Associates degree or two years (60 hours) of college in related field. One year of experience in a related field. Cisco Certification or comparable certification preferred. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Assists in the development, implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of a local area network or wide area network.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists with the installation of the campus network infrastructure, to include but not limited to: telephones, wireless network, digital signage, video surveillance, local and wide area networks, and all campus switches and routers. Maintains and installs phones, computers, faxes, printers, copper/fiber cabling, and cable plant infrastructure. Maintains the network's physical and logical structures, including network connections. Maintains network support software, analyzes user support statistics, and recommends appropriate measures. Installs, tests, and maintains network hardware and software. Prepares and analyzes statistics on network utilization and availability. Performs tuning and capacity planning activities to enhance the performance of the network resources. Conducts product evaluations of upgraded or new hardware and software and recommends enhancements to network facilities. Assists in maintaining the local area network or wide area network, cable and hardware installations, and inventories. May train others. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 20727
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.