Senior Network Security Administrator

Miami, FL
Sep 07, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Job Title Senior Network Security Administrator
Job ID 996366
Location Kendall Campus
Full/Part Time Full-Time
Regular/Temporary Regular

Job Details

Job Family
ADMIN-Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC)
Starting from $62,300
Information Technology
Reports To
Enterprise Network Manager
Closing Date
Open Until Filled
FLSA Status
Exempt- Not Eligible for Overtime Compensation

Job Summary

The Senior Network Security Administrator is responsible for the administration and management of enterprise wide network security systems that support the information technology infrastructure of the College. This individual will be responsible for the administration and maintenance of multiple systems.This is a Professional Exempt Contractual (PEC) position for which an annual contract reflecting the base salary within the fiscal year (July 1st to June 30th) will be issued after ratification by Miami Dade College's District Board of Trustees.

Duties & Responsibilities

•Provides timely and rapid responses to the user community's requests for assistance
•Completes status and statistical reports for network security events and compliance
•Monitors security events for security incidents and investigates causes
•Proposes configuration changes to improve system security
•Installs and configures systems software
•Provides systems level support for multiple security systems
•Provides systems technical support and assistance; monitors system operations
•Develops and maintains system documentation
•Troubleshoots problems with systems and related College equipment
•Designs, analyzes, and conducts diagnostic support
•Oversees capacity planning and system integrity
•Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements

•Master's degree from a regionally accredited institution and three (3) years of related networking or computing experience; or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution and seven (7) years of experience in networking or computing
•All degrees must be from a regionally accredited institution
•Knowledge and understanding of College organization, goals and objectives, and policies and procedures
•Knowledge of authentication and access control
•Knowledge of security systems architecture and design
•Knowledge of operations security procedural and technical controls
•Knowledge of operating systems, protocols, architectures designs and configurations
•Knowledge of the current and developing information technology services requirements in a large educational institution
•Possess familiarity with the Internet and generally available Internet services such as SSH, FTP, HTTP, SMTP, DHCP and DNS
•Possess strong interpersonal skills
•Possess strong analytical skills and attention to detail
•Ability to write and develop IT related design and development documentation and reports
•Ability to successfully manage, coordinate, and deploy complex technical projects
•Ability to maintain strict quality standards and work with customers to assess their needs
•Ability to make sound, well-informed and objective decisions
•Ability to work a flexible schedule that may include evening and weekend assignments
•Ability to work well in a multi-ethnic and multicultural environment with students, faculty and staff

Essential Position

  • This function/position has been designated as essential. This means that when the College is faced with an institutional emergency, employees in such positions may be required to remain at their work location or to report to work to protect, recover, and continue operations at the College.