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Advanced Networking & Cyber-Security Director Position at University of Texas, Dallas

Posted by Hannah Remmert on 11/09/2017 20:43 UTC

Title: Director, Advanced Networking & Cyber-Security
Deadline to Apply: 2017-12-09
Job Summary: OIT leadership team, and a direct report of the Associate Vice President/Chief Technology Officer (AVP/CTO). This position is responsible for the strategic direction and operation of the university’s administrative, academic and research networks and enterprise network services. These services include, but are not limited to: order connectivity providing redundant commodity internet access; advanced research network providing connectivity to Internet2 and other research networks; data center network at three sites; campus wired network (20,000+ ports); campus wireless network (1100+ access points, 13,000+ client devices); residential wireless network (2300+ access points, 10,000+ devices); DNS, DHCP, and Load balancing; campus IoT network; campus Voice/Telephony service; network security systems including firewalls, intrusion detection, and intrusion prevention systems; data/Voice connectivity for five remote sites; capacity planning and availability reporting for all network services and functions; disaster recovery and business continuity planning and testing; and incident management and root cause analysis. In addition, and equally important, this role will help nurture an environment of positivity, openness, collaboration, and trust between campus (academic, student, administrative, and staff), OIT staff, our service providers and partners, and the CIO. The ideal candidate will ensure network services are available and secure while driving the change required to innovate and meet the needs of a Tier 1 research university.
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Job Location: Richardson, TX
Institution: University of Texas