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Job Title:  Manager, Cloud Infrastructure

Req ID:  32011
Job Category:  Information Technology

Mentor, OH, US, 44060


At STERIS, we help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe.

Position Summary

Join a growing I.T. organization that supports the global technology footprint at STERIS,. You will be responsible for technical solution architecture, leading highly complex technical projects and participating as the technology expert on major business projects involving Cloud technology. 
You will have  heavy focus on developing modern and new solutions in a multi-cloud environment, including Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services (AWS).  This includes technical design, implementation, documentation, cost control, migration, and support.  You will  work directly with Business Process Owners to understand functional requirements and scope out a solution that may include new cloud-based services.  You will be expected to be a leader in a diverse global team of architects, engineers, developers, DBA’s who are all at different stages of their career and skill levels.  

Interaction with different business groups is vital within this role and requires an understanding of multiple business segments and IT’s impact on their functions (e.g. Healthcare, Life Science and Contract Sterilization, finance, regulatory and audit). Professionalism and cooperation when working with customers, team members and management is essential for success in this role. 
*This position requires you to be within driving distance of Mentor, Ohio with an average of 3 days a week in the office. 


•    Develops, designs, configures, and implements highly complex I.T. technology solutions.
•    Champions a “Cloud first” methodology, such as Platform as a Service, Infrastructure as a Service, Software as a Service.

  • Microsoft Azure and AWS will be a crucial component for this role.  

•    Creates functional specifications and design proposals. Including diagrams and architectural documents.
•    Participate in the design of Cloud-based infrastructure solutions working alongside Cloud Architects and service domains (e.g., Web, Database, Storage, Networking, IAM) to ensure that initial and anticipated future business requirements are represented.
•    Leads the I.T. infrastructure activities for major business projects.
•    Integrates technology solutions across disparate I.T. platforms and business segments.
•    Researches, evaluates, and recommends software, hardware and cloud technologies.
•    Performs testing and evaluation, including development lab activities for new technology solutions.
•    Interfaces with software vendors and internal accounting department to facilitate the purchase of hardware and software.
•    Stays well-informed of the technology trends and developments in the I.T. industry.
•    Participates in the development of I.T. strategy and direction.
•    Makes presentations and proposals to senior I.T. management on projects, designs and initiatives.
•    Develops and maintains IT strategy and ensure they align consistently with the STERIS plan.
•    Manage a team of HIGHLY SKILLED employees. 
•    Provides regular feedback and coaching to the team.
•    Will serve as the project lead on highly complex technical projects based on the business plan. 
•    Research and analyze project requirements, create and submit proposals, and implement approved project plans.
•    Develops and submits budget proposals and funding requests.
•    Provides technical support to I.T. systems.
•    Troubleshoot and resolve very complex problems with system configurations and hardware.
•    Provide escalation support for all other architects and system administrators. 

Required Experience

•    Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related major with 10 years of experience within Information Technology.
•    In lieu of degree 12 years of experience in Information Technology. 
•    Microsoft Azure or AWS Certification preferred.
•    At least five years’ experience in:
o    Leading major infrastructure projects.
o    Participating in the development of technology strategy.
o    Creating, developing, and implementing technology solutions.
o    Vendor management including license agreements, hardware procurement, software procurement.
•    At least three years in Cloud Administration using Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions.
•    At least ten years full time experience or equivalent on the job training is required.
o    System and application administration with Microsoft technologies.
•    Management / leadership proficiency
o    The ability to supervise a team of people and provide regular coaching sessions, reviews and development plans to improve skill sets.
o    Strong professional verbal and written communication skills.
o    Manage large and complex projects and a proven record of meeting project deadlines.
o    Ability to work with minimal supervision
o    Ability to adapt to frequently changing priorities. 
•    Technical proficiency
o    Cloud Technologies:
    Microsoft Azure
    Amazon Web Services
    Microsoft Office 365.
    Software as a Service (SaaS)
    Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).
    Cloud based storage.
    Cloud based backups.
    Co-location of data centers.
    Cloud extended networks.

What STERIS Offers

The opportunity to join a company that will invest in you for the long-term. STERIS couldn’t be where it is today without our incredible people. That’s why we share in our success together by rewarding you for your hard work. Hiring people who are in it for the long run with STERIS is our ultimate goal. We do this by providing competitive salaries, healthcare benefits, tuition assistance, paid-time off, holidays, matching 401(k), annual merit, and incentive plans.  Join us and help write our next chapter.



STERIS is a leading provider of products and services that meet the needs of growth areas within Healthcare: procedures, devices, vaccines and biologics.  We exist to fulfill our MISSION TO HELP OUR CUSTOMERS CREATE A HEALTHIER AND SAFER WORLD. STERIS is a $3B, publicly traded (NYSE: STE) company with approximately 16,000 associates and Customers in more than 100 countries.

If you need assistance completing the application process, please call 1 (440) 392.7047. This contact information is for accommodation inquiries only and cannot be used to check application status.

STERIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We are committed to equal employment opportunity and the use of affirmative action programs to ensure that persons are recruited, hired, trained, transferred and promoted in all job groups regardless of race, color, religion, age, disability, national origin, citizenship status, military or veteran status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, and any other category protected by federal, state or local law.  We are not only committed to this policy by our status as a federal government contractor, but also we are strongly bound by the principle of equal employment opportunity.

The full affirmative action program, absent the data metrics required by § 60-741.44(k), shall be available to all employees and applicants for employment for inspection upon request. The program may be obtained at your location’s HR Office during normal business hours.

Req ID:  32011
Job Category:  Information Technology

Mentor, OH, US, 44060

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
Nearest Secondary Market: Akron

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