Cloud Infrastructure Manager Mr Price Group -Mr Price Vacancies 2022

  • Full Time
  • Durban
  • Posted 2 months ago

Mr Price Group

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Do you have your head in the cloud?

We’re looking for a new tech associate to take over the management of Cloud Infrastructure across the Mr Price Group by day-to-day management of the Cloud Infrastructure team to ensure the effective translation and implementation of IT strategy

  • Relvent Diploma or Degree in IT (Preferred) or vendor certifications
  • 2 + years in Cloud Team management
  • 5+ Cloud Infrastructure management
  • Experience in AWS/Azure/GCP – Cloud ecommonics & billing

Cloud Infrastructure Management                 

  • Define & maintain Cloud infrastructure standards for both hyperscalers and on-premise, including installation standards, data backup and recovery strategy, security standards, and, “”best-practice”” standards to ensure effective delivery of services in line with mrpIT SLAs.
  • Define and report on the Cloud infrastructure operational tracking metrics to provide insights & feedback to management on downtime (planned & unplanned), service levels, operational performance & overall delivery
  • Identify areas of improvement and efficiencies of Cloud infrastructure to ensure overall capacity is utilised correctly and sufficient contingency space is maintained”

Driving Strategy                     

  • Translate Cloud strategies into tactical solutions to address key business requirements, drive capability and produce delivery roadmaps within the infrastructure space.
  • Understand the current and future trends and knowledge share amongst the team.

Team Management               

  • Ensure that the workload within the team is distributed fairly and in line with the team’s priorities to deliver on departmental KPI’s / targets but also challenging to drive intellectual growth.
  • Keep abreast of talent pool to contribute to the recruitment of top talent. Drive succession, training and development within the team to ensure resource capability and business continuity.
  • Conduct on-on-one check in’s with the team to drive and cultivate the driving.
  • Lead the team which includes: managing performance, driving the culture or the Group, development of the team and recognition.

Risk Management                  

  • Highlight risks to the business and ensure compliance to legislation and company policy at all times throughout service lifetime.
  • Introduce sustainable processes and procedures that minimize risk and vulnerabilities within the environment.
  • Address risks risks by auditing and security teams.
  • Vendor Management
  • Drive partnerships with existing vendors to ensure on time and in full delivery.
  • Operational responsibility to ensure that deployed services operate within the agreed SLA’s and remain fit for purpose.
  • Negotiate contracts with suppliers of services or software.
  • Ensure vendors have sufficient stock and resources to deliver as per new store or Technology Roadmap.

Mr Price Group is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to Employment Equity.

We have benefits! From the financial benefits like medical aid for you and your fam, pension fund, bonus structures & shares, to the cultural benefits like a growth & innovation culture, half day Fri-yay’s, study leave & great coffee! We have ‘em all.

Please note: All applicants must be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 at the time of application or if necessary undertake, to receive a second vaccination in accordance with Company policy, before permanent employment is confirmed.

Location : Durban

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