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Petrochemical, Chemical & Fertiliser, Oil & Gas, IT/Cyber Security, Construction & Infrastructure

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Petrochemical, Chemical & Fertiliser, Oil & Gas, IT/Cyber Security, Construction & Infrastructure


Job description

We are seeking to recruit on behalf of our client an HEAD, DATA CENTER SERVICES to work in our client’s INFORMATION & COMMUNICATIONS  DEPARTMENT  based in Qatar on a long term residential contract who will be responsible for leading and managing the Data Centre Infrastructure Services within the client’s ICT department providing Identity and Collaboration, Servers/Systems, Storage/Backup and Network Operation Center with all related Implementation, Operations, Production control and Security Monitoring and ensure the continuity of Data Centre services and associated Disaster Recovery processes at desired SLA.


Experience/Qualifications & Skills:

Has Proven skills in IT Service Management, Infrastructure Architecture, Data Center Management, Business Continuity, IT Disaster Recovery Planning and Execution, Customer Management, Vendor Management and Negotiation, and budget management

Experience of working independently and as part of a cross-functional team

Experience of developing, training, motivating and managing team

Experience of developing continual service improvement plans, objectives and risk assessments

Experience of maintaining outstanding analytical, design and problem-solving skills, and ensure the highest quality standards

Must have a 15 years of progressive experience in a directly related field

Must have a minimum 5 years supervisory management responsibilities

Must have proven proficiencies with Converged Datacenter Architecture, Cloud Services, Virtualizations, Operating Systems, Hardware Servers, Data Storage, Enterprise Backup and Network services and protocols

Must have solid skills in IT Standards and Methodologies, Tactical Planning and Reporting, Risk Analysis, Incident/Problem Management, Change Management, Release Management and Budget Management

Must have strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with analytical and methodical thought process skills for the goal of analyzing complex technical issues, making sound engineering decisions and executing effective action

Excellent  skills in writing technical blueprints, high/Low level design documents, standards, processes, procedures, manuals, feasibility studies, and tendering proposals

Demonstrated ability to understand business requirements and recommend IT solutions to meet business objectives

Strong leadership and people management skills

Strong project and risk management skills

Strong negotiation and presentation skills

Excellent written and verbal communications skills

Bachelor’s in Computer Science or a related Engineering field

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