Ball State University’s Unified Communications team is looking for a dynamic, goal-oriented member to provide data and voice connectivity to the University’s campus. This position will involve monitoring, maintaining and evolving the campus data and voice network to meet the ever-growing needs of the campus community. If you have experience working on large and complex networks or think your information technology skills may be transferable, please apply.
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Position Function: The Technology Analyst position is responsible for maintaining network
reliability to ensure service for campus building and network customers. This includes monitoring and managing networking equipment, VoIP, video-conferencing, and wireless components. This includes, but not limited to routers, switches, wireless controllers, access points, and monitoring software. Would also provide ongoing monitoring, analysis, configuration, and support of the unified communication infrastructure for moves, adds, and changes.
Minimum Pay: $50,000
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in information systems, computer science, or closely related IT field; OR Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in any area plus an additional combination of education and experience equivalent to four years. In addition to meeting the minimum education requirements, two years of technical experience in desktop support, server administration, or network administration. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; ability to write proposals, and act as a vendor liaison; ability to make presentations to professional peers, and work closely with IT management.
Candidates for searches must have current authorization to be employed in the U.S. without employer sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or closely related IT field. More than two years of experience in data networking, VoIP, or video-conferencing communications; experience with computer facilities in a large organization or university setting. Positive consideration will be given to relevant certifications (CCNA, CCNP, CWNA) and/or specialized training.
Apply online at: https://bsu.peopleadmin.com/postings/30135. Include the following documents with your application: resume and cover letter addressed to Charles Allen. The option to upload transcripts is available. Original, official transcripts showing the highest related degree earned is required at the time of hire (even if obtained at BSU). Degree verification will be conducted.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted through April 19, 2022.
Ball State University is located in Muncie, Indiana, on an attractive campus 45 miles northeast of Indianapolis. Approximately 22,000 graduate and undergraduate students enroll in one of eight academic colleges that offer 120 undergraduate programs. We offer more than 140 master’s, doctoral, certificate, and specialist degrees, with many of them ranking among the best in the nation. Ball State aspires to be the model of the most student-centered and community-engaged of the 21st century public research universities, transforming entrepreneurial learners into impactful leaders – committed to improving the quality of life for all.
The Ball State way is rooted in the Beneficence Pledge – a commitment to excellence in teaching and scholarship, honesty and integrity, social responsibility, gratitude and valuing the intrinsic worth of each member of our community. Ball State students, faculty and staff are empowered in a culture that believes in them and demands they believe in themselves. They are partners in an innovative, immersive approach to education. They are supported by living and learning facilities that enable intellectual curiosity. We graduate scholars who are changing the world, and we’ve dedicated our University to do the same.
The university offers an excellent wellness program and extensive benefits offerings to include a generous paid time off package and paid parental leave. For further information regarding benefits please visit:
Ball State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer that is strongly and actively committed to diversity within its community. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.