no longer available.

POSITION SUMMARY

Leads and is responsible for the software architecture, infrastructure, and supporting platforms for VESI software operations.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Develop architectural patterns and design for Viridity solution platforms considering performance, cost, reliability, and scalability; further assist development teams with implementation of said patterns
  • Lead DevOps and SCADA initiatives, deployment on and support of software services platforms, including AWS and Wonderware implementations
  • Ensure infrastructure architectures are scalable and can support the business needs by maintaining an understanding of business strategies and infrastructure capabilities
  • Manage and facilitate disaster recovery planning, documentation, and annual testing
  • Assist with daily vendor contacts, requests for proposals, vendor selection, security evaluations as well as conduct specific contract monitoring
  • Maintain enterprise IT security policy, standards, and procedures
  • Optimize use of the platform infrastructure by performing needs analysis, procurement, support, installation, training, and problem resolution
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and management of Viridity networks, hardware, and technology equipment
  • Assist with Tier 2 support of VESI software and platforms; including the development of and adherence to internal and customer driven SLAs

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Additional duties as assigned

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND SKILLS REQUIRED

  • BA/BS degree in related field or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • 10 years’ experience in building scalable enterprise software
  • 5 years managing senior and principle level individual contributors/teams through Agile, SCRUM, and collaborative practices
  • 4 years’ experience in building service oriented cloud-based architecture and domain driven design
  • Experience hiring and developing strong, collaborative teams
  • This position requires 25% travel or as-needed per project

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be able to work in an office environment
  • This position requires sitting 80% of the time and standing and walking 20% of the time
  • The ability to work at a computer and computer monitor for long periods of time
  • Must have the ability to lift up to 25 pounds without assistance