Cloud Services Team Leader
Cloud Services Team Leader
Here at Powerco, we\ 're busy keeping the lights on and gas flowing to more than 430,000 homes, businesses and organisations across the North Island. If you\ 're an experienced IT professional looking for your next challenge, it\ 's time to join the fast-paced, exciting company that powers NZ\ 's largest electricity distribution network.
Our Information Services department works as one team to provide technology-enabled business growth putting our customer?s energy future at the centre of everything we do. We are dynamic, skilled and passionate about helping Powerco transform to a digital utility. We are investing across the spectrum of IT services including IT front office/planning, architecture, data and analytics, cyber-security, networks and Internet of Things, real-time systems, geographic information systems and cloud.
Our Cloud Services team is passionate, enthusiastic, and skilled at delivering Powerco?s private and public Cloud platforms as well as employee productivity and collaboration tools.
We work closely with our colleagues and suppliers to ensure all Cloud services are supported, monitored, maintained and available. We?re always busy on projects and enjoy using new technology and automation to simplify and improve our services.
This key leadership position is responsible for:
Leading the team to deliver our ?cloud first? strategic objective
Promoting continuous improvement to reduce complexity and create time for staff to add more value.
Encouraging knowledge sharing and upskilling, and helping the team to achieve their personal development goals.
Maintaining and testing Disaster Recovery plans and taking action to ensure technology risk is minimised.
Building strong vendor relationships and using service delivery governance to manage supplier performance.
Project success while working hard to optimise budgets and increase the value to Powerco.
Let\ 's talk about you. You have 3-5 years of experience leading and developing teams of IT engineers. You will bring highly developed leadership skills with a track record influencing others to enact change. You will likely have a degree in IT or a related discipline, strong working knowledge of cloud based services and various technology domains and able to role model effective communication and collaboration. Skilled in the operational management of cloud infrastructures we need you to bring proven capabilities in vendor, partner and stakeholder management including the monitoring and maintenance of outsourcing agreements and project delivery to agreed service levels and time frames.
Life is good here at Powerco. You\ 'll join a fun, tight-knit group of dedicated, passionate people and play a key IT leadership role in a company that\ 's a major contributor to thecommunity. In addition to competitive salary offerings, generous leave allocations and health and wellness packages, you?ll also get the satisfaction of playing an important part in helping us deliver an essential service to our communities. We respect our leaders, and will empower you to see your influence grow, and make a real and positive difference.
Based in New Plymouth this is an opportunity to take a senior IT role with a large and successful company. So get in touch, and let\ 's talk about how you can join us at Powerco.
Friday 21 August 2020
At Powerco, we are strong supporters of inclusion and diversity and believe that a diverse workplace adds to our ideas, solutions and overall strength. We foster a flexible working environment that is collaborative and trusted and is representative of the community which we serve. We believe that individuals thrive and the business prospers when people have a rewarding work experience and can be themselves.
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