Graduate degree in Computer Science.
7 years relevant experience in an advanced network technology environment or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience managing both full-time employee and contractor IT professionals in a Higher Education environment. Experience in supporting a multi-site Global WAN using both public and private connectivity. Experience managing large-scale, cross-discipline projects involving network design and build out of cabling plants for new buildings or datacenter facilities.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Extensive knowledge of enterprise network infrastructure, including routers, switches, firewalls & wireless access points, Extensive knowledge of network protocols and services, including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, BGP, & OSPF, Extensive knowledge of how Windows, MacOS X, and Unix/Linux operate in a large (>10,000 node) networked environment. Excellent verbal, analytical, project management, and problem-solving skills. Ability to communicate technical information to a non-technical audience. Ability to supervise staff.
Preferred Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
Specific knowledge of Cisco and F5 network infrastructure equipment. Specific knowledge of Cisco Prime/CIscoWorks LMS, Cisco Prime Infrastructure/NCS/WCS, Cisco Network Analysis Module, InterMapper, Torrus, RANCID, NfSen/Nfdump and other network management tools. Specific knowledge of ISC BIND and DHCP software.