The web was created by scientists and for scientists, to foster scientific collaboration and drive progress for a better world. Join our team to take the web back to its roots and achieve that original mission.
We’re a team of passionate optimists from around the world and from many different backgrounds. Together, we focus on changing the way scientists communicate for the better.
We love what we do. We connect the world of science and make research open to all.
Objective of the Role
As an Engineering Manager for our Internal System Administration team, you will be responsible for leading a very talented and international team of System Admins who continuously improve and develop the state of our internal IT services and infrastructure. You will take responsibility for the success of this team, from shaping strategy and meeting goals to developing talent and building a culture of ownership.
First and foremost, manage an efficient and healthy team that consistently sets, communicates and meets their goals, contributing to the success of the surrounding organization
Take responsibility for the continuous optimization of the Internal Infrastructure and Services area
Identify and resolve the day-to-day technical, managerial and operational problems encountered by your team while creating the right strategy, culture, and process for your team to tackle goals effectively
Ensure speed, flexibility, and success of development and maintenance by continuously improving your team's internal and collaborative processes
Commission and maintain hardware components, as well as the installation and configuration of software components
Conduct diagnosis of error messages and the reparation of hardware and software problems
Implement monitoring, backup and recovery strategies
Automate deployments at the infrastructure, service, and workstation levels
Initial experience with technical leadership, such as acting as technical lead or managing a project
Desire to develop leadership and team management skills and abilities
Extensive experience with maintenance and administration of computer networks and computing environments
Ability to research new technologies and evaluate system and network requirements
Deep know-how of configuration and testing of computer hardware, networking software and operating systems
Understanding of network security for data, software and hardware protection No qualms about getting hands-on when necessary
Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, including motivating teams of engineers
What we use
Office365 and GSuite - to communicate and share documents
Active Directory infrastructure - to manage our accounts
Windows and Mac OS - to allow flexibility for our employees
Atlassians’ product family - to efficiently collaborate within and cross teams
Juniper, Huawei and Cisco - to power our network