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Data Center Managers coordinate staff in organizations hosting large amounts of computer equipment. Common job duties for a Data Center Manager include repairing and upgrading hardware, answering to end user inquiries, collaborating with other departments, updating databases, and ensuring regulations compliance. Based on our collection of resume samples, these professionals should demonstrate leadership, organizational skills, computer systems expertise, communication and interpersonal abilities, and time management. Employers select resumes displaying a Bachelor's Degree in computer science or a similar discipline.

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Data Center Manager

Responsible for managing Data Center and IT operations, in addition to capital budget preparation and oversight; lead the Production/Change Management and Telecomm teams, IT disaster recovery, capacity planning and infrastructure project management, as well as serve as Infrastructure Liaison to Project Management Office And Development.

  • Led the Y2K initiative for Infrastructure, assuring a non-disruptive rollover of operations by creating validation procedures, determining synchronization of backups and developing special processing requirements.
  • Developed - as part of a small team - the Project Management Office, requiring three months of 20-30 hours per week to define process and deliverables for each project stage; ensured full involvement by operations, data security, disaster recovery and change control departments.
  • Partnered in negotiating a new CMOS mainframe, which reduced costs from $56k to $23k per month.
  • Decreased problems by 25% over a two-year period by initiating problem root cause analysis.
  • Developed - with an external partner - web-based education program for staff, resulting in budget savings of over 10K in one calendar year.
  • Converted non-exempt staff work schedule, which resulted in reduced overtime costs by 45%, reduced absenteeism rate by 33% and increased staff morale and productivity by 25%.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Statistics
Computer Science
Mis
2

Global Data Center Manager

Accountable for six primary Data Centers on three continents and over 500 small to mid-sized server rooms globally. Paved the way for continuous seamless business expansion by orchestrating the transitioning of several production data centers into regional colocation facilities.

  • Accountable for the successful move of the Melbourne, Australia Data Center while simultaneously planning the Franklin, MA Data Center move, two Canada Data Center moves into co-location facilities while preparing the 2013 department budget and future Sydney Australia data center move.
  • Orchestrated data center moves in Singapore, India and Milan.
  • Introduced global standardization of ITIL processes across all primary Data Centers yielding a 32% improvement in system uptime performance.
  • Enhanced internal communication between all Data Centers yielding improved collaboration, process alignment, and decreased inconsistency across the enterprise globally.
  • Reason for leaving company: Data Center relocation.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
C
Advanced Leadership
BS
Business Administration And Management
Expertise
3

Data Center Manager

Responsible for facility operations, capital planning and $2.4million budget for 3 corporate data centers.

  • Developed 5 year strategic data center plan including capacity forecasts and capital investments.
  • Migrated 2 data centers and consolidated 1 resulting in large cost savings to Carlson.
  • Created and implemented yearly training for IT staff working in the data centers.
  • Manage multiple vendors providing facility maintenance and repair, cleaning, power installation and cabling.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration / Operations Management
4

Assistant Data Center Manager

Managed 20 employees within the Enterprise operations center, which resulted in providing a 24 x 7 high availability organization.

  • Developed and implemented an Operations analyst organization focused on providing open system support.
  • Conducted daily meetings with IT operations and technical services, which promoted teamwork and improved productivity
  • Supported all existing and new hardware technology in the data center
  • Implemented and standardized maintenance procedures for the local area network and Unix environment
  • Coordinated hardware installation projects
  • Interfaced daily with the client community and across all sections within the IT organization.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
19
years
at this job
5

Data Center Manager

Staffed and managed corporate data center.

  • Managed $8 million budget, reviews and audits.
  • Provided strategic planning and management of MVS and Unix platform distributed computing, networking and client services.
  • Managed the installation of backbone LAN/WAN networks.
  • Consolidated 4 regional data center resulting in $10 million cost reduction.
  • Evaluated Sequent Parallel Processor and coordinated the implementation.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
6

Data Center Manager

Responsible for Corporate helpdesk and Computer Operations providing support to 150 local users

  • Negotiated vendor contracts and purchases and performed budget for IT department
  • Approve and Document all nightly processes and backup policies for both the AS400 and Windows Servers
  • Managed Computer Operations running Customized Travel and Tourism package running on an AS400
  • Configured and managed all Technical aspects of AS400; upgrades, software installation, user creation and printing
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Computer Operations
7

Global Data Center Manager

Created a global data center strategy for 5 data centers and 17 compute environments throughout the world.

  • Managed a global data center teams located in Asia, Europe and North America.
  • Created and implemented data center stabilization/rebuild of 8500 square foot data center.
  • Worked with server architects to develop a global server consolidation plan to reduced support costs.
  • Established a global Network Operation Center and associated policies.
  • Led the Lawson's data center consolidation efforts and developed a global compute strategy.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Associate
Business Administration

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