Manager, Infrastructure Services


Kemira is a global company providing chemicals and expertise to operations around the world. We are committed to be our customers’ first choice by bringing sustainable value through improved product quality, better process and resource efficiency. We offer a result-oriented and collaborative culture that empowers you to drive excellence and innovation with a major impact on the future. Kemira IT enables efficient business through high-availability and harmonized IT applications and services, real-time business information and high information security.


Are you ready for the next step in your career? We are now looking for a

Manager, Infrastructure Services

to strengthen our IT Services with a solid knowledge of both network and datacenter/server technology and with the ability to help us drive our infrastructure to the next level with your cloud experience.

You will be playing a vital part in developing and maintaining Kemira’s infrastructure in an excellent shape at a corresponding cost level. You will manage a team of three infrastructure professionals and together with the team develop and support the environment, as well as troubleshoot problems that may sometimes occur. As a Manager, Infrastructure Services, you will also co-operate with the Kemira lead infra-architect, aiming on building a long-term sustainable environment. You will also work tightly with Kemira IT Solution Architect and respective business process IT Concept Owners who are driving the business projects forward.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain Kemira’s IT infrastructure in an excellent shape.
  • Provide input on new Azure solutions design from architecture perspective.
  • Manage external infra vendors varying in scope, role and related governance needs.
  • Guarantee cost efficiency while running resources on different platforms.
  • Migrate and consolidate on-premise solutions to new cloud platforms.

What you need:

You have experience with various cloud computing environments and a solid service management (ITIL) expertise. You have a strong and proven knowledge of server and infrastructure architecture and a solid understanding of IaaS and PaaS current and future solutions. You have a Broad IAM concept understanding including Azure AD. You hold a Bachelor’s/Master’s Degree on a relevant field and are fluent in both English and Finnish.

To be successful in this position we hope that you are a solid team player, motivator and a team manager. You have a practical, can do attitude and are able to deliver in a service-oriented way. You have strong communication skills and able to “sell” your ideas to different internal and external stakeholders. You are able to see the big picture and have a flexible mindset. This position is located at Kemira’s Head office in Helsinki and requires some travelling.

What we offer:

Kemira offers you an independent, challenging global role in a developing organization supported by highly motivated and skilled international coworkers. The position is a great opportunity to develop your own skillset and expertise. The working environment at Kemira embraces safety, sustainable future & environment and people. On top of this we offer you a competitive salary, an attractive benefit package and a great office location.

Kemira is an equal opportunity employer

Find the right mix of experiences and opportunities at Kemira

If you would like more information about the position, please do not hesitate to contact Consultant Sampo Syväoja at +358 45 631 5833 from Compass HRG. All inquiries are treated confidentially.

Please apply by clicking the link below before 19.1.