Operations, Operations - Administrative Support, Operations - Video Services
4 Year Degree
The Maryland Athletic Information technology (IT) System Administrator is responsible for providing system- and network-related solutions for the athletics department information-technology assets. They oversee the functioning of networking equipment and follow strict maintenance standards. Their experience in the IT and networking fields is also used to develop new strategies to optimize wireless and visual communication platforms i.e. Cisco Stadium Wireless and Cisco Vision Visual Communication platform. He/She would work with other Division of Information Technology members, supervisors, and end-users to work on connectivity problems. IT network administrator will also manage complex system requirements and create technical documentation for users and perform other duties as assigned.
To Apply: Submit applications electronically at https://ejobs.umd.edu. Search for position number 114972. For best consideration applications should include (1) cover letter, (2) resume, and (3) names and contact information of at least three references. More information on Maryland Athletics can be found at www.umterps.com.
Best Consideration Date: Apply by August 9, 2018.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
Education: Bachelor’s of Science degree from an accredited institution or equivalent ex work experience.
Experience: A minimum of four (4) to six (6) years full-time experience as a system administrator deploying, integrating, and maintaining devices running Windows or Mac operating systems in an enterprise environment.
A minimum of one (1) to two (2) years of experience as a network administrator for an arena environment; experience must include installing, configuring, and securing Cisco routers, switches and wireless controllers and encoders in a highly available multi-site enterprise; candidate must have experience managing and maintaining an enterprise Digital Signage solution.
Experience deploying, integrating, maintaining, and securing windows, Macintosh, Cisco switches, routers wireless controllers and media players; deploying software and managing PCs policies with SCCM and/or Intune and Macs policies with JAMF.
Experience supporting collegiate athletic solutions like Stat Crew and support applications like StatBroadcast; enforcing configuration standards using Group Policy and Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM) is required. Hands-on experience configuring ports on network devices required.
Significant experience and understanding of Cisco technologies including routing protocols, (BGP, EIGRP), CISCOASA, QoS, Layer 2 & 3 switching and VLANS, data center and enterprise switching and WAN design best practice.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
The position has a 24×7 support requirement, so the incumbent must be willing, able, and available to participate in a regular on-call rotation, work a flexible schedule, and respond to out-of-band emergencies when the need arises.
Internal Number: 114972
About University of Maryland-College Park
The University of Maryland is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities and is located on a beautiful campus located eight miles north of the nation's capital in College Park, which was recently rated "Best place to Raise Kids in Maryland" by Bloomberg.com. The campus is also near Columbia, Maryland, which was listed as the #2 “Best Place to Live” by Money Magazine. The Athletic Program has won 20 national championships over the last 15 years and is a charter member of the Big Ten Conference. Currently, 78 of the University's academic programs are ranked in their respective Top 25 nationally.