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23/08 Priyadharshini J
Manager - Leadership Hiring at Saaki, Argus, Averil Consulting

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Vice President - Datacenter Operations - BFS (15-21 yrs)

Chennai Job Code: 967967

Roles and Responsibilities : 

- Provides senior leadership to drive strategic vision for Data Centers, including Critical Facilities Operations, Commissioning, Infrastructure Service Delivery, Security, and Safety on a corporate level.

- Manages nationwide Data Center operations of the 24x7 Data Center environment. Identifies and implements critical metrics necessary to manage and monitor the performance of overall operations including capacity, availability, budget, and inventory. Oversees all electrical and mechanical infrastructure such as UPS systems, generators, fire suppression systems. Translates business server, storage, and networking requirements into specific Data Center needs (space, racks, power, AC, cabling) with cost estimates. Has responsibility for meeting established Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

- Establishes key KPI, SLAs, metrics and measurements demonstrating area health. Communicates through operational reviews. Measures and tracks against industry benchmarks and standards.

- Oversees all aspects of the data center's critical physical infrastructure. Ensures that all work performed within the space is done to high quality and without impact to internal/external customers.

- Manages and leads vendor relationship to maintain day to day operations and strategic goals for Data Center Operations SLA's and deliverables. Works with current vendor stakeholders and partners to develop and deliver strategic plans. Oversees all data center vendor contracts, streamlining services required and optimizing overall costs.

- Evaluates and mitigates risk on new and existing programs within data center program governance.

- Engages in improvement projects, which often requires reaching out to a variety of support teams and driving them from conception to completion.

- Manages budgeting and forecasting, planning, deployment, incident, and problem management, change management.

- Maintains documentation and diagrams capturing all essential parameters of Data Center operations.

- Defines policies, procedures, and standards related to performance, capacity, availability, continuity, and security.

- Creates and delivers presentations to leadership team, company meetings, and conferences. Represents Organisation at conferences and seminars.

Desired Candidate Profile :

- Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Computer Science, MS or related field or equivalent work experience normally obtained with 6-8 years of related experience.

- A minimum of 15-18 years experience managing all aspects of the data center facilities for a large organization and be well versed with all aspects of the Data Center Operations and Maintenance.

- A minimum of 5-7 years senior level experience managing operational and support teams for a large enterprise or colocation facility.

- Must have prior experience in creating a roadmap for data center efficiencies and delivering on the roadmap.

- Proven leadership, collaboration, and organizational skills with demonstrated ability to successfully manage simultaneous deliverables and meet deadlines.

- Excellent understanding of Banking /Insurance & Mutual Fund Market

- Must be able to anticipate challenges and risks and proactively suggest/implement solutions. Ability to work under pressure demonstrating agility through effective and innovative team leadership.

- Excellent interpersonal skills and proven ability to operate effectively in a global environment. Ability to influence and communicate across functions and to external stakeholders.

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Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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