The Manager - Infrastructure Solutions will work directly with the managers of the Platform Infrastructure and Infrastructure Operations team as well as with the Infrastructure Architecture, Workplace Technology and Program Management, Data and Product Engineering groups to execute on strategic technology initiatives and ongoing support of enterprise systems. This role will lead the team responsible for deploying new cloud infrastructure solutions to meet specific business requirements as well as lead our data center to cloud migration.
This group works on infrastructure solutions that include container orchestration, Kubernetes, IaC, deployments, builds, site reliability, performance engineering, cost optimization and partnering with our Security teams to ensure our infrastructure is safe & secure.
This role will be responsible for building successful stakeholder relationships with other Innovation leaders by developing a clear understanding of business needs, acting as a trusted advisor, and ensuring secure, reliable, and cost-effective delivery of IT services leveraging both on-premises and cloud solutions and capabilities to meet those needs.
Be a hands-on leader who participates in both the planning, execution, and deployment of world-class infrastructure solutions.
Partner with Platform Infrastructure team to understand and contribute to the core infrastructure
Leverage core infrastructure platform to deploy technical solutions aligned with defined business needs and application requirements.
Ensure implementation of designs satisfy the 5 pillars of the Well Architected framework (operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency, and cost optimization) and is scalable over time.
Partner with Infrastructure Program Management to ensure that team backlog is created and maintained, priorities are established, timelines are estimated, and resources are allocated.
Coordinate with key stakeholders and architects to migrate workloads from on-premise data centers to the cloud
Ensure Infrastructure Solutions implements world-class solutions according to architectural specifications and that the status of work is being logged and communicated throughout.
Lead a globally distributed team to ensure initiatives are delivered on-time, on-budget and are high quality.
Partner with the operations and support teams to ensure ongoing operational support and lifecycle management of critical systems.
Responsible for the direct management of the Infrastructure Solutions engineering team
Responsible for ensuring all phases of the SDLC are adhered to for Infrastructure teams.
Participate in the annual disaster recovery planning process to ensure critical systems are backed up appropriately and can recover from failures with minimal impact to the business.
Leverage Cloud and DevOps expertise to drive the modernization of our Infrastructure Solutions.
Work with business & technology stakeholders to successfully lead our cloud migration and application modernization initiatives.
Secure Berkadia's operating environments, ensuring compliance to all applicable policies and controls as defined by the security team.
Implement security principles that proactively detect and neutralize threats.
Coach Infrastructure Solutions Engineers on technical items, evaluate skill sets and develop training programs to ensure each team member has a defined and established career path.
Other duties as assigned.
What someone will need to be successful in this role
Experience leading globally distributed teams of cross functional engineers
Experience managing and architecting solutions in public cloud providers, preferably AWS and Azure
Experience planning and executing a data center to cloud migration using multiple methodologies including rehosting, replatforming and refactoring
Ability to analyze business requirements and generate a highly available and performant cloud-based solution to meet those requirements.
Experience designing and implementing a flexible disaster recovery strategy for cloud-based workloads to meet varying SLAs
Experience with Infrastructure as Code providers, preferably Terraform
Ability to manage and prioritize the team's work and communicate priorities and dependencies
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills as well as strong logical, analytical, problem-solving skills and reporting skills.
Experience working in Agile/Scrum delivery methodologies strongly preferred
18 PTO days + 2 floating holidays & 10 paid holidays per year
Generous tuition reimbursement towards a Masters or Bachelors degree
401K match up to 6%
12 weeks of 100% paid paternity/maternity leave
Mentorship with industry professionals
Medical Dental and Vision Health Coverage
Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, is a leader in the commercial real estate industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily and commercial property clients. Powered by deep relationships and industry-changing technology, our people sell, finance, and service commercial real estate, providing support for the entire life cycle of our clients' assets. Our unique ownership structure allows us to put the client's interests first and creates a marketplace that delivers a superior experience.
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Berkadia is a leader in the commercial real estate industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily and commercial property clients. Powered by deep relationships and industry-changing technology, our people sell, finance, and service commercial real estate, providing support for the entire life cycle of our clients’ assets. Our unique ownership structure allows us to put our clients’ interests first and create a marketplace that delivers a superior experience.