The Office of IT Infrastructure Services is seeking an IT Infrastructure Manager. This is a full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month, fixed term professional faculty position. Reappointment is a the discretion of the Director.
As a division within Oregon State University, Information Services shares and supports the University's mission by assisting the University to extend all programs, teachings, research and communication throughout the world. The services provided by the Information Services units, including Academic Technology, Enterprise Computing, Infrastructure and Operations, Web and Mobile Services, and the Office of Information Security, assist the University community by facilitating transmission of knowledge and expertise to its members, thereby enhancing their ability to be productive, valued, and esteemed members of the University community, serving the State of Oregon. Services are provided to students, faculty, and staff for curricular, research, intellectual, and administrative activities and needs, as well as to the wider Oregon higher education and government community. There are approximately 150 faculty and classified employees in Information Services, as well as 150FTE student positions. Information Services administers a total budget of $28+ million.
Reporting to the Director of Identity and Infrastructure, the IT Infrastructure Manager is responsible for the day-to-day direction of staff responsible for managing IT Infrastructure, including load balancers, virtualization and servers, storage, backups, and cloud infrastructure.
This position has responsibility for execution of service operations, human resources, customer service, and intra-institutional relationships. He or she implements the vision and strategy set by Information Services leadership and ensures that services are effectively and appropriately delivered to meet the diverse and dynamic needs of Oregon State University.
Typically requires Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience managing technical staff in a technical project or function.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics, telecommunications, or a related technical field, and a minimum of five years professional experience.
At least 3 years of demonstrated successful managerial experience leading teams of technical staff as a technical manager.
Experience working in a medium to large enterprise with complex systems and interdependencies.
Strong working knowledge of physical IT infrastructures.
Windows and Linux server OS management.
Understanding of Active Directory and MS technologies used in an infrastructure environment.
Familiarity with AWS, Azure, or one of the other major IaaS providers.
Demonstrated ability to resolve business and service affecting problems, evaluating alternatives and consulting with other technical members of the organization.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a dynamic environment. Independent problem-solving, decision-making, self-direction, and an ability to manage a complex workload.
Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills. Ability to communicate with employees at all levels of the organization.
Able to maintain a team-oriented, professional, and cooperative attitude.
Demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a Criminal History Check and be determined to be position qualified as per OAR 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in Youth Programs may have additional Criminal History Checks every 24 months.
Salary (Minimum): $67,620
Salary (Maximum): $118,404
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience.
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