IT team lead, APAC

Philippines - Remote


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Hi, we’re TechnologyAdvice.

At TechnologyAdvice, we pride ourselves on helping B2B tech buyers manage the complexity and risk of the buying process. We are a trusted source of information for tech buyers, delivering advice and facilitating connections between our buyers and the world’s leading sellers of business technology. 

Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, we are a remote-first company with more than 20 digital publications and over 500 global team members in the US, UK, Singapore, Australia, and the Philippines. We’re proud to have been repeatedly recognized as one of America’s fastest growing private companies by Inc., as well as a Tennessee top workplace. We work hard each day and have fun, too, with monthly virtual events, recreational slack channels, and the occasional costumed dance from our CEO.

All positions are open to remote work unless otherwise specified in the requirements below. 


Position Overview

The IT Team Lead for APAC will play a crucial role in guiding and managing the IT team, ensuring the efficient delivery of services and support. This position involves overseeing technical projects, troubleshooting issues, and maintaining robust network security. Additionally, the IT Team Lead will collaborate with other departments to align IT strategies with overarching business goals, fostering seamless integration and optimal performance across the organization. You must have 2+ years of experience as a Team Leader or Manager to succeed in this role.

Employment Level: Mid Level

Employment Type: Full Time

Working Hours: 4:00 pm PHT to 1:00 am PHT


What you'll do

  • Oversee daily activities, including ticket management and strategic projects, ensuring smooth operations.
  • Facilitate seamless communication and collaboration between IT teams in the APAC region and the United States, streamlining processes and enhancing efficiency.
  • Configure networks, manage Google Workspaces and provide end-user support. Refine onboarding and offboarding procedures to ensure employees are productive from day one.
  • Champion security improvements, securing hardware and systems while providing daily hands-on support to users and the team to meet business goals.
  • Maximize vendor value and impact by managing new and existing vendor relationships. Handle hardware procurement logistics, shipping/receiving, and repairs/upgrades for APAC staff, ensuring optimal operational efficiency.


Who you are

  • Must have 2+ years of experience as an IT Team Leader or Manager.
  • 4+ years of IT experience with exposure to various facets of IT, including end-user support, security, networks, remote environments, and access management.
  • 1+ year of managerial or project leadership experience.
  • Previous IT logistics experience in the Philippines is required; experience with the APAC region is preferred.
  • Experience in a SaaS-centric environment utilizing Office 365 or Google Workspace, Slack, MDMs, and other cloud management tools to support 400+ team members.
  • Background in supporting both Mac and Windows environments for end-users.
  • Ability to think creatively and anticipate challenges without requiring additional supervision.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, suitable for both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Organized and detail-oriented.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to multitask effectively.
  • Capability to make decisions under pressure with little or no supervision.
  • Agile professional who excels in a fast-paced environment and thrives on continuously pivoting strategies to drive business needs forward.
  • Must have a working laptop/PC and internet and backup connection
  • Relevant certifications such as CompTIA A+, Cloud+, or Security+ are preferred.
  • Experience in Information Security, including certifications like CISM or CISSP, is preferred.


**The duties and responsibilities listed above describe the post as it is in general terms and are not definitive.  The job holder is expected to accept any reasonable alterations that may from time to time be necessary. **


What we offer you

Our benefits and programs are designed to make your life better for you and your family..

  • Enrollment in Philippine statutory benefits
  • Healthcare reimbursement
  • Company holidays to include all regular holidays declared by the Philippine government
  • 14 days annual paid time off
  • APAC First Friday speaker series where you can earn a bonus for presenting
  • Ongoing career development opportunities, mentorship program, and more



Work Authorization

Employer work visa sponsorship and support are not provided for this role. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the Philippines at hire and must maintain authorization to work in the Philippines throughout their employment with our company.


Salary Range
TechnologyAdvice seeks to hire top-tier individuals across the world and intends for our compensation to be at a rate that allows us to recruit and retain individuals who align with our core values, purpose, mission, and vision.   

Final total compensation is based on a multitude of factors including, but not limited to, skill level, relevant experience to the position, and cost of labor.

Monthly Pay Range₱90,000—₱120,000 PHP


EOE statement

We believe that our differences make us stronger, and thus foster a diverse and inclusive culture where people feel safe being themselves. TechnologyAdvice is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law.


Pre-employment screening required.

TechnologyAdvice does not engage with external staffing agencies. Any candidates introduced by such firms will not be eligible for compensation.

Any AI-generated or incomplete application answers will be auto-rejected.

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Tags: Agile CISM CISSP Cloud CompTIA Network security PHP SaaS Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Gear Salary bonus Startup environment Team events

Regions: Remote/Anywhere Asia/Pacific
Country: Philippines

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