Kforce IT Infrastructure Manager in Saint Louis, Missouri

Kforce has a client in search of an IT Infrastructure Manager in Clayton, Missouri (MO). Summary: The IT Infrastructure Manager position will work with the Infrastructure and other IT teams to define technical infrastructure requirements. The role will be responsible for the design, build, and implementation of infrastructure components for IT projects within project schedule, cost and quality requirements. Working with the Service Operations Manager, the role will ensure successful transition to Production. Finally, the position includes assisting the Technical Architecture Manager to create Technical Infrastructure Architecture and ensuring project compliance with defined architecture.Essential Functions:Solution Delivery

  • Lead technical requirements gathering for IT projects

  • Lead team to design, build and implement infrastructure components

  • Deliver IT Infrastructure within project schedule, cost and quality requirements

  • Manage infrastructure projects alongside the IT Strategy and Business group

The IT Strategy and Business group will provide project management expertise, while this role is responsible for managing the technical aspects of IT projects:

  • Provide detailed infrastructure build specifications for all infrastructure components

  • Coordinate with Service Operations Manager to ensure infrastructure aspects of new systems meet operations and support needs prior to Production implementation

  • Set the direction for standardized deployments of Global IT Infrastructure projects

  • Own the infrastructure tools and applications roadmap (encompassing tools such as collaboration and productivity tools, VMware, OS, and Citrix)

  • Interact with vendors and suppliers as required in solution design, build and delivery

  • Work with Infrastructure Technology Manager and IT vendors/providers to assist in support and maintenance of IT infrastructure

  • Provide L4 infrastructure support on escalated tickets

Candidates qualifying for this position will have similar experience along with the skills and abilities to perform the duties mentioned. Any relevant education and/or training will be considered a plus. Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years