IT Network Administrator I

North Carolina Central University

North Carolina Central University

Posted on Wednesday, August 9, 2023

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Posting Details

Position Information
Working Title IT Network Administrator I
Position Number 600411
Appointment Type Permanent - Full Time
Tenure Track No
FTE 1 = 40 hours/week, 12 months
If time limited, duration date
Position Overview
Primary Function of Organizational Unit
North Carolina Central University’s Information Technology Services (ITS) provides information technology services to schools and departments, administrators, staff, students and the growing population of on-line and distance education students. The objectives of ITS is to Improve the operational effectiveness and efficiency of the administrators, faculty and staff at NCCU through the use of technology, enhance the teaching, learning and research process through the use of technology and to provide adequate support of the technology that is deployed.
Primary Purpose of Position
The position is responsible for providing project management coordination and support for IT infrastructure projects and for supporting the network and communications networks of the campus. Work will include collaborating with campus partners, ITS members and vendors.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to demonstrate functional understanding of networking components and provide troubleshooting through OSI Layers 1 – 3
Ability to make recommendations for changes to approved NCCU infrastructure standards
Ability to maintain relationships with vendors and ensure that all work performed is in accordance with scope of work documents.

Incumbent must have the ability to work well with others in a team environment.
Incumbent should possess critical thinking skills and must be able to function in high-pressure situations.
Incumbent should provide levels of guidance and consulting in maintaining documented standards for the information technology structured cabling infrastructure.
Incumbent must have knowledge of troubleshooting physical connectivity problems.
Incumbent must have a working knowledge of deploying ethernet, fiber, and copper cabling.
Working knowledge of Cisco switching
Must understand the operations of Cisco VOIP solution with the ability to learn
Ability to create Visio network diagrams
Minimum Education/Experience
Associate’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related discipline and 1 year of experience in the Information Technology related field; or an equivalent combination of training and experience.
Licenses or Certification required by Statute or Regulation
Equal Opportunity Employer
North Carolina Central University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Posting Detail Information
Posting Number EPA02921P
Open Date 08/08/2023
Date desired for closing or initial review
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Position Available
Special Instructions to Applicants

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
    Optional Documents
    1. Resume/CV
    2. Cover Letter
    3. Unofficial Transcripts (official required from selected candidate)
    4. DD-214 (for Veterans Only)
    5. Letter of Recommendation 1
    6. Letter of Recommendation 2
    7. Letter of Recommendation 3
    8. List of References

    Supplemental Questions

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