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Head of IT, Limerick. Attractive salary, hybrid role, with one day per week on site and 4 days from home office and full benefits on offer including bonus, pension, health insurance etc.

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Head of IT, Limerick.


Our client is dynamic telecoms firms with enviable growth and due to this continued growth is now hiring for the key role of Head of IT. This is a permanent role and is hybrid, with one day per week on site and 4 days from your home office. Attractive base salary, bonus, pension, life insurance etc are on offer.


The Head of IT role provides leadership in the operation, management and development of the Information Technology, Project Management and Software Development groups. The role includes the responsibility to plan, coordinate, and supervise all activities related to the design, development and implementation of organisational information systems and software applications, and the operations and maintenance of information systems. You will be leading a team of 12 IT professionals in this role - IT Project Manager, IT Team Lead and Software Development Manager, and each of those 3 also have people reporting into them.


You will manage the IT and software development teams, manage performance and professional development, and be responsible for the delivery of Information Systems and associated support services to customers across the business. You will develop and maintain a roadmap of the existing information systems portfolio and you will be responsible for the information security management systems and for business continuity and disaster recovery management for the company.


Candidate profile:


You are an innovative and lateral thinker with 5+ years’ experience in a relevant IT/Software Manager level role. You have a track record of managing complex and significant IT projects. You have excellent communication and team building skills and you have prior experience of leading business continuity and disaster recovery projects.

You have experience of IT infrastructure, application architecture, and system development methodologies.



You have a background in leading teams of software developers, in both application and software development (full stack), and also of leading an IT team supporting IT infrastructure projects e.g. server deployments, Windows and Linux server.

You should have experience selecting and managing IT vendors and have experience in creating and managing opex and capex budgets. You have experience of IT standards and best practices relating to IT and Information systems development (e.g. ITIL, ISO 9001, ISO20000, ISO27001, NIST, ENSIA, CoBIT, etc.) and you have experience of IT controls and governance procedures, including risk management strategies.


Desirable (but not essential) experience includes:

  • Experience of hyper-converged infrastructure projects
  • Previous experience of data centre environments
  • Previous experience in a telco environment
  • Virtualisation technologies
  • Cloud technologies such as IaaS, SaaS, PaaS etc.
  • Agile environment


(NB - EC passport or current Irish Stamp work authorisation required - sponsorship is not provided.)


If you would like to find out more about this unique career , please feel free to contact me in the strictest of confidence, and without any obligation at all, as follows:

email at, or phone : + 353 61 450 679, or mobile + 353 86 243 0763. You can also contact me via LinkedIn or Twitter as follows:




Thank you!

Date Posted:
29/09/22 - 15:02

Limerick | Midwest | Munster | Remote work from home office

IT Support | Project Manager/BA | Senior/Manager roles | Software Developer

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PBRecruitment Ltd, Ducart Suite, National Technology Park, Castletroy, Limerick V94 Y6FD IRELAND
PBRecruitment Ltd is a trading name of Philip Brady Recruitment Ltd, and is registered in Ireland as a private limited company (registration  No. 485423).