GrafTech International is the leader in the graphite electrode industry focused on maximizing customers' bottom lines and providing unparalleled service, while developing cutting-edge technology that sets the standard in the steel industry.
GrafTech International has a challenging opportunity for a Global Infrastructure Manager. This position will role is to plan, direct, and coordinate the design, installation, and connectivity of computer systems and network infrastructure to ensure the stable operation of the organization's IT assets. This position will be located in the Corporate Office in Brooklyn Heights, OH.
Design and implement short- and long-term strategic plans using best practices to ensure reliable systems and networks are implemented.
Administer, maintain, and oversee all technology within the corporate environment which includes Storage Area Network (SAN), Global Networks (LAN&WAN), VMware servers, Active Directory, Office 365, Microsoft Azure, and SQL Servers.
Ensures the Infrastructure team is handling day to day operational support surrounding servers, networks, workstations as well as cybersecurity.
Develop, implement, and maintain policies and procedures to ensure the IT organization remains Sarbanes Oxley compliant.
Complete responsibility over the Organizations cloud based environments which includes a heavy presence within the Microsoft cloud (Azure & Office 365).
Conduct, research, and make recommendations on hardware and software procurement decisions as it relates to servers, workstations, networks, and cybersecurity.
Direct and manage a contingent of system engineers, and where necessary, conduct performance reviews and corrective action.
Four-year university degree or college diploma required, preferably in the field of computer science or other related academic fields.
Minimum of 7 years' experience operating in a corporate server environment operating in a lead role.
Demonstrated expertise with Active Directory and Windows Servers running Windows 2003 and higher.
Demonstrated experience with Storage devices such as SAN or NAS.
Demonstrated experience supporting a mission critical, highly available, and load balanced VMware server farm.
Demonstrated experience administering large VMware, Azure, and Office365 environments.
Proficient with Active Directory, Exchange, SMS, SCOM, SQL Server, antivirus tools.
Expertise in understanding and troubleshooting any issues related to TCP/IP.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package commensurate with experience and the opportunity to join a well-established organization. If you thrive in a challenging environment and have a proven track record in achieving results, come join our worldwide organization. For immediate consideration, please go to the following link and apply on our Career page at .
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GrafTech International is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.