Responsible for the strategic direction and overall day-to-day operations of the institutional wired and wireless networks, telecommunications, and associated infrastructure. Leader of a team of network and telecommunications personnel responsible for the planning, selection, design, configuration, security, integration, deployment, administration, and health of network and telecommunication infrastructure on our local campus, affiliate locations and disaster recovery centers. Works closely with the Chief Information Security Officer ensuring security controls exist in the network design. Other responsibilities include monitoring usage and available capacity of all assigned infrastructure, equipment, and service availability. Accepts on-call assignments providing 24x7 coverage as required.
Bachelor's degree required, preferably in management information systems or related technical specialty.
Master's degree preferred.
Ten (10) years progressive experience in information technology support functions, including five (5) years in technical management required.
Experience managing large and complex technical network infrastructure required.
Cisco Certified Network Associate or obtain within 6 months of hire
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP) certification.
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