The Platforms and Infrastructure Manager role is responsible for activities, technologies and resources around build and operations of the infrastructure, communications, environments, and platform software configuration for IISLA Ventures and its sister company, FarmYields, Inc.
- Support the CIO in managing the development of mobile apps, web-based CMS with the external tech developers who are developing the FarmYields e-commerce platform;
- Audit and ensure seamless handover of the e-commerce platform to IISLA Ventures;
- Ensure security of data, resilience of the platform, network access, backups and disaster recovery systems
- Provide support for platform users on systems functionality
- Ensure the processes to respond and resolve incidents are defined and resourced 24×7;
- Manage further development of the platform and all apps and prepare budget reports and recommendations for existing infrastructure improvements and platform development;
- Identify problematic areas and implement strategic solutions in time;
- Design, develop, implement and coordinate systems, policies and procedures
- Manage all hosting accounts including company emails;
- Provide overall IT support to all team members.
- Any other tasks required by the management.
Role Requirements and Personal Qualities
- Expertise in different Operating Systems (Windows, Linux, MacOs)
- Excellent knowledge of Open-Source platform technologies
- Excellent knowledge of Laravel, WordPress, MySQL, and C#
- Basic knowledge of ASP.net
- Good knowledge of various server platforms
- Good communicator at multiple levels and across multiple disciplines
- Team Player, able to provide input into a multifunctional team
- Capable of working to both tactical and strategic timescales
- Proven working experience in IT and infrastructure
- Excellent knowledge of technical management, information analysis and of computer hardware/software systems
- Excellent knowledge in data centre management and data governance
- Hands-on experience with computer networks, network administration and network installation
- BS in Computer Science, MIS or similar field
- Deep understanding and desire for positive social and environmental impact.