Manager, Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations

Fairfax, VA
Commensurate with education and experience
Jun 12, 2021
Jun 13, 2021
Full Time
Manager, Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations

George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS), located on the Fairfax, Va., campus, invites applications for a Manager of Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations within the Enterprise Infrastructure Services, Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations (CCSO) team. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.

Responsibilities: The Manager, Cloud, Compute & Storage Operations reports to the Executive Director, Enterprise Infrastructure Services. This position is responsible for fostering a positive culture of collaboration, customer service, and continuous improvement to deliver the best possible customer experience to the university community. * CCSO is responsible for ensuring the availability of all university cloud, compute, and storage services; * CCSO maintains expertise in on-premise and cloud compute, storage and virtualization technologies and commercial and open-source operating systems to support applications at enterprise scale; * This position is responsible for the effectiveness of CCSO, managing the focus of the team, development of its staff, and ensuring responsiveness to university needs in an ever-changing technology environment.

Required Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in a technology, business, or management-related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience; * Supervisory, project management, or other team leadership experience; * Knowledge of contemporary compute, storage, and virtualization technologies and services; * Basic Microsoft Windows server, Linux server, and/or VMWare system administration skills; * Ability to lead, motivate and manage technical staff; * Ability to effectively prioritize team focus and work; * Must be eligible to work in secure computing environments that process and store restricted data, including information subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Controlled Unclassified Information (CUI).

Preferred Qualifications: * Significant experience in a supervisory role with budget authority; * Experience working in a higher-education environment; * Management and/or leadership training; * Familiarity with formal project management methods.

Salary is commensurate with education and experience.

George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

For full consideration, applicants must apply for position 01183z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information. References must include name, email address and phone number.

"Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report "Up and Coming" spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason's diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition."

George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.

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