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Greater Lansing Area, United States, North America
Career Level:
Management (Manager/Director)
Job type:
Full time
$140K - $155K
Apply before:
04 Sep, 2017

Web Administration Director

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Our client is a leading financial services company seeking a Web Administration Manager for its operations in Lansing MI. The Web Administration Director oversees a team of Web Engineers that are responsible for operational support of the web server infrastructure in order to obtain optimal performance and functionality of our client’s multiple websites.


• Oversees and participates in project plan design, development, maintenance, and enhancement Web server environments for extreme HA.

• Ensures that all systems meet performance standards and that production support services are consistent with service level agreements

• Provides technical recommendations and assists in system design.

• Designs solutions to improve performance, stability, or efficiency of web related systems.

• Manages staff and is accountable for personnel actions, including hiring, performance and salary reviews, disciplinary action and termination.

• Implements strategies to improve current processes and procedures and identifies cost reduction opportunities to enhance business operations

• Produces monthly status and KPI reports.

• Manages the selection, procurement, and implementation of software.

• Works to properly train, develop and supervise all staff.

• Provides deliverables in a timely and efficient manner.

• Identifies issues and risks, resolves problems and escalates them as necessary

• Assists in managing budget expenditures and allocates IT resources appropriately.

• Serves as an escalation resource for staff that provides 24/7 on-call system support.


• Ability to expertly define strategy and implement technologies to meet those strategic principles.

• Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Strong Unix scripting knowledge.

• Knowledge of Java.

• Advance knowledge and experience of Application Release Automation.

• Expertise designing, implementing, deploying and maintaining JVM technologies including JBoss on a large scale.

• Flexible with a strong sense of urgency.

• Ability to manage, lead, develop and train staff.

• Ability to effectively communicate technical issues, both verbally and in writing.

• Ability to write SQL to mine data for management reports.

• Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Effective interpersonal skills.

• Demonstrated track record of successfully managing large-scale system and project implementations.

• Adaptive to the use of new software aids and programming techniques as they are acquired or adopted within IT.

• Bachelor\\\\\\\'s degree or equivalent experience and/or education.

• 8+ years related experience.

• 3+ years of experience managing a team of approximately five or more persons preferred.

Job keywords/tags:  Web Administration , Web Servers , Unix Scripting , Java , Application Release Automation , JVM , JBoss , SQL