GPL Technologies Director of IT – Vancouver Full Time in Vancouver, BC

GPL Technologies

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Director of IT – Vancouver
Vancouver, BC

You’ll be managing, planning, coordinating, and executing all operations of the organizations Information Technology Systems….

Are you Director of IT proactively driven to provide accurate and exceptional expertise? Do you work in precision, completing projects and tasks with a systematic approach? Are you a confident self-starter ready to advance your knowledge and supply technical expertise? If this sounds like you and you’d like to work in an environment where you’ll get hands on time with fun, high-end IT gear in the media & entertainment industry, we’d like to talk to you. Complete our five-minute employment survey at the link below and lets see if there’s a fit:


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We are an IT services firm that caters to some of the most notable movie studios, gaming companies, and visual effects houses. Our specialty is providing high-performance IT systems tailored to the unique needs of today’s media companies, along with the integration know how to make it all work together. At the end of the day we lay the technical foundation used to make great movies and leading edge games.

We are seeking a Director of IT to join our team in Vancouver, BC. You’ll be managing, planning, coordinating, and executing all operations of the organizations Information Technology Systems. Additionally, you will be directing the research and development of new technological solutions and the ongoing support and maintenance of existing applications. The Director of IT will have the opportunity to develop and spearhead the departments strategic and tactical technology plans.

Additional responsibilities in this position include:
Design and implement short and long term plans to ensure infrastructure capacity and availability meets existing and future requirements.

IT operations management including system monitoring, back up and recovery, Active Directory, Virtualization, hosted web server management

Participation in the development of IT strategies in collaboration with the executive team

Establish service level agreements

Infrastructure administration and project management

Manage network performance and provide network performance statistics and reports; develop maintenance strategies

Manage operations costs, financial forecasts for expanded functionalist/user base

Asset management, including maintenance of component inventory and related documentation


Experience cloud computing

Experience skill solving complex technical issues

Bachelors Degree in related study or similar experience

7+ years managing and implementing technology programs, computer system infrastructure and design, network operations, security design, application development and configurations, and system/server administration

2+ years supervisory role over technical team

Certification in VMware & CISCO

Administration skills supporting Windows and Linux

Strong management, analytical, interpersonal, collaboration, and communication skills required.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-22
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