Evaluates user requirements against systems' features and identifies approaches to meet the requirements for effective and efficient solutions. Participates in the design, specification, and documentation of district-wide system architecture and special projects; proposes and develops standards and recommends specific hardware and system configurations. Participates in the procurement of said technology.
Provides management and supervision of IT projects occurring college wide: ensures plans and specifications are met by assigned technicians and outside contractors by making on-site inspections; provides project status reports on a timely basis to ensure specifications and designs are met. Inspects for safety and ADA compliance. Coordinates schedules for IT projects; reviews plans and specifications for installation and/or repair work; interprets schematics and written specifications; receives and reviews all drawings, manufacturers’ brochures, and literature.
Coordinates communication and serves as liaison with user departments. Advises various users and user groups to ensure IT facets are incorporated into decisions.
Displays initiative in assessing instructional and computing requirements, system availability and maintainability. Analyzes problems and trend data to recommend, develop and implement permanent solutions and support strategies to conform to service level agreement (SLA) objectives. Appropriately documents issues and notifies management for needs and priority assessment. Develops long-range strategies for deployment and support of emerging technologies in support of computer laboratories and classrooms.
Develops detailed specifications to satisfy user requirements and assure effective utilization of department resources. Follows current documentation protocols, file maintenance and document release to authorized users.
Evaluates legal, procedural, and policy changes related to system applications, determines changes needed and their effects on other systems while assuring compliance and uninterrupted service.
Performs other job related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or closely related discipline or equivalent work experience and education/training providing similar knowledge and skills. Five (5) or more years of relevant full time experience beyond degree equivalence is required. Certification in Project Management, or systems and applications to be supported may be considered an equivalency for experience requirements.
Experience in current operating environment and use of specific programming/operating systems will be given preference.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Quick Link: 6416
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Employee Group: Professional
Affirmative Action Statement:
St. Louis Community College is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college system in Missouri and the second largest institution of higher education in the state with current credit enrollment each semester of almost 30,000 students. The College is accredited by the North Central Association/Higher Learning Commission. The College includes four campuses, three education centers and district administrative offices enrolling 20,000 students. We offer 15 college-transfer and 90-plus career programs in the areas of art and design, business, civil and community service, engineering and technology, health and office professions; plus continuing education, developmental, and business/industrial training programs. The College employs 1,400+ full-time faculty and staff and 2,300+ part-time faculty and staff