Position:                      NETWORK & COMPUTER SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR

Department:                Information Technology

Direct Report:             Director of Information Technology

Posting Date:              November 12, 2013

# Openings:                 1- Full-Time 

PURPOSE:  Install, configure and support an organization’s local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN) and internet systems or a segment of a network system.  Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability.  May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption.  May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

1.       Maintain and administer computer networks and related computing environments including network/computer hardware, systems software, applications software and all configurations. 

2.       Perform data backups and disaster recovery operations. 

3.       Diagnose, troubleshoot and resolve hardware, software or other network and system problems and replace defective components when necessary.

4.       Plan, coordinate and implement network security measures to protect data, software and hardware. 

5.       Configure, monitor and maintain email applications or virus protection software.

6.       Operate master consoles to monitor the performance of computer systems and networks and to coordinate computer network access and use.

7.       Load computer tapes and disks, install software and printer paper or forms.

8.       Design, configure and test Computer hardware, networking software and operating system software.

9.       Monitor network performance to determine whether adjustments need to be made, and to determine where changes will need to be made in the future.

10.    Confer with network users about how to solve existing system problems. 

 REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES, AND COMPETENCY:

·         Knowledge of circuit boards, processors, chips, electronic equipment and computer hardware and software, including applications and programming computer networks.

·         Logic and reasoning skills to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems

·         Associates degree and relevant systems/network administration experience. 

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