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IT Infrastructure Manager

Company: Grange Insurance Association
Location: Seattle
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Job Title: IT Infrastructure ManagerCompany: Grange Insurance AssociationLocation: Seattle, WAPay Range: $93,000 - $150,000 Join Grange Insurance Association, a well-established leader in the insurance sector for over 130 years! Headquartered in the city of Seattle, with a footprint stretching across six Western states, we've been protecting families, farms, and businesses with unwavering commitment. As you embark on a fulfilling career with Grange, discover why our average employee tenure surpasses a decade. Make your mark with an organization that values quality, service, and the lasting impact you can bring! Position Overview: We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced IT Infrastructure and Cloud Manager to lead and manage our organization's IT infrastructure. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of successfully implementing and managing IT systems, networks, and infrastructure to ensure optimal performance, security, and reliability. If you are a strategic thinker with a strong technical background and leadership skills, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity to shape and enhance our organization's IT infrastructure.

  • Develop and implement the organization's IT infrastructure strategy aligned with business goals.
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to understand technology requirements and propose effective solutions.
  • Oversee the design, implementation, and maintenance of all IT infrastructure components, including servers, networks, storage, and cloud services.
  • Ensure the availability, security, and scalability of infrastructure systems.
  • Monitor and analyze system performance, identifying and addressing issues proactively.
  • Lead a team of IT professionals, providing guidance, mentoring, and support.
  • Foster a collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Conduct regular performance reviews and ensure skill development within the team.
  • Collaborate with vendors to evaluate and select technology solutions.
  • Manage relationships with external service providers to ensure the delivery of high-quality services.
  • Implement and enforce security policies and procedures to protect the organization's IT assets.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.
  • Develop and maintain comprehensive disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
  • Conduct regular testing of recovery procedures.
  • Prepare and manage the IT infrastructure budget.
  • Identify cost-saving opportunities and optimize resource utilization.
  • Oversee IT infrastructure projects, ensuring timely and successful delivery.
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives in an agile environment. Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.
    • 5+ years of experience in IT infrastructure management, with a focus on designing and maintaining complex systems.
    • 3 + years of experience in an IT architecture role
    • Solid understanding of networking, security, virtualization, and cloud technologies.
    • Strong leadership and team management skills.
    • Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities.
    • Experience working with Cloud services in a hybrid environment. Preferred:
      • Experience in the insurance and/or financial services industry
      • Experience working in an Agile EnvironmentComprehensive Benefits:
        • Pay Range: $93,000 - $150,000
        • Flexible hybrid work schedule (2 days per week in Seattle office required)
        • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
        • 401(k) plan with up to 5% match
        • Employer sponsored LTD, life insurance, and AD&D
        • Discretionary profit sharing and bonuses
        • Fully subsidized ORCA card and/or free parking
        • Education Reimbursement
        • On-Site Fitness Center
        • Opportunities for career growth and advancement within the organization.
        • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
        • Ongoing training and professional development opportunities. How to Apply: If you are passionate about helping people, have a strong understanding of property claims, and are ready to join a dynamic team, we encourage you to apply.Grange Insurance Association is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified candidates to apply.Grange Insurance Association is committed to ensuring a diverse and inclusive workplace where all employees are treated with respect and dignity. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences. Compensation details: 93000-150000 Yearly SalaryPIc298854157ba-31181-34010745

Keywords: Grange Insurance Association, Seattle , IT Infrastructure Manager, Executive , Seattle, Washington

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