Manager Cloud Advanced Technology Engineering

Location: Pittsburgh

Job Type: Full Time / Permanent

Position Summary:  Provides oversight and strategic direction to lead a team of skilled individuals focused on the design, implementation and enhancements of cloud infrastructure. The candidate will be responsible for the technology strategy, optimization and implementation of complex cloud-based system architectures and support for our delivery of business solutions enabling further application modernization and advancing resiliency.

Primary Success Factors • Provides technical direction for the design, development and systems integration across multiple technical architectures, specifically cloud architecture, from definition phase through implementation; works collaboratively across IT and business teams to provide necessary consultation in advancing business imperatives. • Manages the standardization and streamlining of all cloud implementation activities for current and next generation technology implementations including project deliverables, process improvement, strategy implementation and process automation design while managing quality and cycle time. • Evaluate, architect and design solutions in conjunction with technical and customer requirements to identify and implement new technologies. • Responsible for key technology infrastructure resources including cloud; security; strategy; research; development; planning; personnel; budget and operations. • Lead system migrations and consolidations, as well as planning for obsolescence and upgrades. • Identify critical path decisions, make recommendations and influence program leaders and business process owners to maximize project return on investment. • Work with business partners to evaluate and improve business processes and arrive at a mutual cost-effective solutions. • Responsible for oversight and management of day-to-day support functions including needs assessment, priority-setting and the delivery of project results, including resources, timelines, workload planning and budgets; challenges others to develop as leaders while clarifying roles and responsibilities. • Responsible for providing overall prioritization of work assignments and management of technical team resources and their activities, including managing staff, scope of work, objectives and quality of deliverables; lead projects involving members of IT and key stakeholders within other departments. • Ensures compliance with applicable policies, procedures and regulations to ensure safe and sound business operations.

Required Experience • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or “STEM” majors (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) with minimum eight years of relevant experience • Seven or more years of technical IT experience with at least three years in a technical management role • Possesses significant knowledge of complex technical concepts including network, hardware, software, virtualization, cloud) • Excellent leadership and managerial skills with planning, organizing, prioritizing and coordinating ongoing duties of self and staff • Demonstrated usage of Cloud-based architectures, containerization, Kubernetes/VMWare TKGI, server and networking virtualization, Linux and Oracle Virtualization Management platforms, DNS, DHCP, LDAP, VOIP, network monitoring (including intrusion detection) • Experience implementing technical aspects of the total Infrastructure technology platforms including experience with CI/CD pipelines and secure software development • Financial services or banking background preferred • Strong service orientation to deliver quality-focused outcomes • Knowledge or experience in one or more of HTML/CSS, JavaScript, programming, databases and web storage and web application architectures