Head of Technical Operations
London - 240 BF

Job Reference: UBM-GTA&-06453

Location: London - 240 BF

Closing Date: 08/07/2019

Department: GE Technology - Architecture & Technical Governance

Division: Informa Markets

As the head of technical operations at Informa Markets you will be responsible for infrastructure and operations across multiple teams within our business. You will define the 3 year maturity roadmap as well as define the operating model and capabilities required to run a successful TechOps function.

job accountabilities:

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Define Informa Market’s TechOps roadmap, strategy and governance processes including operating model and capabilities.
  • Represent Informa Markets on the Informa Plc Cloud Centre of Excellence, to share knowledge, best practises, define standards & policies with the ultimate goal of maturing our TechOps capabilities
  • Promote and challenge technical teams to promote our Cloud First Strategy, (SaaS-> PaaS> IaaS) and Infrastructure as code and steer us to become a true DevOps organisation.
  • Build out roadmap and TechOps strategy to consolidate infrastructure and support under one cloud environment from other cloud providers & on-premise environments.
  • Manage offshore TechOps engineers to implement, support and monitor our technical architecture and infrastructure.
  • Working with the technical architecture team develop a monitoring and logging strategy for Informa Markets that covers the following areas.
    • Log Aggregation
    • Log Visualisation
    • Metrics
    • Infrastructure monitoring
    • Application Performance monitoring

Essential Skills Desired

  • Certification - AWS Solutions Architect
  • Ansible, Jenkins, terraform.
  • ELK, Elasticsearch, Drupal, AppDynamics/Dynatrace/New-Relic/Datadog.
  • Excellent analytical and organisation skills.



This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.