Director, Information Technology

Playa Vista, CA
Shared Services – Business Operations
Full-time

We are looking for an Information Technology (IT) Director who will be responsible for overall strategic vision and the day-to-day technical service delivery to all Fullscreen employees. You will drive strategy and execution of our Employee Technology vision as well as the tactical day-to-day IT operations and happiness of Fullscreen employees. It helps if you have a passion for and knowledge of YouTube, and digital entertainment and the world of social media influencers. You will lead , think and act like a consultant to Fullscreen staff, asking “what are we trying to accomplish?” rather than “what do you want me to do for you?”. You will need to be personable, be able to build relationships with everyone from the mailroom to the boardroom -- and enjoy doing it. You would also have a proven track record of related experience to support and fulfill the strategic objectives of a highly cross-functional organization. We’re really looking for someone who can develop great relationships with Fullscreen staff in a “help them help themselves” manner.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Own the overall vision, strategy, and execution for the technology serving Fullscreen's growing nationwide employee base
    • Lead and develop a team of IT professionals to form an extraordinary IT Services function that includes Corporate IT (Help Desk and Client Engineering), Information Security (Compliance and Operations), Network Engineering and Operations, and Systems Administration (Server and Storage)
    • Take ownership of the quality of employee technology offerings, including global video-conferencing, Google Docs/Drive, and other collaboration tools
    • Keep up with Network trends
    • Work with key enterprise vendors to drive further the functionality of SaaS solutions, and collaborate with internal clients to identify and build tools that support employee productivity and infrastructure needs
    • Partner with key business partners (security engineering, product engineering teams, Facilities team) to further business goals and provide consistently high levels of IT service
    • Develop and help lead strategy around technology support and software development for Netflix growing content studio and it’s portfolio of production projects
    • Own the technology experience in conference rooms, screening rooms and general audio/video collaboration to keep employee meeting space efficient and productive

QUALIFICATIONS

    • Generally this role requires 10+ years of experience
    • Proficient in supporting an IT environment where 95% of the equipment is Mac - JAMF
    • Great understanding of and have hands-on experience with servers, routers, and switches
    • Experience with Cloud Applications for Business - SaaS
    • Good working knowledge of A/V systems - Crestron, Vaddio, Zoom, WebEx
    • Familiarity with leading edge technologies, including Google’s suite of collaboration tools, such as Docs/Drive/Hangouts and experience working in a large cloud environment (AWS or Rackspace is a big plus)
    • Familiarity with IT best practices and related trends, topics and approaches
    • Experience managing a 24x7x365 global based support org
    • Entertainment industry experience preferred
    • “Can-do” positive attitude

PERKS & BENEFITS

    • Use What You Need paid time off
    • Flexible dress code
    • Kitchen stocked with snacks
    • Pet Insurance
    • Catered meal on Fridays
    • Health, dental and vision benefits
    • 401(k) with a company match
    • Both paid maternity time and paid paternity time
    • Dog-friendly Fridays

ABOUT FULLSCREEN:
Fullscreen Media is a global leader in social-first entertainment experiences serving creators, brands and consumers. Fullscreen Media is comprised of three key businesses: Fullscreen Creator Network is the biggest network empowering creators through a variety of services, from audience development and programming support to management, content production and merchandising. Fullscreen Entertainment reaches consumers through creator-driven experiences from Fullscreen Live, original content from Fullscreen Productions and the pioneering Rooster Teeth studio, and subscription video on demand services “Fullscreen” and Rooster Teeth’s “FIRST.” Fullscreen Brandworks partners with major brands to tap into the power of social media with original entertainment, influencer marketing, multi-platform social content and targeted media through the Fullscreen Media Network.

Fullscreen, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, protected veteran status, or disability.