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Director Telemetry Platforms

Cox Automotive
Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *3003 Summit Blvd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Automotive
*Job Level: *Director/Senior Director
*Travel: *No
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *202102378
Cox Automotive, a subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is seeking a Director Telemetry Platforms to join our team!


Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, this is a temporary work from home role but will ultimately work in the Atlanta office.


Cox Automotive is a $7B provider of digital solutions for the worlds automotive ecosystem, with a mission of transforming the way the world buys, sells, owns, and uses cars. We have grown organically and through acquisitions over the past 15 years, and our technology and operational ecosystems reflect the diversity that can be expected from this growth path. The next phase of our journey involves driving mature, consistent, and modern operations across our technology ecosystem


Were making a significant investment in our next generation observability system necessary to support our continuous product deployments and enhancements. As part of the Enterprise Technology Operations group, the Director Telemetry Platforms will provide leadership, vision and strategy for all telemetry platforms across Cox Automotive. This position will report to the AVP of Enterprise IT Operations.


Cox Enterprises is a family-run operation that began nearly 120 years ago. As part of this great family business, we treat our team members and clients like theyre just that family. This atmosphere has been instrumental to our success and has shaped our willingness to fuel epic innovation, drive unprecedented growth and deliver the mind-blowing, needle-moving, connected experience we promise.


Cox Automotive is transforming the way the world buys, sells and owns cars. Come join the transformation!


*Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:*




* Leadership and oversight of the four key areas: monitoring, cmdb, logging, and aiops.

* Develop and foster a strong relationship with our software engineering, engineering enablement and reliability engineering partners.

* Partner with others in the enterprise to ensure effective, streamlined and successful interactions between software delivery and enterprise operations teams.

* Advocate continuous learning and improvement culture.

* Develop and foster a relationship with our strategic telemetry vendors.

* Develop a comprehensive telemetry tool roadmap, including service rationalization and cost management plans.

* Develop, maintain and promote service monitoring policies, standards and guidelines. Ensure that technology decisions and operations comply with contractual obligations, corporate policies and legal and regulatory requirements.

* Effectively manage the telemetry platforms budget and monitor for variances.

* Ability to work with multiple levels of leadership to achieve company goals.

* Provide both technical and professional mentoring to the members of the IT organization.


Qualifications: *Minimum Qualifications:*




* BA/BS degree in related field and 10+ years of relevant experience with at least 5 years experience in a leadership role; or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.

* Demonstrated experience in strategic planning, organization design and development with preferred experience in leading transformational initiatives.

* Experience with ITIL/ITSM frameworks and practices

* Experience with Agile/DevOps/Lean frameworks and practices

* Experience with ITSM, Monitoring and Event Management tools (ServiceNow, NewRelic, Datadog, Splunk, HP BSM, PagerDuty)

* Ability to instill confidence in the business and demonstrate the business value of IT.

* Excellent analytical, strategic conceptual thinking, strategic planning and execution skills.

* Deep understanding of current and emerging technologies and how other enterprises are employing them.

* Strong vendor management and partner relation skills.

* Ability to drive organizational change and build capabilities that effectively optimize operational efficiency and deliver innovative and agile solutions.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts and technologies to business leaders and teams.



So, are you ready to challenge today and transform tomorrow? Apply now.


Who We Are
*About Cox Automotive*
Theres nothing ordinary about Cox Automotive. We are people of every background driven by our passion for mobility, innovation, client success and community outreach. We make buying, selling and owning (or simply using) cars easier for everyone. Touching more than 40,000 clients across five continents, we bring together the best brands and the best teams to propel the automotive industry forward. Some of those team members work for our iconic consumer brands like Autotrader and Kelley Blue Book, while others are creating the future of automotive at industry-facing brands like Dealer.com, Manheim and vAuto.

*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, [visit our benefits page](http://jobs.coxenterprises.com/life-at-cox/benefits/).
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.
Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-19
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