Manager of Network Infrastructure and Services

first_imgOther duties as assigned.Ability to assist, participate or learn any other type ofnetwork or security related function not listed above. Participate in “on-call” duties within rotating scheduleRotating on-call duties shared amongst the team.  The leadnetwork and security engineer needs to be available to assist ifneeded even if not currently on-call. Lead the development, management, and implementation of MaristCollege’s network infrastructure.Manage the design, installation, maintenance, and monitoring ofMarist College networks, including all network routing, switching,wireless, and end device security.Lead high-availability initiatives to ensure proper design andimplementation to guarantee all servers and services remainfunctioning during outages.Create and communicate key networking metrics and analytics toappropriate partiesAssist in the technical configuration, implementation, andmaintenance of all network related devices. Marist CollegeManager of NetworkInfrastructure and ServicesReporting to the Director of Special Projects, Networking &Telecommunications this position is responsible for managing andleading a team of technical engineers that are responsible forengineering, designing, expanding, integrating, securing,deploying, managing, monitoring and maintaining the college’snetwork infrastructure while enforcing network securitypolicies.  This position is also responsible for overseeinguser access to the network.The ideal candidate is an individual who can navigate a rapidlyevolving field and is a demonstrated expert in all aspects ofnetwork engineering, monitoring and troubleshooting.Our Network and Infrastructure team consists of innovativeproblem-solvers and we seek an enthusiastic and technicallycompetent candidate to lead and manage our team.  For theright individual this is an exciting professional opportunity in arewarding, challenging and fast-paced environment.  If youtake tremendous pride in your work and you are ready to both leadand learn the College welcomes your candidacy for the position ofManager of Network Infrastructure and Services.  Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of five (5) years of relatedprofessional experience.Excellent written and verbal communication skills isrequired.Professional licensures, certifications or designations arealso required; such as Cisco CCNA.Preferred Qualifications:Master’s degree in Information Technology or Computer Science ispreferred. Essential Functions:Manage the daily operation of the wired and wireless network,set standards for quality of service and ensures data integrity,network uptime and secure access across all platforms. Thisincludes network hardware and software, including routers,switches, WAP’s and network related appliances, in addition to ACIand VMWare infrastructure that supports virtual machines thatfacilitates network access and tools. This position providessupervision to Network staff for training/mentoring and isresponsible for performance management.Provide direction and mentoring to the technical team ofNetwork Engineers who develop and build solutions using a varietyof technologies.Responsible for the activities of the team, leading changemanagement, identifying appropriate resources needed, anddeveloping schedules to ensure timely completion of theprojects. About the Department and School:As a leader in educational applications of technology,Information Technology (IT) offers students, faculty, and staffaccess to advanced technologies to help promote a strong sense ofcommunity. A distinguishing feature of the Marist education is themanner in which information technology is used in support ofteaching, learning, and scholarship. This environment creates astrong applied research culture and includes Marist students asyoung paraprofessionals, which makes Marist unique within highereducation.Marist IT staff come from diverse career and educationalbackgrounds. Our community of technologists collaborate to supporta commitment to excellence with 80 staff members within 15departments, more than 200 student paraprofessionals, and a24/7/365 operation. Effort, talent, and commitment are rewarded andrecognized within the division both internally by leadership, andexternally through numerous industry accolades and awards. No twodays are ever the same while working in IT. With our focus onopen-source technology and innovation, we are committed to findingmore effective and practical ways to use technology to meetinstitutional goals.We are looking for excellence, attention to detail, strongownership of one’s work, and exceptional problem solving andproject management skills. If you are a critical thinker with theability to solve problems independently and as part of ahard-working team, we welcome your application for the Linux SystemAdministrator position.About MaristLocated on the banks of the historic Hudson River and at itsFlorence, Italy campus, Marist College is a comprehensive,independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its missionis to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skillsrequired for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in theglobal community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistentlyrecognized for excellence by The Princeton Review (Colleges ThatCreate Futures and The Best 385 Colleges), U.S. News & WorldReport (10th Best Regional University/North, 5th Most InnovativeSchool/North), Kiplinger’s Personal Finance (“Best CollegeValues”), and others. The College is top-ranked for long-term studyabroad (#4 in the U.S.) by the U.S. State Department’s Open Doorsreport. Marist educates more than 5,000 traditional-ageundergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47undergraduate majors and numerous graduate programs, includingfully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees, and also Doctor ofPhysical Therapy and Physician Assistant programs.  To learnmore, please visit learn more or to apply, please visit online applications are accepted.Marist College is strongly committed to the principle ofdiversity and is especially interested in receiving applicationsfrom members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women,individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from otherunder-represented groups.AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTIONEMPLOYER Design, implement, and manage network security policyenforcement and cybersecurity best practice strategies.Ensure best practices and security requirements are employedfor the configuration of network technology and servicesEnsure all network infrastructure is patched and upgraded in atimely mannerSupport the selection, design, development, and implementationof cyber and information security technologyEnsure cyber threats are identified, monitored, andcontainedSupport effective cybersecurity incident response andrecoverySupport monitoring and analysis of network and systemsbehavior Research, document and present emerging networking and securitytechnologies in order to successfully implement them in the networkStay current on the latest trends, technologies and bestpractices to enhance the overall infrastructure.Participate in online forums, mailing lists and any other meansto keep up with all of the emerging technologies.Evaluate new products, participate in beta trials and recommendnew products to enhance the overall network.  This includeshardware, software, and appliance based product solutions for bothnetwork, and security related services.last_img read more