Director of IT Engineering at GoodLeap (Sacramento, CA)

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We provide friendly financing options for those who dream of living a more sustainable lifestyle and want to save money using modern technology. Our collective mission is to make a positive impact on the planet, build lasting relationships with our valued partners and customers, and deliver a tech-enabled financing experience that is simple, fast, and frictionless.

We are creating a financial ecosystem that connects billions of dollars of capital to millions of homeowners that want to convert their outdated houses into modern, smart, energy-efficient homes. By unlocking access to numerous products that help people achieve better sustainability, we are revolutionizing the home improvement industry and protecting our only planet.

As part of our world-positive initiative, we are also the official sponsor of GivePower - a foundation that uses solar-based solutions to power life's basic needs for people in developing regions of the world.

If you have an unstoppable desire to make a meaningful impact on our planet, and help mission-driven businesses and consumers achieve a more sustainable future, join us.

Learn more about our perks and culture!
  • Competitive pay
  • Comprehensive benefits package

Position Summary

We are looking for an experienced IT Director to oversee the IT Engineering function in our company. You will be in charge of our IT Engineering team which is responsible for all IT Infrastructure

You will oversee a team of top-notch engineers focused on our on-premise and cloud infrastructure, networks, telephony, and collaboration tools (O365, Slack, Zoom, Atlassian Suite, etc.).

The ideal candidate will have experience building a team at an organization in growth mode and be excited to do the same here at GoodLeap. You are passionate about creating a positive work environment where team members are empowered and motivated to deliver and succeed. You are excited about helping coach, develop, and grow your team members.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities
  • Design and implement strategic program and roadmap for our infrastructure and collaboration technologies (including technology, processes, and policies)
  • Partner with other business application leaders and business leaders to ensure IT roadmap aligns with business roadmap
  • Responsible for overseeing all IT projects to ensure they come in on time and on budget
  • Drive automation throughout the entire IT ecosystem
  • Work with the Service Desk team to provide tools and automation to ensure a top-tier Service Desk experience for internal clients
  • Create and drive process improvements initiatives for the entire Engineering lifecycle (Intake through resolution)
  • Partner with the IT Security team to ensure that established security policies, standards and procedures are being executed across the IT technology landscape
  • Assist the IT Security team in any compliance or internal security audits
  • Oversee disaster recovery process to ensure that the appropriate plans and technology are in place and updated as needed due to business and environmental or regulatory changes and are exercised as defined.
  • Participate in business continuity planning. Review IT processes, staff competencies, and staffing requirements (skill levels, user knowledgebase, number of staff required to meet SLAs, etc.) to identify opportunities for improved service delivery and seamless integration of new systems into existing systems.
Required Skills, Knowledge & Abilities
  • 7-10 years of experience working in IT, with at least 3+ years of experience managing teams
  • Excellent communication and management skills
  • Passion for developing and implementing technology systems to support the growth of our organization
  • Large project management experience
  • Experience with contact centers, UCaaS, telephony, and networking
  • Proven ability to drive initiatives and achieve business results
  • Proven ability to create a positive team culture and environment that motivates team members to participate and deliver
  • Extensive knowledge of and experience with
    • Microsoft Active Directory and O365
    • AWS and cloud architectures
    • Networking technologies including DNS, DHCP, SD-WAN, MPLS, VPNs
    • SSO protocols (SAML, OIDC)
    • Monitoring and event management

Additional Information Regarding Job Duties and Job Descriptions:

Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one's supervisor or other managers related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and other skills required for the position. The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.

If you are an extraordinaryprofessional who thrives in a collaborative work culture and values a rewardingcareer, then we want to work with you! Apply today!#LI-POST
More Information on GoodLeap
GoodLeap operates in the Financial Services industry. The company is located in Roseville, CA, Roseville, CA, San Francisco, CA, Irvine, CA and Scottsdale, AZ. GoodLeap was founded in 2003. It has 638 total employees. To see all 2 open jobs at GoodLeap, click here.
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