Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut has an opportunity for a dynamic Director of Networking and Infrastructure Services who will provide strategic direction and leadership for the College’s technology infrastructure. The core responsibilities will to be to plan, implement and manage the technology infrastructure, with particular focus on distributed systems, network, access control and telecommunications for advancing the academic mission of the College. The Director must ensure the College’s technology infrastructure is designed to support new initiatives, assuring alignment with ITS and College goals. The Director must be an effective communicator and work cooperatively with all information technology staff. Must work in a collaborative nature in support of the Trinity community to explore new services and support strategies through enhancements and improvements in technical facilities and infrastructure. The Director will be an essential partner in new construction initiatives and must cultivate strong relationships with the Director of Capital Projects and Facilities administration. The Director will participate in planning activities, budgeting, staffing and policy decisions as part of the Information Technology Services management team. The position reports to the Director of Information Technology Services and manages Networking and Systems, Technical Services and the Access Control team.
The qualified candidate will have eight years’ experience in a related position and understand ways in which the infrastructure supports the mission of a liberal arts college. Must have experience managing technical teams and be able to mentor and develop a team of technical professionals. Must be a good partner with other ITS teams, and be responsive to campus needs. The successful candidate must have a proven track record in building partnerships with constituents, developing quality solutions and always striving for excellence in customer service. The successful candidate must demonstrate leadership, initiative, actively explore new technologies, work independently as well as effectively collaborate with the team.
Bachelor’s Degree required; Leadership Skills; 8+ years of experience; Strong collaborative working style; Excellent oral and written communication skills; Must be a strategic thinker; Experience designing and architecting large scale, highly available network and systems. Technical environment: Cisco networking; Microsoft and Unix server systems; Exchange, AD, LDAP, SQL Server, SharePoint, domains, DHCP, DNS, hosts files; SAN/NAS, backups: telecom, VOIP, mobile/cellular technologies; anti-virus, anti-spam products and network and systems security.
Salary is commensurate with experience. The application review process will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. To apply, please submit cover letter, resume and three professional references at: https://trincoll.peopleadmin.com/postings/94.
Trinity College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applicants with disabilities should request any needed accommodation in order to participate in the application process.