The Network Administrator will assist with monitoring and troubleshooting campus wired and wireless networks consisting of Cisco routers and switches, Cisco firewalls, ,Cisco ISE, Cisco DNA Center, and wireless controllers and access points. Assist with troubleshooting of Linux and Windows server and client resources including DHCP and DNS, account authentication and other network application services. Priorities can, and will, be adjusted from time to time under the direction and supervision of the Director of Network Services (NSS) in response to situations as they arise on a case-by-case basis.
Located in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, Millersville University is one of the 14 public universities of Pennsylvania's State System of Higher Education. Our pillars of distinction include exceptionally strong student-faculty relationships, unique programs, a beautiful campus and vibrant location, and successful job placement for our students. Students' success, both inside and outside of the classroom, is our highest priority, and we provide numerous opportunities to facilitate their academic, personal, and social growth and development. At the University level, 70 baccalaureate programs are available for 6,250 undergraduate students. We have over 950 graduate students enrolled in 21 master's and three doctoral programs. Our faculty are highly respected in their fields and dedicated to the success of students in the classroom, in research labs, and in campus life. Additionally, over 66,000 Millersville University alumni live in all 50 states and in 72 countries around the world.
Annual Salary: $60,362.00 – 70,416.00, plus comprehensive benefits starting on the first day of employment, including:
Health insurance – Low bi-weekly premium. Employees pay 5% of bi-weekly salary for benefit coverage with ability to pay 2.5% when participating in the wellness program.
Dental insurance – Coverage is free to employee and dependents after 90 days
Vision insurance – Coverage is free to employee and dependents after 90 days.
Group life insurance – equal to annual salary (up to $40,000.00) at no cost to the employee
Retirement – 2 plans to choose from
Tuition waiver – employee, spouse, and dependents are eligible
Vacation leave– up to 11 days accrued per year for first 3 years, increases to 19 days per year after 3 years
Sick leave – up to 11 days accrued per year, including up to 5 days per year that can be taken to care for a family member
At Millersville University we are committed to fostering a learning and working environment that promotes the intersectionality of diversity to foster a climate of inclusion. Employing our EPPIIC values and the principles of Inclusive Excellence, we hold that an inclusive community is a core value that is an essential part of the foundation for our learning and working environment. Millersville University is an equal opportunity employer and, in compliance with federal and state laws and university policy, is committed to providing equal educational and employment opportunities for all persons without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, disability, veteran status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Individuals from traditionally underrepresented populations are encouraged to apply.
Two years of information technology experience that includes one year of technical experience in network operation or network maintenance, AND an associate's degree in any information technology field; OR Four years of information technology experience that includes one year of technical experience in network operation or network maintenance; OR an equivalent combination of experience and training that includes one year of technical experience in network operation or network maintenance.
current computer and network hardware capabilities and software programming techniques.
the principles and techniques of wired and wireless network operations and maintenance.
hardware and software performance measurement and evaluation techniques.
Premise hardware and cabling (Kron, Patch Panels, Cable Management, Fiber)
Demonstrated knowledge of and experience with:
o Linux/Windows OS.
o IP addressing and naming schemes.
o Network security.
o Wireless Infrastructure.
Demonstrated understanding of:
various network media and technologies.
network switches and routers.
multi-layer network troubleshooting.
network management protocols and tools.
Must be able to quickly and accurately troubleshoot and resolve malfunctions that could adversely affect campus, classroom, or studio demonstration or use. Position requires substantial networking expertise.
Ability to work independently and in coordination with others
Systematic, technically curious, & self-motivated
Skill in programming using script languages, command language, bit-masking and bit-mapping techniques.
Ability to analyze operations and develop logical systems designs.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates, vendors, and University technical personnel.
Excellent oral, written, interpersonal communication skills.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams.
Evidence of a commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Flexible work schedule as dictated by the needs of the university.
Ability to work remotely if required due to University procedures.
Valid driver's license.
Successful completion of three background checks.
Bachelor's degree in an IT related field.
3+ years hands-on experience in enterprise network operations.
Current CCNA certification or higher.
Wireless (Cisco ISE and DNA Center ).
Firewall configuration and management.
Cisco Wireless Controller.
Cisco UC Telephony
Server configuration and support.
Work can be performed in both interior or exterior environments
Ability to sit for long lengths of time
Potentially work outside for up to 6 hours a day
Must be able to lift/pull/push up to 60 pounds with assistance.
Dexterity of hands and fingers to operate a computer keyboard and mouse.
Basic writing skills (prepare and organize documents).
Extensive verbal communications skills (provide information and assistance regularly).
Intermediate math skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, percentages).
Understanding of written directions.
May have to work in cramped spaces or otherwise uncomfortable positions in the performance of assigned tasks.
Millersville University is a top-ranked university in the North, with more than 100programs, some of which are uniquely distinctive to the region and nation. We have a strong academic history guided by industry-leading professors. Our faculty members are recognized to be fiercely passionate about their students’ overall success. Our student body is rich in diversity and is known to be enthusiastically driven towards excellence while being socially conscious. Our beautiful 250-acre campus contains classic architecture, mixed with state-of-the-art, energy-saving structures and a historic pond with two resident swans. Access to extraordinary faculty, a historical campus setting and an extremely high job-placement rating are the reasons our alumni rate us as a smart life choice.