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Head of IT Operations in City of London, London, UK

  • Reference - 123456789
  • Permanent
  • £85,000 - £90,000 per annum

Head of IT Operations: London/Remote - Linux Operating Systems + Virtualisation systems

Organisation: Who?

Operation in multiple office locations in and out of the UK, this well-known global SAAS organisation and brand are really the pinnacle of the future. With over 500 employees, 10+ office locations, Global opportunities as well as 20+ network awards this really a chance to get stuck in at the top end of the spectrum with a company who solely focus on putting their employees first. This is a fully remote role, as much as the offices are open, where you work is entirely at your discretion. They are currently also trialling interesting initiatives with how long a working week should actually be. Their SAAS platform developed in-house has helped excel their digital footprint and led them to be a real trailblazer in their dedicated industry.

Role: What? - Some of your responsibilities:

  • Controlling the activities and assigning staff to projects directing their activity through goal setting
  • Acting as a mentor to motivate your team
  • Creating a culture to align the IT operations path with that of the business strategy
  • Deliver high-quality services
  • Identify and evaluate new technologies that provide more robust solutions
  • Administrating Linux operating systems

As a head of IT, you will sit high on the organogram and be 1 of 3 managers who oversee the whole technical arm of the business - you will be joining the business to help manage the team whilst creating a culture that provides results whilst maintaining a good working environment for the staff - you will have good communication skills and the ability to explain your ideas and possess soft skills to get your team bought into your vision as well as the ability to understand change management, strong solution thinking and helping the company to increase cognitive diversity within the force. Naturally, you will take ownership and have power in your decisions. This is a chance for a positive, strong-minded, resilient leader who can lead from the front to help drive an intelligent team to the next level.

Benefits/What's on offer - Why?

Offering a very competitive salary based on your experience as an engineer, leader, and manager, you have the chance to acquire a competitive package including strong benefits. Complete autonomy and flexibility to work remotely are also on offer, as well as mentioned above you will be part of new initiatives for decisions around the length of the working week. Also, while you're there, feel free to choose your laptop and OS. You will have the chance to have your stamp on an organisation that will continue to take considerable market share as well as working with ambitious, like-minded and intelligent people.

Tech Stack/Current infrastructure: They are currently using a variety of different tech including:




AWS/ElasticSearch/Amazon Route 53/Power BI



How to Apply - When? Now?

Does this sound like you? Are you the person in question? or just interested to hear more? I am always happy to help, so, get in contact ASAP.



Head of IT Operations: London/Remote - Linux Operating Systems + Virtualisation systems

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