Hosting and Infrastructure Team Architect-Lead - Bresso (MI) o Saluggia (VC), Italy - ITA 2023-021

Job Title

Hosting and Infrastructure Team Architect-Lead

Job Facts

Organizational Area
Country / State
Place of work
Bresso (MI) o Saluggia (VC)
Home/Office based
Home based

Professional Family: 

  • ICT
Reporting To
Global Director, IT Infrastructure

Kind of contract

Full Time / Part Time
Full Time
Permanent / Temporary
Job ID
ITA 2023-021

Job Scope

Your Mission

The Hosting Architect Team Lead, will provide technical leadership and delivery in all areas of hosting technology including Windows & Linux OS, VDI/Citrix, file services, hypervisor, backup/DR, server/storage hardware, data center management, cloud related hosting management (Azure, AWS, Google), and related security.

Main Responsibilities

Your Contributions
  • Responsible for architecture design, implementation, and maintenance of our hosting infrastructure globally
    • Take the lead on complex hosting projects & manage internal/external technical resources on related technical activities
    • Contribute to the creation of a diverse, equitable, and inclusive work culture that encourages a high performing team.
    • Help develop the team by encouraging strengths, coaching and providing technical mentoring
    • Participate in strategy planning & deliver target state including delivery roadmap and project budgetary estimates
    • Provide strong, clear and direct leadership for the hosting team
    • Provide 2nd & 3rd tier support for all hosting related services & manage complex projects globally
    • Monitoring of system stability, availability, and performance
    • Supervisory responsibilities including resource management, task assignments & prioritization, technical mentoring, team meetings, objective setting, & performance reviews.
    • Manage external service providers in the hosting technical space. Includes vendor onboarding, day to day metrics

Qualifications Experience Personal Strengths Mobility

University Degree in Computer Science or Equivalent
Scientific/Technical/Computer Science or equivalent

At least 15+ years of relevant experience.

Technical Competencies

Hands on experience deploying & managing server OS including Linux & Windows
- Extensive experience managing VMware vCenter/vSphere platforms (VMWare vSphere 6+)
- Server & storage hardware deployment experience in a global environment
- Hands on experience deploying & managing file services including related appliances
- Data center refresh planning & implementation
- Manufacturing plant hosting design, delivery, & support
- Enterprise experience deploying & managing VDI/Citrix for multiple regions
- Azure/AWS cloud hosting experience
- Experience implementing enterprise backup & DR activities
- Certification or experience with ITIL Foundation
- Global vendor management experience
- Project budget management
- Experience influencing others in a global environment
- Experience with co-location facilities is a plus.
- Experience with M365 is a plus
- Exposure to virtual networking is a plus
- Knowledge of Veeam is a bonus


Ability to work with and lead a team
- Strong interpersonal skills
- Excellent troubleshooting skills
- Ability to work nights & weekends when needed to support business/project requirements
- Ability to design & deliver technical change in the hosting space

Fluent spoken and written english
Travel Availability
Relocation Availability
Training Required

Induction Program once hired


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