Operational Specialist in Paris at Flowbird Group

Operational Specialist in Paris at Flowbird Group

Company Name: Flowbird Group | Location: Paris | Type: Job | Last Date to Apply: 2021-02-28

World leader in mobility solutions, Flowbird is a company at the forefront of innovation that imagines the city of tomorrow today. With a unique cross-disciplinary offer in parking and ticketing solutions for public transport, Flowbird is currently active in 60 countries. Our systems and equipment already facilitate management and mobility processes in more than 5 000 cities and more than 1 300 employees and 90 jobs make up the group’s skills.
Chief of Operational Data Center
Reporting to the Director of Information Systems, the jobholder is responsible for the operational management of all the IT infrastructures distributed across the Group’s various hosting sites and supporting the applications and data of external customers.
The infrastructures are currently hosted according to several models: “on premise”, in the premises of companies specialized in hosting, in the “Cloud” (AWS, MS Azure), or with partners.
Leading teams organized in matrix mode
Ensuring the development of skills and versatility of teams
Maintenance in Operational Condition (MOC)
Ensuring maintenance in operational condition
Put in place measures to reduce the risk exposure of hosted applications, data and services
Manage possible crisis situations in conjunction with the relevant teams outside the DCO
Ensuring the proper functioning of the “on call” in an international context
Ensure the regular production of dashboards, metrics, KPIs, …
Security and compliance
Ensure that processes, organization and infrastructures are aligned with ITIL practices, security standards (PCI DSS, ISO-27001, SSAE, ISAE, …), and data protection requirements (GDRP, PIPEDA, …).
Defining / maintaining the infrastructure master plan
Ensuring that the infrastructure and technologies put in place address the needs of the Company
Rationalize and optimize all hosting modes and sites
Coordinate regional initiatives that require infrastructure developments
Ensuring a technological watch
Supplier relationship
Control of service providers: hosting providers, access providers, service and technology providers, partners, integrators, etc.
Manage contracts
Drafting and monitoring calls for tenders in relation to the Purchasing department
Carry out yearly supplier assessment
Manage internal customer relations (communication with other departments and respond to related needs) Budget monitoring Documentary base
You must have a significant professional experience of 5 years in the Data Centre environment, either in a multiple Data Centers with international coverage, or in an externally managed Data Centre, including in Cloud mode, or the management of Data Centers hosting online payment and/or banking applications with strong availability constraints.
You have a vision oriented towards strategy and business development, you have a very good relationship, both for team management and for the relationship with other departments, customers or suppliers.
You have an appetite for organizations undergoing change and change management.
Engineer with five years’ higher education with a strong appetite for technology.
You are fluent in English.