IT specialist

Permanent employee, Full-time · UAE, Oman

About The Role

4401 is seeking a versatile and experienced Senior IT Specialist with a strong background in IT infrastructure, software development, and data engineering. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in designing, implementing, and maintaining IT systems, software applications, and data pipelines to support our organization's technical needs and business objectives. 

The successor will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams (Internal & External) to deliver engineering solutions related to on-prem and the cloud environment that will enhance efficiency, reliability, sustainability and scalability across the IT, Software and Data Engineering landscape.


What You'll Do
IT Infrastructure Management
  • Design, deploy, and maintain IT infrastructure components, including servers, networks, storage systems, and cloud services.
  • Monitor system performance, troubleshoot issues, and implement solutions to ensure optimal uptime, reliability, and security.
  • Manage user access, permissions, and security policies for cyber security to protect sensitive data and comply with the standard regulatory requirements.
  • Plan and execute IT infrastructure upgrades, migrations, and expansions to support business growth and evolving technology needs.


Software Development:
  • Design, develop, and maintain software applications and tools to automate business processes, streamline operations, and improve productivity.
  • Utilize programming languages such as Python (must have), Java, or C# to create scalable, efficient, and maintainable software solutions.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to gather requirements, define technical specifications, and prioritize development efforts.
  • Conduct code reviews, testing, and debugging to ensure software quality, reliability, and security standards are met.
  • Stay abreast of emerging technologies and industry trends to continuously enhance software development practices and methodologies for this organization.


Data Engineering:
  • Design, implement, and optimize data pipelines, ETL processes, and data storage to enable efficient data ingestion, storage, and analysis.
  • Develop and maintain data models, schemas, and data repositories to ensure data consistency, integrity, and accessibility.
  • Collaborate with data analysts, and business users to define data requirements and deliver actionable insights and reports using Power BI and other visualisation tools through API integration.
  • Implement data governance and Data Management policies, data quality controls, and security measures to protect sensitive information and ensure regulatory compliance.
  • Monitor data infrastructure performance, identify bottlenecks, and implement optimizations to improve scalability, reliability, and efficiency of the data visualization framework.


Project Management and Collaboration:
  • Lead and manage IT projects from initiation to completion, including project planning, resource allocation, and risk management.
  • Coordinate with internal teams, external vendors, and stakeholders to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables. Hands-on experience with JIRA project management tools. 
  • Communicate project status, milestones, and risks to stakeholders, and ensure alignment with project goals and timelines.
  • Foster a collaborative and inclusive work environment, build the next-level team, mentor junior team members, and promote knowledge sharing and best practices.


Who You Are
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • 10+ years of experience in IT infrastructure management, software development, and data engineering roles in on-prem and cloud.
  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java, or C#, as well as experience with software development frameworks and methodologies.
  • Strong knowledge of IT infrastructure components, including servers, networks, storage, and cloud services, as well as experience with infrastructure automation tools.
  • Experience with data engineering technologies such as SQL, ETL tools, data warehouses, and big data platforms (e.g., Hadoop, Spark).
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills, with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions.
  • Effective communication and collaboration skills, with the ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and influence stakeholders at all levels.
  • Project management experience, including the ability to lead and deliver projects on time and within budget.
  • Certifications such as Microsoft Certified Azure Solutions Architect, AWS Certified Solutions Architect, or equivalent are a plus.


What's in it for you?
  • An opportunity to make a difference and join a high-potential start-up.
  • A chance to be at the forefront of the fight against climate change.
  • A competitive salary and an opportunity to have a stake in the business.
  • An opportunity to embark on regular travel to the Middle East, fostering cross-cultural collaboration and enriching professional experiences.
  • To be part of a team that will invest in your career growth.
About us
About 44.01: 

44.01 eliminates CO2 by turning it into rock. Our pioneering technology accelerates the natural process of CO2 mineralisation, meaning we remove captured CO2 permanently. Our process is safe, scalable and durable.Our mission is to offer safe and affordable CO2 mineralisation worldwide to fight climate change. We are a purpose-driven, innovative business where every Carboneer has a direct impact in achieving our vision of driving a return to sustainable levels of atmospheric CO2.

Find out more here:
Our Culture Pillar:

Continuous Learning

Fast failure, creativity and curiosity are the foundations of innovation. We are never satisfied with the status quo and are always looking for ways to do things better.


If something needs doing, we do it. We take initiative, we take risks, and we empower each other to take on complex challenges. We don’t let fear of failure stop us - the worst thing is not to try. 


Acting with honesty and transparency. Taking responsibility for our decisions and our mistakes. Never forgetting our commitment to the planet, each other and 44.01.


We can only achieve our mission by working together with trust, openness, and respect. We assume positive intent and are respectful and understanding, even in disagreement or times of difficulty. 

Calling unconventional minds to eliminate CO2 and save our climate
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