Technical Director - West Yorkshire
Up to £110k + Benefits
A leading IT services business are seeking to recruit a new Technical Director; reporting directly to the board. This role combines the day to day duties of managing multiple highly talented technical experts with high level designs and pre sales. This is a great opportunity for anyone from an IT Services background with aspirations to progress to board level.
Key Role Responsibilities:
Act as the final point of technical escalation for the technical support and delivery teams.
Mentoring and developing the members of the technical team.
Ownership over cloud strategy.
Be a key technical contact for clients, performing the technical account manager function for the most critical clients.
Creating High Level designs for large enterprise customers covering both network and infrastructure elements.
Involvement in the pre-sales and design process for key customer solutions.
Project delivery; when applicable.Technical requirements:
Strong technical capability and experience in IT infrastructure, networking and cloud solutions.
Strong technical troubleshooting skills, ability to quickly identify and solve IT problems.
Ability to quickly pick up new technology solutions and concepts quickly, and lead the introduction of new services into the business.
Strong leadership skills, able to motivate and lead a diverse team of engineers.
Strong analytical skills, capable of assisting with pricing models and capacity planning.
Strong commercial awareness, with an understanding of the customer's commercial as well as technical requirements.Preferred Qualifications:
CCIE/CCNPLooking to move ASAP - Please apply with your latest CV and if applicable, I will be in touch soon.
Samuel Platt- IT Recruitment Consultant
CCIE - CCNP - Routing - Switching - Firewall - Cisco - VPN - Palo Alto - Wireless - Meraki - Office 365 - Azure - SQL - Hyper-V - Xenapp - Citrix - Backup - Dell - Veeam - Vsphere