Blue Signal Search
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A leading company in the hardwood and lumber industry, known for its fanatical customer service and industry expertise, is seeking a hands-on Network & Security Infrastructure Leader. This role offers the chance to spearhead the transition from a Managed Service Provider to an in-house IT Department, focusing on networking and security. The ideal candidate will be instrumental in shaping the future of technology infrastructure in a company that values customer relationships and service excellence.
This organization is a prominent distributor in the hardwood sector, serving areas across the southern United States. It’s known for its commitment to quality, integrity, and customer-centric approach. The Network & Security Infrastructure Leader will play a crucial role in maintaining the company’s commitment to excellence and innovation in IT services.
This Role Offers:
• Competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, vision, paid time off, holidays, and more.
• Opportunity to lead a significant transition from a Managed Service Provider to an in-house IT Department.
• Culture rooted in values of respect, integrity, kindness, thankfulness, humility, and loyalty.
• Chance to play a pivotal role in a company dedicated to being a customer-centric distributor.
• Dynamic environment that encourages innovation, collaboration, and professional development.
• Active role in shaping the IT landscape, ensuring alignment with the company’s strategic goals.
• Spearheading the in-house IT transition, with a special focus on networking and security.
• Strategizing to protect company data and systems, keeping up with industry trends and best practices.
• Enhancing technology infrastructure to meet the evolving needs of the business.
• Collaborating across departments to ensure IT solutions are in line with overall business objectives.
• Nurturing and leading a high-performance in-house IT team towards a culture of innovation and excellence.
• Developing disaster recovery and business continuity plans to ensure data safety and system availability.
• Implementing and managing cloud-based solutions and services to optimize operations and reduce costs.
• Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field.
• Over 5 years of experience in IT leadership roles, with a focus on networking and security.
• Proven ability in transitioning IT services from external providers to in-house operations.
• Knowledge of cloud computing, virtualization, and network management technologies.
• Experience in formulating IT policies and procedures to align with business goals.
• Strong project management skills, with the ability to lead complex IT projects and initiatives.
• Excellent communication skills, capable of effectively conveying technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders.
• Demonstrated ability to stay current with IT industry trends, challenges, and best practices.
About Blue Signal:
Blue Signal is an award-winning, executive search firm specializing in IT recruiting. Our IT recruiting team has expertise placing qualified candidates in software, cybersecurity, and emerging technology roles nationwide. Learn more at bit.ly/42QQPqi
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