Network Administrator

Job description

Job ID: 44474

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Information Technology Services - Network Communication Technologies


Designs, installs, configures, monitors, troubleshoots and manages a diverse base of installed networking equipment, which encompasses both wired and wireless data networks. Collects and monitors data for system usage, performance, and vulnerabilities in support for ITS staff and members of the campus network. Advises management and team members to revisions of established policies, procedures, and standards.

Designs, installs, configures, monitors, troubleshoots and manages a diverse base of installed networking equipment, operating software, and/or network security applications, which encompasses wired and wireless data networks servicing voice, video and data applications on campus. A State vehicle, golf cart, or utility vehicle will be used to reach site premises. A valid driver's license will be needed in order to operate vehicle.

Collects and analyzes usage and performance monitoring data to allow for the diagnosis of problems on the network and allowing for appropriate action as needed to assure network integrity and operation.

Analyzes networks for security vulnerabilities and breaches.

Provides technical advice and consultation to ITS staff as well as users of the campus network concerning complex network - related problems and applications. Advises management and team members on the revision of established policies, procedures, and standards to insure that current policies remain up-to-date and relevant in a dynamic networking environment. Interfaces with representatives from other universities and vendors.

May function as project team leader responsible for a coordinated effort in pursuit of solutions to complex networking problems. This leadership would include: a) effectively distributing the workload; b) providing advice and consultation in networking design and operations; and c) coordinating vendors.

Performs duties in compliance with ITS policies, guidelines, and processes pertaining to support requests, work orders, project management, change management, and incident management. Appropriately utilizes associated tools in accordance with ITS standards. Other duties as needed and assigned to include on-call duties.


Bachelor's degree and two years' experience or a combination of post high school education and experience equal to six years.

Driver's License, Class E

Knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the network and data field.

Knowledge of concepts, practices, and procedures within the telecommunications, network, and data fields.

Experience utilizing problem solving and technical skills.

Experience evaluating process effectiveness and develop change or alternatives.

Experience meeting physical requirements as determined by position.

Experience performing accurately in a detail oriented environment.

Experience demonstrating critical thinking based upon in-depth data, substantiating information, considering and respecting others' input personal values, and ethics.

Experience demonstrating and implement polices and procedures.

Ability to work a flexible schedule to include on-call duty or emergency coverage if needed.

Experience programming and installing of Internet Protocol (IP) based equipment such as: switches, wireless access points, VoIP telephones and other network equipment.

Ability to estimate costs of materials and equipment.

Experience reviewing, interpreting, and preparing worksheets, estimates, service orders, network diagrams, and blueprints describing nature of voice, video, security and data communications systems to be installed and/or repaired.

Anticipated Salary Range

Negotiable based upon experience.

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.


If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

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Posted: 12/4/2018
Application Due: 12/19/2018
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