Information TechnologistPosition Number:
PTAA - Professional/Tech/Admin AssocPay Grade Level:
10Pay Grade Range:
$50,517 - $76,296Status :
Calendar Year, Full-time, PermanentDepartment:
HRL Central OfficeContact(s):
Please note: Job applications must be submitted directly online only at: (https://jobs.uri.edu)Campus Location:
KingstonJob Description Summary:
Implement and maintain information technology systems and provide generalized assistance to customers. May work as a member of a project team involving other support staff. Work under close supervision of a manager or project leader.Duties and Responsibilities:
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Implement, maintain and document operating systems software and/or applications software as directed by management or project team leaders.
Provide generalized technical consultation to customers.
Develop a knowledge of several systems software and applications software packages as required.
Provide training to support staff and others; evaluate products and services; and, prepare and present reports.
OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Respond to technical emergencies outside of normal working hours as needed.
Must be available to work a non-standard schedule in order to fulfill assigned duties and responsibilities.
As part of training, perform functions normally assigned to a Senior Information Technologist, although to a lesser extent.
Maintain a high level of understanding of current developments in the assigned area of responsibility and anticipate future needs.
Perform other duties as required.
LICENSES, TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT:
Personal computers, printers; word processing, database management and spreadsheet software. Microsoft Office Suite.Required Qualifications:
1.Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of post-secondary education and additional experience.
2.Minimum of one year of experience in an Information Technology position OR two years of experience in a position that included a substantial amount (>50%) of Information Technology work OR two years of experience as a student employee providing information technology services.
3.Demonstrated knowledge of computer hardware.
4.Demonstrated experience in one or more programming languages and/or application packages.
5.Demonstrated experience installing internet applications.
6.Demonstrated experience installing and configuring the operating system.
7.Demonstrated experience installing and configuring application packages.
8.Demonstrated experience installing peripheral hardware and memory.
9.Demonstrated experience using Microsoft Office Suite in Windows and Macintosh environments.
10.Demonstrated ability to work with diverse groups/populations.
11.Demonstrated strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
12.Demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills.
13.Demonstrated ability to interpret and adhere to institutional policies, plans, objectives, rules, regulations and standards, and to communicate the interpretation to others.Preferred Qualifications:
1.Demonstrated teaching experience.
2.Demonstrated experience providing customer service in higher education.
3.Demonstrated experience evaluating products.
4. Demonstrated experience preparing and presenting reports.
ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO
POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO
INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.
These positions are not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.Posting Date:
03/19/2021Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Employment Application:
(#1) Cover letter.
(#3) “Other Document” – the names and contact information of three professional references (pdf doc).Quicklink for Posting: