Assistant Information Technology Director


: $123,065.00 - $91,330.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Executive Management

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HoursStandard University business hours8:30am 5:00pm (academic year)8:00am 4:30pm (summer)Hours may vary based on operational needs.Job DescriptionReporting to the Director of Information Technology for Strategic Initiatives and Innovation, this position be responsible for the IT Services budget, managing the help desk issues and staff for the department, supervising the configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting of approximately 250 PCs, 20 servers and 125 mobile devices located on campus and all 20+ U.S. locations requiring remote access. The Assistant Director will provide project management for various technological projects across Strategic Initiatives and Innovation and will assist the Director in setting technology strategy. The position will include some travel to remote locations and the ability to exercise independent judgment in evaluating technical needs and solutions for these locations. This position will also assist the IT Director in providing remote access to enterprise data both on laptops and mobile devices and provide expertise in Internet based activities.QualificationsBachelors degree (Masters preferred) in Information Management with 7 years experience in Information TechnologyMinimum of 5 years experience supporting Apple hardware (both Mac and IOS), Windows, Android and administering Microsoft Active Directory users, groups and computers.Minimum of 3 years experience with FAST system for Information Coordinator dutiesMinimum of 3 years experience with learning management systems or similar online instructional technologyJob Specific QualificationsAbility to work collaboratively with diverse staff and constituents; excellent customer service skills and ability to build strong customer relationshipsSolid problem solving skills with ability to coordinate projects and activities to completionKnowledgeable in cross-platform environments: Windows, MacOS, Linux, iOS, Android, and practical knowledge of mainstream educational and administrative software applicationsKnowledge of:JIRABomgarWindows/Mac/Linux troubleshooting utilitiesPowerShellO365 (Teams, etc.)VoIP Cisco TechnologyiOS/AndroidLMSResponsibilitiesLead SI/NVRC technical staff team, acting as the second level support for issues requiring specific expertise. Insure that technical staff are being trained in new technologies, new security threats and productivity improvements.Coordinate software and hardware purchases and assets for all departments. Develop, coordinate and conduct training to staff in uses of hardware and software. Develop, maintain and/or recommend user documentation for applications.Perform Active Directory administrative duties, including managing data security access.Work with IT Director to plan, prioritize and manage projects. Drive SI technology strategic plan as outlined by the Director of IT.Serves as liaison cross-campus IT strategy groups to include ITS, DSP, Online Platforms, Technology Leadership Committee, Active Directory Technical Team, Print Management Technical Team.Application InstructionsIn addition to completing an online application, please attach a resume and cover letter.EEOCSyracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution. The University prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and treatment in University programs, services, and activities.Commitment to Supporting and Hiring VeteransSyracuse University has a long history of engaging veterans and the military-connected community through its educational programs, community outreach, and employment programs. After World War II, Syracuse University welcomed more than 10,000 returning veterans to our campus, and those veterans literally transformed Syracuse University into the national research institution it is today. The Universitys contemporary commitment to veterans builds on this historical legacy, and extends to both class-leading initiatives focused on making an SU degree accessible and affordable to the post-9/11 generation of veterans, and also programs designed to position Syracuse University as the employer of choice for military veterans, members of the Guard and Reserve, and military family members.Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus CommunitySyracuse University maintains an inclusive learning environment in which students, faculty, administrators, staff, curriculum, social activities, governance, and all other aspects of campus life reflect a diverse, multi-cultural, and international worldview. The University community recognizes and values the many similarities and differences among individuals and groups. At Syracuse, we are committed to preparing students to understand, live among, appreciate, and work in an inherently diverse country and world made up of people with different ethnic and racial backgrounds, military backgrounds, religious beliefs, socio-economic status, cultural traditions, abilities, sexual orientations and gender identities. To do so, we commit ourselves to promoting a community that celebrates and models the principles of diversity and inclusivity.Message to ApplicantsSyracuse University is interested in candidates who have the communication skills and cross-cultural abilities to maximize their effectiveness with diverse groups of colleagues, students and community members. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Syracuse University is an equal opportunity employer, as well as a federal contractor required to take affirmative action on behalf of protected veterans.
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