Job Description

IT Systems Manager reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, oversees and directs the execution of the Company technology strategy. Ideal candidate is familiar with multi-cloud environments and has a process-driven, pragmatic, and security-focused approach to technology.

 

Company Description

The Westwood Global Energy Group (WGEG) is home to some of the most respected solutions in energy market research and intelligence. We provide the actionable insight that businesses, industry bodies and investors need to answer their most strategic, technical, and commercial questions. We differentiate ourselves by focusing on our specialisms, quality, and adaptability.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead and contribute to execution of IT Strategy and support growth of the business
  • Craft technical and operational policies for a cloud-first environment
  • Support software developers and product team in deploying, scaling, and managing product security and performance
  • Lead compliance and certifications of systems process (Cyber Essentials, GDPR, etc.)
  • Manage third-party help desk managed service provider
  • Establish equipment standards
  • Provide help desk support as needed

 

Required Skills/Experience

  • Microsoft Office 365 Management
  • Azure Cloud
  • AWS Cloud
  • Comfortable working remotely with distributed teams

 

Bonus Technical Skills/Experience

  • Web application and database management
  • Scripting languages and SQL
  • Experience with Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus
  • DevOps/Git

 

Soft Skills

  • Curious thinker with a desire to learn and grow
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve problems
  • Strong communication skills to collaborate on projects
  • Open to collaboration and ability to give/receive constructive feedback
  • Ability to prioritize and organize effectively with competing priorities

 

Benefits

  • 25 days basic holiday (plus 8 public holidays)
  • Flexible working – hybrid working office and remote
  • Incremental sickness leave provision
  • Maternity/ Paternity/ Dependency leave
  • Life Assurance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • Pension
  • Discretionary annual bonus
  • Cycle to work scheme

 

Location

Greater London area, United Kingdom.

Enquiries please to it-jobs@westwoodenergy.com