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The Economist Group is a global media and information-services company that exists to champion progress. We provide individuals and organisations with the expertise, insights and perspective to press forward.
Our global IT team’s vision is to create an amazing employee experience, built on a modern, secure infrastructure, effective workspace tools and highly engaged, customer-focused support. As a technology and data driven business we recognise the key role outstanding IT professionals play in helping us achieve our goal.
We work with modern platforms (eg. AWS, Google Workspace, Atlassian Cloud), SaaS applications (eg. Miro, Slack, ManageEngine) and security tools (eg. Okta, Duo, Crowdstrike) to deliver a comprehensive technology service to our colleagues around the world.
We are the custodians of The Economist Group's technology capabilities and take pride in the work we do to extend those capabilities. Through our shared values as a team, can-do mentality and support for one another, we achieved an employee Net Promoter Score of 62 in 2021. Feedback that we receive from team members in our quarterly engagement survey contributes directly to our workplace strategy and we've made significant changes in flexible working policies, career development opportunities and recognition & reward processes based on these comments.
We are looking for a global Head of IT Operations & Infrastructure to join our fantastic team of ~20 people based in Hong Kong, Gurgaon, London and New York. The team’s scope includes the whole ecosystem of devices, workplace tools & platforms and infrastructure, both on-premise and cloud. Your strategic goals will be to strengthen the Group’s technical & security foundations and to create an exceptional employee experience everywhere that technology is involved. You will be driven and motivated by a desire to work with a diverse group of people to build something meaningful. You are a coach and mentor to teammates and peers because you recognise the value in helping others to achieve their goals. You love taking great ideas, testing and implementing them to move the business forward.
If this sounds like something you would be interested in please apply today.