Operations Manager

Location: Arlington, VA
Date Posted: 02-27-2018
Position Title:                Operations Manager
Location:                        Arlington, VA
Position Type:               Contract to hire
Clearance:                     Active Secret Clearance

Role and Responsibilities:
As an Operations Manager for a position located in Rosslyn, Virginia. This position will support the enterprise team which is part of an exciting program focused on providing technical expertise State Department Consular Affairs.  U.S. Citizenship is required for this role, as is an active Secret Level Security Clearance.
Concept Plus is seeking an accomplished IT Operations Manager with management and IT operations experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. Responsible for shift activities relating to the operation of IT systems in a complex, multi-platform environment including the managing, monitoring, support, and maintenance of all IT Operations activities. Manages and provides direction to IT Operations staff to achieve department and company goals. Plans and manages the efforts of the shift to provide effective and efficient computer systems that enables our federal customer to meet its business initiatives. Demonstrates the sense of urgency and commitment required for managing a 24/7 operation. Guides and manages staff; answer questions, provides management direction and scheduling to meet established goals. Evaluates performance of assigned personnel. Makes recommendations regarding promotions, salary, and other personnel actions within salary and personnel administration guidelines. Maintains a good understanding of business line functions, needs, and changes. Manages a small staff of employees which include employee relations, performances, reviews, approves employee time records, work assignments, vacations, sick pay, etc.
Minimum Qualifications and Education Requirements:
  • U.S. Citizenship is required for this role, as is an active Secret Level Security Clearance.
  • 10+ years’ experience in positions of increasing responsibility including:
  • Strong System Engineering/Administration experience (UNIX, Windows, SQL) and Managing support and lead technical projects
  • Strong understanding of Firewalls
  • IT infrastructure
  • Data Centers(Virtualizations/Cloud)
  • Network Services
  • Security
  • System Development and ITSM in large enterprise environments
  • Capable of building strong relationships and trust with cross functional support teams, customers, and unit management
  • Demonstrated historical and current experience working with a variety of technologies, across multiple platforms and vendor solutions delivering IT/IS infrastructure services
  • 4+ years' experience working within a shared service for chargeback environment
  • Strong technical understanding of Windows/Linux/Unix servers, virtual/physical infrastructure, SAN/NAS, cyber security and networking
  • 5+ years' experience handling the challenge of multiple, concurrent tasks/projects
Education& Certifications required: 
  • Bachelor's degree in IT related field
  • PMP certification required
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Master's degree in IT related field
  • VMware – VCP 5, VCP 4
  • Cisco – CCNA
  • ITIL v3 certification
  • Microsoft – MCSE or MCITP
  • Storage certification(s)
Austin Lindley
Technical Recruiter
Repeat Consultants
8201 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102
Tel:   (703) 870-3795
Fax:  (703) 870-3796
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Cel:   (703) 909-9631
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