IT Infrastructure Specialist at Growth in Value Alliance (GV Alliance) Partners-jobsfornaija
IT Infrastructure Specialist at Growth in Value Alliance (GV Alliance) Partners

IT Infrastructure Specialist at Growth in Value Alliance (GV Alliance) Partners

Growth in Value Alliance (GV Alliance) Partners – Our client is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

IT Infrastructure Specialist at Growth in Value Alliance (GV Alliance) Partners-jobsfornaija

Job Title: IT Infrastructure Specialist

Location: Lagos

Job Description
We require an IT infrastructure senior specialist to assist in the following:

  • Diagnose and ascertain technology requirements; make recommendations for the improvement and growth of the IT infrastructure and systems
  • Direct research and other analysis to support IT planning; direct research on potential technology solutions
  • Develop business cases and undertake cost-benefit analyses to justify or support IT spending and initiatives.
  • Negotiate, administer and manage vendor, outsourcer, and consultant contracts and service agreements with in conjunction with Procurement and other relevant business units
  • Manage all aspects of the IT Department including the financial purchasing, budgeting, and budget review.
  • Manage the delivery or provision of a complete range of Information Technology Services covering networks, telecommunications, systems and devices, ERP etc
  • Implement IT projects and initiatives efficiently and effectively for best outcomes; approve and oversee projects and project portfolio.
  • Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade, and support of all IT systems, including servers, PCs, operating systems, hardware, software, and peripherals.
  • Oversee provision of end-user services, including help desk and technical support services.

Requirements
Education:

  • First degree in Computer Science / Engineering or equivalent
  • Fluent in English
  • Masters advantageous.

Experience:

  • 6-13 years’ experience which includes:
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an area of specialization; with experience in supervising/managing others
  • Experience working in a medium to large organization
  • Experience in IT and Business and systems Analysis and related disciplines; specifically IT infrastructure and Solution environment
  • Hands on experience at Enterprise Architecture level
  • Experience in planning and managing Infrastructure based projects and services inclusive of demonstrated experience in Security solutions and technologies at or before deployment
  • Strong experience working in a complex Infrastructure environment
  • Strong experience in infrastructure architecture, data centers, servers, Database, Backup, Storage, SAN Switch and networks
  • Experience with emerging technology, such as cloud computing, desktop virtualization, Hadoop, Mongo DB and Unified communications.

Cetifications
Functional Skills Development:

  • Certified IS Security Practitioner (CISSP)
  • COMTIA Adv. Security Practitioner (CASP)
  • Secure Development
  • Lead Implementer Ц Cyber Resilience
  • Certified Governance Enterprise I
  • ISO 27001 Lead Implementation
  • ISO 27005 Risk management.

Application Closing Date
25th March, 2020.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV in MS Word format, current and expected salary to: contact@gvapartners.com , umoe@gvapartners.com , idriso@gvapartners.com  and okeyo@gvapartners.com with the Job Title as subject of the mail.