System Manager Network Applications
Visma makes businesses more efficient, through offerings of software, commerce solutions, retail IT-solutions, and IT-related projects and consulting. Visma simplifies and digitalizes core business processes within the private and public sector. 760 thousand customers in Northern Europe utilize Visma's products and services, and an additional 300 thousand use Visma as a hosting partner. The group has 6. 7 thousand employees and its net revenue amounted tmillion in 2017.
Visma IT & Hosting
Visma IT & Hosting provides IT operations and hosting services to more than 330 thousand customers. We enable them to achieve their goals by offering best in class tailored IT solutions that are secure, innovative, simplified and efficient. We are the leading Nordic provider of hosting solutions. We also provide the global Visma community itself the tools and frameworks they need to innovate their software business.
Our international teams base their work on our wide knowledge of IT service delivery in on-premise environments, in hosting environments and in the cloud, both public and private. To accommodate this in a certified and formal manner we are certified in the fields of controls (ISAEsecurity (ISquality (ISProject management (ISand IT service delivery (ISO 20000:1). Our certificates also extend to our enterprise agreements on Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
About the job
Visma IT & Communications is looking for a passionate, highly motivated Network Manager to help maintain, scale and automate a complex network that covers public cloud (AWS, Azure, GCP), several data centers and offices.
You must have a drive to develop high quality processes that will run in an unusually complex technical environment. You will be a member of the Infrastructure Team, where your skills and contributions to manage our network will be very visible. You must love to help team members and to receive help from them. The team is international so you will use English both written and orally. If the descriptions above fit you, and you can check several of the following bullets, Visma IT & Communications can offer you a very interesting work and competitive terms.
*Master's or Bachelor's degree in related fields, preferably network and network applications area (load balancers, vpn, etc), with an overall minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
*In depth knowledge of network design, technologies and new trends like software defined network and converged infrastructure
*In depth knowledge of processes, research and performance analysis capabilities
*Negotiation capabilities and problem solving mindset
*Understanding of IT network tools - an advantage
*Understanding the IT Service industry as well as the relevant marketplace
*Effectively cope with change; comfortably adjust to alterations in work activities; able to decide and act with limited information; effectively handle risk and uncertainty in ambiguous situations
*Demonstrated resilience, diplomacy, influence, relationship building, and problem solving skills in a variety of situations
Highly effective written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and experience dealing effectively with a wide range of people
*Digital skills (. Google for Work apps).
*Fluency in Business English is required
*Customer oriented behaviour
*Fast learner - research capabilities for obtaining required information.
*Experience with Cisco, CheckPoint, Netscaler, VPN is an advantage
*Manage the Visma IT & Communications network related program/tools on an integrated platform, ensuring along the way all documentation necessary for conducting daily activities within Visma IT & Communications AS.
*Actively contribute to further developing of the Infrastructure Department in cooperation with the Team Manager / Director of IT Development department.
*As a technical manager within the Networking team you will be expected to drive operational excellence in everything we do. This includes creating sane processes, procedures and automation to improve efficiency in our day-to-day tasks and projects.
*Make plan for developing Visma IT network services, including recommending hardware and software acquisitions
*Work closely on supporting our customers and ensuring that we capture and meet SLA’s and agreed requirements
*Evaluate new features and related products closely connected to them.
*Maintain and enforce digital security within the network area
*Tuning and capacity management of network services
*Performing routine audits of systems and software.
*Produce periodic and accurate management reports.
*Third line incident management
What Visma offers
We offer an exciting position in an international working environment where you will be part of a dynamic and highly skilled international team. You will have good opportunities for career development through internal training and diverse work assignments in a prominent international company. We offer competitive terms and conditions.