Communications Network Analyst, Principal
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|Title||Communications Network Analyst, Principal|
|Department||Univ Info Tech Svcs Admin (9501)|
University Information Technology Services, within The University of Arizona, is accepting applications for the position of Communications Network Analyst, Principal. This position is responsible for installing, supporting, and maintaining the UA’s network environment. The successful candidate will be tasked with installation and configuration of network elements as well as with providing support necessary to ensure maximum availability. The candidate will utilize industry best practices to provide guidance and expertise related to network, both internally and to network managers in other UA departments.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state retirement plan; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
|Duties & Responsibilities||
• Analyzes requests for communications network and security systems to determine feasibility cost, equipment needs and time required. Participates in cost-benefit analysis. Implements new or upgraded systems.
|Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities|
Please see Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications below.
|Arizona Board of Regents Minimum Qualifications||
Six years of progressively responsible experience designing, developing, and maintaining communications networks; OR, an Associate’s degree in Management Information Systems or a related field AND five years of progressively responsible experience designing, developing, and maintaining communications networks; OR, Any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education.
• Prior experience implementing and supporting Cisco networking environment, preferably in a higher education setting
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Job Category||Computer, Engineering and Technical|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Posted Rate of Pay||TBD|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Fingerprint criminal background check (security sensitive due to title or department)|
Posting Detail Information
|Number of Vacancies||One|
|Desired Start Date|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Limited to Current UA Employees||No|
|Contact Information for Candidates||
|Review Start Date||03/13/2017|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicant||
Instructions for writing sample: Please include a sample of your original writing demonstrating your ability to communicate clearly and succinctly in written English, such as (but not necessarily limited to) a sample of written technical documentation, a project proposal, or similar.
|Quick Link for Internal Postings||http://uacareers.com/postings/16921|
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Where did you first learn about this position?
- Arizona Daily Star
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- Department of Economic Security (DES)
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- Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education
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- Professional Conference
- Professional journal/publication
- Referred by UA Employee
- Invited by Dept to Apply
- UA Website
Do you have six years of progressively responsible experience designing, developing, and maintaining communications networks; OR, an Associate's degree in Management Information Systems or a related field AND five years of progressively responsible experience designing, developing, and maintaining communications networks; OR, any equivalent combination of experience, training and/or education?
Documents Needed to Apply
- Cover Letter
- Writing Sample