Platform Services Manager


affix has partnered with an Australian owned industry leader and is in the market for Platform Services Manager to join their team.  This organisation is leading the way with their technologies and an innovative and collaborative approach to delivering IT services to the business. 

The team looks after a mix of BAU and projects with some pretty cool projects on the go such as moving to SQL PAAS, automation of platform through puppet, moving legacy to Vmware on cloud – VMC.  These are just some of the projects to get across.

This role will manage a technical team of systems engineers who are a mix of contract and permanent.   They are a solid team who are highly technical and love what they do.  This role will nurture and further develop the team to manage this enterprise environment efficiently.  Services include Microsoft core technologies around authentication, SQL Databases, Certificate Authority, DNS, DHCP, Exchange, Azure hosted services, O365, including core applications like VPN, file systems, IIS.  This is a critical service delivery role responsible for technology infrastructure operations both in-house and outsourced, life-cycle and asset management, support, issue and change management, capacity planning, security, business continuity, strategy and team growth and development.

Must haves for this role are:

  • proven experience managing teams supporting Microsoft technologies across the whole stack, delivering on end to end service for MS functions
  • background in technology infrastructure and operations management roles
  • have worked in a service delivery function and developing teams
  • demonstrated application of modern technology infrastructure and support services management techniques and practices
  • excellent knowledge of technology methodologies and practices including ITIL

Nice to have’s include:

  • Microsoft Certified in one or many products, AD, DNS, Exchange, Sharepoint
  • Experience in cloud-based technologies AWS, Azure
  • Experience in DevOp’s and Agile Environments 

This role needs a real people person who enjoys developing and nurturing a team, working in a fast paced and dynamic environment and who is passionate about driving IT services throughout the business. 

Apply online or reach out for further information to me on [email protected]

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Permanent / Full Time