IT Platform Manager - North London based company

Posted 23 June 2022
Salary£90000.00 - £110000.00 per annum + Benefits
LocationNorth London
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology Recruitment
Reference20980
Contact NameMartin Warner

Job description

**** Hybrid working - this role requires the successful candidate to be predominantly office based, please bear this in mind when applying ****

My client is in major expansion mode and is, as a result, looking to recruit an experienced Platform Manager

Responsibilities will include
Management of the technology platform
Develop the maturity of the Azure and on-premises platforms, through budget planning and implementation of fit for purpose solutions and processes.
Ensure the platform engineering team provide technical design and build services across the complete spectrum of the project portfolio:
Ensure all platform components are designed to agreed standards.
Oversee the build of all technology platform components, utilising automation to achieve this where possible.
Ensure that all projects have defined platform standards and are implemented as expected.
Validate that any third parties providing solutions or services meet a minimum set of defined platform standards.
Work with the InfoSec Manager to ensure all platform services meet security standards.
Manage and control the Azure platform budget to ensure effective utilisation of resources.
Ensure regular and documented meetings are held with the delivery partner to measure delivery performance
Attend the Architecture Review Board, to ensure all platform engineering requirements are provided in potential new solutions
What we are looking for

Essential

Experience in a Platform Engineering Management role
Experience with managing third party service providers and business stakeholders.
In depth knowledge of the cloud marketplace and solutions
Good project and change management skills
Good technology experience and strong info sec technical background in both traditional and cloud (Azure preference) environments.
Experience with quality improvement processes to drive efficiency.
Effective presentation skills (written and verbal)

To be considered for this excellent role please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible