Network Administrator Associate

Position Summary: The University of Georgia Enterprise Information Technology Services (EITS) is seeking qualified candidates for a Network Administrator position in Network Engineering. This position will work as part of a team responsible for the delivery and support of mission critical advanced network technologies to an 80K+ node local campus and extended campuses across the state. The strongest candidates for this position will have familiarity with Brocade/Foundry, Cisco, F5, and Juniper network hardware in an enterprise production environment. In addition, strong candidates will also have network troubleshooting experience, excellent communication skills, and the ability to work as a member of a team of dedicated professionals. Typical responsibilities: - IP management - Router and switch configuration - Wireless controller and access point configuration - Upgrading and patching of network systems and devices - Troubleshooting network issues - Monitoring the availability and performance of network hardware. - Performing emergency troubleshooting and problem resolution, including after hours response as part of a team on call 24x7x365. - Developing and maintaining written documentation for planning of maintenance actions. - Working as part of a team without close supervision.

Responsibilities: Network Core Operations and Management (LAN, WAN, and Wireless) a. Assist with the implementation and ongoing management of the enterprise core, wireless and data center networks. b. Provides support for LAN, WAN, and Wireless services. c. Assist with the implementation and management of switch/router management applications, monitoring, and configuration backup. d. Maintain a broad knowledge of operations & objectives across EITS and the University in general as required to effectively provide services. e. Works with other units to maintain and enhance existing services and works to assist in the development and deployment of new services consistent with the EITS Strategic Plan including: DNS, DHCP,AAA( Authentication, Authorization, Accounting) Remote Access(VPN) ,and Monitoring applications. f. Works with vendors as needed to maintain and deploy services.

Qualifications: SEE IT MATRIX

About UGA: The University of Georgia (UGA), a land-grant and sea-grant university with statewide commitments and responsibilities is the state's oldest, most comprehensive, and most diversified institution of higher education (http://www.uga.edu/). UGA is currently ranked among the top 20 public universities in U.S. News & World Report. The University's main campus is located in Athens, approximately 65 miles northeast of Atlanta, with extended campuses in Atlanta, Griffin, Gwinnett, and Tifton. UGA was founded in 1785 by the Georgia General Assembly as the first state-chartered University in the country. UGA employs approximately 1,800 full-time instructional faculty and more than 7,600 full-time staff. The University's enrollment exceeds 36,000 students including over 27,500 undergraduates and over 8,500 graduate and professional students. Academic programs reside in 17 schools and colleges, as well as a medical partnership with Augusta University housed on the UGA Health Sciences Campus in Athens.

Full time/Part time: Full Time

EEO Policy Statement: The University of Georgia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, genetic information, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

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