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Director of Enterprise Networks/System Administration

Marcum Search New Orleans, LA

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Job Description

Marcum Search is currently recruiting for a Director of Enterprise Networks/System Administration their Higher Education client. This is an exciting opportunity! We’re seeking qualified candidates who will provide leadership and execution of the technical infrastructure supporting the University’s Network and Data Center operations. The Director will work to ensure the technical infrastructure is in alignment and positioned to work reliably and securely for students, faculty, staff, and other stakeholders, managing network and systems engineering teams, while remaining hands on to provide direction. This Client requires onsite workers to be vaccinated. This is position is onsite 5days/week in the New Orleans Area. Offering Fabulous Medical Benefits, 401K, and tuition reimbursement for Family.

 

Required

  • Must have experience and worked in Higher Education and a 4 year degree
  • Hands on Experience in network administration/systems administration
  • Broad technical knowledge of Enterprise-class Data Center architecture and technologies (i.e. VMware, NetApp, Nutanix, Commvault, APC)
  • Experience with AWS
  • Familiar with Best Practices in Data Center facilities design, including HVAC, scalability, power and facility management, and monitoring
  • Knowledge of SQL databases; such as Oracle, MS-SQL, MySQL
  • Knowledge of Operating Systems; such as Windows 2016, Windows 2012, Red Hat Linux, Ubuntu Linux
  • Understanding of core enterprise services; Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Firewalls
  • Familiarity with security frameworks (PCI, HIPAA, PII)

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manages network fabric within the data center and works with the security and network teams to recommend firewall, routing and ACL configurations
  • Manages the data center environment, including electrical supply, power redundancy, cooling, and fire suppression
  • Manages vendor and service provider relationships including service level monitoring, installation requirements and fit of proposed solutions within Xavier University of Louisiana’s environment and vision
  • Support data recovery through backups, snapshots, and redundant storage and processing capability
  • Develops and advocates for networking standards, policies, procedures, best practices, configurations, settings, installation/back-out sequences, etc., regarding network and telecom hardware, software, systems and services to include technology acquisitions, upgrades, and disposal
  • Collaborates with internal administration, system administration, technology support, management, faculty, students, and staff to independently advise, recommend, and implement network systems and applications support systems
  • Works with other Network Engineers and Network Architects and Technology Support Teams to create innovative solutions regarding wired and wireless connectivity, unified voice and messaging communications, faculty/staff/student questions, assigned work orders, etc.
  • Executes strategic decisions for existing and new network technologies
  • Engineers and optimizes automated methods for service delivery and support in stand-alone, client-server, web-based, hosted, cloud and/or other distributed technology environments
  • Provide leadership to help facilitate risk-balanced use of public cloud (AWS) and third party Infrastructure as a Service (IAAS) Partner
  • Development and oversight of cloud governance and secure migration process to ensure optimized use of technology, minimized risk to Xavier University, and best meet the academic, research and business needs of Xavier University
  • Supports the long-term strategic goals for cloud technologies
  • Proven experience as a ServiceNow System Administrator

 

For immediate consideration please send a copy of your resume/cv to: Michelle.Pearlstein@MarcumSearch.com with DIRNET/LA in the subject line.

Marcum Search is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Marcum Search does not discriminate on the basis of race, ancestry, national origin, color, religion, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other protected classification under the law.

 

Company Description
Marcum Search LLC is the Talent Advisory arm of the Marcum Group, providing talent solutions on a national basis. Our permanent division offers contingency, contained and retained searches, and our temporary division is available for short and long term staffing resources. We have Birkman Certified specialists on staff for organizational behavioral assessments, and we can assist with payrolling services. Contact us for more information on how we can help you.

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Marcum Search provides Senior level Talent Advisory services.

Marcum Search LLC is the Talent Advisory arm of the Marcum Group, providing talent solutions on a national basis. Our permanent division offers contingency, contained and retained searches, and our temporary division is available for short and long term staffing resources.

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