SoundCloud is hiring an

Interim - IT Manager

Berlin, Germany
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SoundCloud is the world's leading audio platform, allowing everyone to share and discover unique content anywhere, anytime, on the web and on mobile.

Based in our Berlin office, the Interim - IT Manager manages the global IT team based in BER and NYC and it’s stakeholders for a six month assignment.

Your Role

You will lead the all IT efforts, manage stakeholders within the organisation and build rapport. You enjoy managing people and building personal relationships with others on a daily basis. Orchestrating vendors and suppliers, as well as business units within SoundCloud, and the implied risks is something you feel comfortable doing. Some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Establishing and maintaining company wide security policies and procedures for corporate IT
  • Preparing SoundCloud for SOC 1 (Service Organization Controls) and Sarbanes Oxley (SOX) compliance.
  • Supporting system administration for corporate systems such as billing and accounting systems, human resources, payroll and Salesforce.
  • Owning desktop / help desk support, including provisioning and maintaining of PC and Mac desktops and laptops for all employees. This includes supporting corporate headquarters, as well as multiple satellite offices internationally.
  • Managing the system administration team for corporate network infrastructure (firewall, switches, load balancers, etc).
  • Leading a team of providing corporate IT services, including Active Directory, email, system monitoring, backup and recovery, etc.
  • Maintaining  corporate server infrastructure, including SAN, private server virtualization, and public cloud services (AWS).

About You

You will have previous experience in a similar role with a growing global organisation. Strong knowledge of the industry inside and out, having a strong peer network and relationships with the right vendors is a must-have. You do not hesitate reaching out to the right people and are a strong communicator. Having worked with different desktop support models before, you feel comfortable with change and can lead through change.

Diversity at SoundCloud

SoundCloud is for everyone. Diversity and open expression are fundamental to our organization; they help us build a social platform and global community where anyone can create, discover, and share sounds. We acknowledge the challenges in our industry, and strive to develop an inclusive culture where everyone can contribute.