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UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County. Reporting to the VC-CFO, Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability.
The Data Communications team designs, configures, maintains, upgrades and monitors UCSD's campus-wide local, wide area, and wireless networks. It supports the campus's enterprise routers, switches, wireless access points and associated management tools. These devices operate on Gigabit Ethernet, 10 Gigabit Ethernet, 802.11a/b/g/n, and other technologies in a heterogeneous multi-protocol environment.Provide design, engineering, and maintenance assistance on the UCSD campus wireless and wired local area network. Applies skills as a seasoned, experienced communications professional with a full understanding of industry practices and relevant policies and procedures in providing consultation, evaluation, configuration, installation, troubleshooting and testing of network hardware and software to include routers, switches, and other networking equipment. Utilize various software and network management tools such as Cisco Prime, NetMRI, and Statseeker to analyze network traffic and resolve a wide range of complex issues.
Responsibilities: Provides design, engineering and maintenance assistance on the UCSD campus LAN/WAN. Provides consultation, evaluation, installation and testing of network devices and network management systems to include routers, switches and other network equipment manufactured by Cisco and other vendors in a heterogeneous multi-protocol environment. Installs and troubleshoots devices on campus fiber optic, Ethernet, wireless networks. Applies skills as a seasoned, experienced communications professional with a full understanding of industry practices and relevant policies and procedures. Resolves a wide range of complex issues. Demonstrates competency in selecting methods and techniques to obtain solutions.
- Employee must be available to work overtime and flexible hours including weekends and holidays, as necessary. Employee must be able to work on a rotating on-call basis. Employee must be available to travel as required.
Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulating workforce.
This position is eligible for full:
1) Health/Dental/Vision Insurance.
2) Vacation/holidays. (15 vacation days & 13 paid holidays a year).
3) Life insurance.
4) UC Retirement Plan.
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Demonstrated thorough knowledge of professional communications and network concepts necessary to resolve issues using established parameters, creativity and independent judgment, escalating as necessary.
Thorough understanding of various network hardware platforms, network related protocols and software including understanding of OSI layer 3 protocols at a basic level and layer 2 protocols at a complex level and related technical standards critical to the operation of interconnected networks. Knowledge of and skilled with, TCP/IP, SNMP, 802.11, Ethernet, routing p