VP of Cloud and Engineering Ops
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Ivanti is a global leader in IT systems and security management, service management, asset management, and mobility management solutions, and is experiencing significant growth worldwide. The company has received numerous awards for being a Top Place to Work. With more than seven acquisitions in the last four years and open positions around the globe, it's an exciting time to join Ivanti!
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Ivanti's Engineering organization seeks a VP of Cloud and Engineering Ops to help us design and build the infrastructure that powers Ivanti's cloud platforms, applications, and services worldwide and lead Ivanti in their DevOps transformation. This rapidly growing team is responsible for the architecture, engineering, and operations of the cloud infrastructure and core services, including safe deployment of cloud products and their reliability. You will ensure that the global infrastructure meets projected capacity and performance demands, with the right mix of innovative core services to enable rapid deployments at scale, stays compliant and safe against our global regulatory and security requirements, and provide teams the best-in-class monitoring and site reliability capabilities to safely innovate and operate at a global cloud scale.
You will partner with world class business and engineering leaders to deliver the next generation cloud platform and products, leveraging public clouds such as Amazon AWS, and Microsoft Azure, to provide transformational and reliable cloud services to our enterprise customers. This position will report to the CTO.
Essential Job Duties:
Provide strategic direction and implementation of DevOps practice within engineering including organizational design, process, workflow, training, education and adoption.
Lead DevOps practices for Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment pipeline and IT operations practices, scaling, and metrics, as well as running day-to-day operations from development to production for Ivanti's cloud platform.
Sponsor non-functional requirements needed for world-class reliability and cost-efficiency throughout the product development lifecycle.
Drive a culture of automation, and self-service enablement for developers.
Work with information security leadership and technical team to automate security into the platform and services.
Work across Engineering on purchasing, license management and costs relation to both development and product infrastructure operations.
Cloud Infrastructure Operations
Work with stakeholders in Sales, Finance, Support, and engineering to set the global Ivanti Cloud Strategy
Lead the transition to Infrastructure as Code using Terraform.
Set the global vision and strategy for cloud infrastructure architecture, engineering, operations, and site reliability teams and partners for Ivanti's cloud platform and products.
Enable product teams to measure and report cloud costs and balance feature development against architecture optimization.
Build, grow, and mentor a world-class team that delivers a scalable, reliable, and safe infrastructure for our global cloud platform and products as well as the R&D environments.
Manage KPIs and metrics that ensure a high bar for uptime, provide deep visibility into the health of the platform, and incorporate them into cross-functional continuous improvement initiatives. Establish baselines and track against industry benchmarks and standards.
Facilitate the designing, implementing and maintaining of Ivanti's offerings for Federal customers. Maintain the FedRAMP instances and ensure program compliance.
Lead annual budget planning for infrastructure assets and services.
Provide technical leadership, mentoring and coaching for all staff and foster a culture of discipline, collaboration, innovation and continuous improvement.
Required Skills and Experience:
Demonstrate hands-on knowledge of cloud computing, storage and networking. Designing, provisioning and administration using best practices across multiple public cloud offerings (Azure and Amazon Web Services).
Successful candidate will have experience managing and implementing Cloud architectures in a DevOps/Agile methodology.
10+ years of hands-on experience managing or overseeing the management of mid to large-scale information technology projects, including complex cross-functional and cross-organizational projects.
Experience managing and planning a complex multi-million-dollar operating budget.
Track record of successfully building and scaling all aspects of highly-available SaaS operations including: deep knowledge of infrastructure, global availability, 24x7 support, compliance, and site reliability practices.
Experience operating within audit, data protection and quality standards such as ISO 27000, SOC2, FedRAMP, GDPR, and GxP.
Demonstrated experience attracting, leading, and developing DevOps staff in a geographically dispersed environment.
Experience recommending new technology and processes that will improve customer service, reduce costs and/or provide a competitive advantage.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills; proven experience articulating technical concepts to all audiences, including C-level executives and customers.
Outstanding interpersonal skills; proven ability to work effectively with technical contributors, management and executive leadership.
At Ivanti, we are One. One Company, formed from many. One people, formed by an environment of mutual respect and trust made up by people working together without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by law. As a global company, we believe that diversity and inclusion among our team members is critical to our success and we proactively strive to recruit, develop and retain the best and brightest people from the most diverse candidate pools we can find all over the world.
External Recruiting Agencies/Vendors: Ivanti Software does not currently engage with external recruiting agencies and will not accept unsolicited resumes from any external agency. Unsolicited resumes submitted by agencies to Ivanti will become the property of Ivanti and may be contacted and engaged with directly. Ivanti maintains a preferred vendor list and only engages with these agencies from time to time. Ivanti has not agreed to pay placement or any other fee to companies who have not been specifically retained to conduct a candidate search.