Supporting Rice University Police Department (RUPD), this position functions independently as the definitive technical expert to provide reliable, high-performance, secure and scalable infrastructure technology to agency systems, and assures their integration in the support of the goals and mission of the department. Position is responsible for the analysis, planning, design, implementation and integration of several systems supporting RUPD across campus and secure remote connections from vehicles and staff outside of police offices. In addition, this position also is responsible to ensure secure access to City, County and State Police, which introduces complexity by additional security controls.
Responsibilities of the position are to work with RUPD staff, Office of Information Technology leadership and law enforcement senior administrators to develop and support departmental systems, LAN/WAN infrastructure and consult on systems infrastructure services and tools.
The position works independently with the objectives and priorities established by the overall department's directives. Typical duties include: - Independently insuring the smooth operation and integration of Security and Police systems, - Consulting with staff and/or outside IT administrators to determine options, evaluating and prioritizing requests for new services, prepare cost and time estimates on requests for services, - Maintain existing departmental LAN/WAN systems, - Developing new infrastructure services, - Prepare status reports for management review, - Meet with other campus and/or public safety IT leaders regarding system interfaces and integration issues, - Completing R&D activities to bring new technologies to RUPD.
Position Status: Full-Time
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