Global Head of Infrastructure

  • Technology
  • London, Royaume-Uni

Global Head of Infrastructure

Description de l'offre d'emploi

Framestore is an Oscar, Bafta, and Emmy award-winning global creative company working in film, advertising, AR/MR/VR, theme park dark rides, and pre/post visualization work among many other creative endeavors. We are looking for a driven problem solver possessing a strong appreciation for team building and communication. The successful candidate will need to be highly organised with great communication skills and a can-do attitude.

The Head of Global Infrastructure will work closely with the Facilities and Systems teams among others with the goal of maintaining smooth infrastructure operations. This is a management role that requires the leadership and guidance of Global infrastructure standards across all Framestore offices and data centers as well as hands-on engineering

Responsibilities include:

  • Infrastructure best practices at all Framestore sites including offices in London, Montreal, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Mumbai, Melbourne, and Vancouver

  • Infrastructure capacity planning for space, weight, cooling, and electrical loads

  • Design, implement and maintain reliable and secure infrastructure

  • Provide strategic direction and oversight of network, power, cooling, and data center services

  • The creation and maintenance of clear up to date technical infrastructure documentation

  • Interaction with other trades and consultants to specify and supervise planning & installations

  • Occasional site travel to global offices will be required

  • Design and deploy cost-effective, resilient, with redundant systems in place where practical.

  • Designing infrastructure systems that focused on resiliency and uptime

  • Plan and oversee the infrastructure to support large scale hardware rollouts on-prem server rooms and datacenters

  • Liaise with vendors, analyse, and negotiate hardware and service contracts

  • Producing tenders and selection processes on returns

  • Creation and maintenance of internal planning documents and budgets.

  • Ability to project manage Infrastructure tasks as part of construction and expansion projects

  • Oversight of electrical distribution systems across multiple countries

  • Oversight of mechanical cooling and ventilation systems

  • Oversight of network infrastructure deployments - passive copper and fiber cable systems

  • Oversight of CCTV and Access control systems hardware deployments

  • Leading and developing a small team of Infrastructure engineers in London and Montreal

Pré-requis du poste

Desired skills

  • Extensive Infrastructure and Engineering experience is required

  • Experience managing people and a team

  • Working experience with AutoCAD LT drawing package software

  • Working experience with Google or Microsoft office packages

  • Experience with Project Management tools like smartsheets or MS project

  • Ability to clearly communicate technical information to technical and non-technical people

  • A pragmatic approach with a clear eye on cost vs value.

  • Ability to design systems without critical points of failure

Framestore is proud to employ extraordinary talent across all genders, races, nationalities, religions, ages, abilities, and sexual preferences. We aim to encourage and support all of our current and future employees to achieve their potential. No job applicant will receive less favourable treatment on any basis when applying for a career with us.