6335 Information Technology Consultant - Foundation, SDSU Imperial Valley

Location
San Diego County, California
Salary
Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $3,730 per month. CSU Classification Salar
Posted
May 15, 2017
Ref
6335
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

  Overview  

San Diego State University is seeking applicants with demonstrated experience and/or commitment to teaching and working effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and members of historically underrepresented groups.

Initial review of applications will begin on May 25, 2017. To receive full consideration, apply by May 24, 2017. The position will remain open until filled.  The online application should be completed in detail. Completion of the online application is required for consideration; a resume alone will not suffice. 

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The Information Technology Department at San Diego State University Imperial Valley (SDSU IV) is comprised of four full-time staff (three IT consultants, and one IT Manager), and four student lab assistants serving approximately 900 undergraduate, graduate and Open University students in both the Calexico and Brawley campuses. 

The Information Technology department at SDSU IV is responsible for all campus computer information systems, including technical services relating to the utilization of computers, networking, videoconferencing and other information technology resources. This department performs a wide variety of highly specialized functions including computer/communications, networks and devices, network topology, computer hardware and software in local and wide area networks, including Internet/Intranet services, and user support.

  Position Information  

This is a full-time (1.0 time-base), benefits eligible, temporary position anticipated to end on or before 6/29/2018, with the possibility of reappointment and/or permanency. This position is designated non-exempt under FLSA and is eligible for overtime compensation. Standard work hours for this position are Monday – Thursday,12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

This position will provide technology support in the operation, maintenance, and support of the campus’ technology infrastructure, including support for faculty, staff and students. Will be responsible for the day-to-day operations of the student computer lab and assist in supporting other campus labs and smart classrooms. Must have a basic foundation of knowledge and skills in technical information systems and application program packages.  Must have working knowledge of common software application packages, equipment platforms, reference database systems and sources and training methods, and a basic understanding of networks, data communication and multimedia systems.

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  Compensation and Benefits  

Starting salary upon appointment not expected to exceed $3,730 per month. CSU Classification Salary Range: $3,470 - $5,994 per month. Salary placement is determined by the education, experience, and qualifications the candidate brings to the position, internal equity, and the hiring department's fiscal resources. 

San Diego State University offers a rich benefits package that constitutes a major portion of total compensation. For more information regarding SDSU benefits, please click here

  Qualifications  

Minimum Qualifications 

To enter this classification, a basic foundation of knowledge and skills in technical information systems and application program packages is a prerequisite. This foundation would normally be obtained through a bachelor’s degree in computer science, information systems, educational technology, communications, or related fields, or similar certified coursework in applicable fields of study. Foundation knowledge and skills for the Information Technology Consultant, depending on the nature of the position assignment, may include working knowledge of common software application packages, equipment platforms, reference database systems and sources, and training methods and a basic understanding of networks, data communication, and multimedia systems.

Preferred Qualifications and Specialized Skills

  • Experience working in a university information technology environment.
  • Experience working in a media center and/or other service desk environment.
  • Experience troubleshooting a variety of software and hardware issues.
  • Bilingual: English and Spanish preferred.

  Application Procedures  

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply Now" button on this page.  You must submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button. If you need assistance completing your application, please click here.

Applicants with disabilities requiring assistance may call (619) 594-7099.

General Information

The person holding this position is considered a ‘mandated reporter’ under the California Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act and is required to comply with the requirements set forth in CSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment. 

A background check (including a criminal records check) must be completed satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered a position with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the application status of applicants or continued employment of current CSU employees who apply for the position.

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SDSU is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, age, disability, pregnancy, medical condition, or covered veteran status.