Network Administrator

Job description

Network Administrator
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA001868

Department: 3900700401-Networking and Telecommunicati

Position Type:

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Networking and Telecommunications. The Network Administrator functions as a primary resource for the Georgia Southern University networking infrastructure, ensuring the stability, reliability, and security of networking resources working with the Enterprise Networking team, and various groups to deploy network services. This position requires routine evening and weekend working hours.

Essential Functions

  • Works closely with the Director of Enterprise Networking on unit goals and core projects.
  • Performs technical management, maintenance and support of the Georgia Southern University
    networking infrastructure.
  • Procures hardware and tracks inventory.
  • Performs day-to-day operational duties to ensure maximum network system and infrastructure uptime for campus end-users.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    Bachelor’s Degree

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: Yes

    Minimum Experience Required:
    Three or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computer and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:

    Preferred Experience::
    Two or more years of experience managing an enterprise LAN/WAN networking environment (Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto, etc.); understanding of TCP/IP, DNS and DHCP; demonstrated experience in managing enterprise network systems; demonstrated understanding of switching, routing and WiFi.

    Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

    Job Open Date: 04/09/2018

    Job Closing Date: 4/30/2018

    Special Instructions Summary:

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/10/2018
    Application Due: 5/1/2018
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