Infrastructure Manager

Zinpro Corporation - Eden Prairie, MN2.9

Zinpro Corporation, the feed industry leader in the manufacturing, research, and marketing of Performance Minerals*, is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of Infrastructure Manager.

The Infrastructure Manager, in conjunction with the Director of IT, is responsible for preparing, planning, designing, implementing, operating and optimizing Zinpro’s information technology infrastructure in support of business needs. This is a hand-on role providing direct supervision and back-up of infrastructure support staff and contractors.

The position will be based at our corporate office in Eden Prairie, Minnesota.

Essential Duties:
Establish, measure and deliver on infrastructure service levels for server/storage virtualization, email, network, security and telecommunications providers
Ensure infrastructure standards and policies are documented and communicated to the organization
Provide direction and consult with employees and contractors for infrastructure related activities
Apply continuous improvement approach to the Zinpro infrastructure using Quality System procedures, Corrective and Preventive Action
Perform project and functions as assigned by the Director of Information Technology
Stay current with infrastructure industry advances and certifications
Conduct infrastructure vendor assessments, selections and implementations with a business orientation
Plan and Manage the infrastructure budget
Ensure confidentiality, integrity and availability of key infrastructure
Ensure adherence with infrastructure software licensing laws
Manage the selection and hiring of infrastructure staff and perform annual performance reviews

Qualified candidates should possess:
BS Degree in Computer Science or Management Information Systems (MIS)
Minimum of 15 years maintaining and troubleshooting hardware and software and networking
Minimum of 10 years as a Senior Network Engineer
The employee may be required to occasionally lift objects up to 50 lbs.
Zinpro Corporation provides individual career growth opportunities and an excellent benefits package.