Head of Infrastructure
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Rising Sun Pictures are looking to hire a full-time Head of Infrastructure. Employment periods: This is a long term position. Location: Adelaide, Australia. This position is open to Australian and international applicants. Visa and relocation assistance provided where applicable.
Position Overview

As the Head of Infrastructure you combine your leadership experience with your hands-on expertise to manage a small close-knit team of dedicated technical specialists, across a diverse range of IT infrastructure, building management and security functions. You have excellent communication skills, the ability to develop and communicate IT strategy, implement infrastructure improvements, all the while supporting the existing systems with minimal impact on service delivery.

Visual effects experience is desirable, but not necessary.

Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage the infrastructure team
  • Develop IT infrastructure strategy that meets stakeholder requirements
  • Deliver improvements supported by processes, procedures and policies that ensure it is done efficiently with minimal disruption
  • Support the entire IT Infrastructure while maximising performance and uptime
  • Maximise business continuity with incident management and disaster recovery
  • Facilitate and coordinate building maintenance issues
  • Maintain strict adherence to industry content security guidelines
  • Continue creation and ongoing management of documentation
  • Required skills and experience
Required skills and experience
General experience:
  • Several years’ experience in a 2IC or leadership role of an infrastructure team
  • Linux systems administration experience
  • Troubleshooting IT issues and complex problem solving
  • Development of IT policies and procedures (e.g. content security, change management, risk management
  • Writing proposals and documentation (e.g. specifications, business cases, proposals, strategies)
  • Management of relationships with outsourcing providers and vendors
Technical competencies in a majority of the following:
  • Systems and server administration (Linux is essential, Windows and macOS experience beneficial)
  • Networking (BGP, Spine-Leaf topology, Firewalls)
  • Virtualisation (KVM)
  • Scripting (ideally Python, Bash, optionally PowerShell)
  • Database administration (PostgreSQL)
  • Monitoring systems (Check_MK, Grafana, Graylog)
  • Enterprise storage management (SAN, NAS, ZFS, NFS)
  • Cloud technologies (Google Cloud, AWS, etc)
  • User management (LDAP)
  • Microsoft Ecosystem (Office365, SharePoint Online, Azure, AD)
  • Building maintenance and security
  • MPAA/TPN content security
  • Server room engineering (power, cooling, etc.)
  • DevOps experience is a bonus
 
Application
To apply, please click the Apply button below. You can communicate with us regarding this position by sending an email with your resume, reel and breakdown, to employment@rsp.com.au with the words "Head of Infrastructure” in the subject line. Please state your availability and country of passport so we can assess your right to work in Australia and visa options. Only applications that closely matching this job description will be contacted for further information. Please review our Privacy Policy for information on how we collect and store your data.  
Rising Sun Pictures are looking to hire a full-time Head of Infrastructure. Employment periods: This is a long term position. Location: Adelaide, Australia. This position is open to Australian and international applicants. Visa and relocation assistance provided where applicable.
Position Overview

As the Head of Infrastructure you combine your leadership experience with your hands-on expertise to manage a small close-knit team of dedicated technical specialists, across a diverse range of IT infrastructure, building management and security functions. You have excellent communication skills, the ability to develop and communicate IT strategy, implement infrastructure improvements, all the while supporting the existing systems with minimal impact on service delivery.

Visual effects experience is desirable, but not necessary.

Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage the infrastructure team
  • Develop IT infrastructure strategy that meets stakeholder requirements
  • Deliver improvements supported by processes, procedures and policies that ensure it is done efficiently with minimal disruption
  • Support the entire IT Infrastructure while maximising performance and uptime
  • Maximise business continuity with incident management and disaster recovery
  • Facilitate and coordinate building maintenance issues
  • Maintain strict adherence to industry content security guidelines
  • Continue creation and ongoing management of documentation
  • Required skills and experience
Required skills and experience
General experience:
  • Several years’ experience in a 2IC or leadership role of an infrastructure team
  • Linux systems administration experience
  • Troubleshooting IT issues and complex problem solving
  • Development of IT policies and procedures (e.g. content security, change management, risk management
  • Writing proposals and documentation (e.g. specifications, business cases, proposals, strategies)
  • Management of relationships with outsourcing providers and vendors
Technical competencies in a majority of the following:
  • Systems and server administration (Linux is essential, Windows and macOS experience beneficial)
  • Networking (BGP, Spine-Leaf topology, Firewalls)
  • Virtualisation (KVM)
  • Scripting (ideally Python, Bash, optionally PowerShell)
  • Database administration (PostgreSQL)
  • Monitoring systems (Check_MK, Grafana, Graylog)
  • Enterprise storage management (SAN, NAS, ZFS, NFS)
  • Cloud technologies (Google Cloud, AWS, etc)
  • User management (LDAP)
  • Microsoft Ecosystem (Office365, SharePoint Online, Azure, AD)
  • Building maintenance and security
  • MPAA/TPN content security
  • Server room engineering (power, cooling, etc.)
  • DevOps experience is a bonus
 
Application
To apply, please click the Apply button below. You can communicate with us regarding this position by sending an email with your resume, reel and breakdown, to employment@rsp.com.au with the words "Head of Infrastructure” in the subject line. Please state your availability and country of passport so we can assess your right to work in Australia and visa options. Only applications that closely matching this job description will be contacted for further information. Please review our Privacy Policy for information on how we collect and store your data.  
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