Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Director, Information Systems and Technology for the Office of Computing and Technology Support in the Rutgers, School of Public Health.
Under the guidance of the Associate Dean for Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer, the Director, Information Systems and Technology will implement an Information Technology (IT) reorganization and provide expert technical, security, and information technology asset management for the School.
Leads the School's increasingly complex IT environment encompassing on and off-campus locations throughout the State and new international programs in Greece, China and Tanzania.
Oversees all aspects of data administration and security, hardware/software support and maintenance, documentation, computer and auxiliary operations, and quality assurance.
Manages IT strategic planning and budgeting of all related resources.
Prepares long and short-range plans including applications selection, systems development, systems maintenance, production activities and support resources.
Evaluates existing and new technologies, makes recommendations, oversees and conducts Project Management and successful implementations.
Responsible for the hiring, firing, training, performance appraisals, career advancement, and appropriate performance improvement plans, as well as, approves work schedules and time sheets.
Develops a one (1), three (3), and five (5) year plan that aligns with the School's growth, strategic plan, and University, then implements and monitors accordingly.
Translates Educational Technology initiatives through programming with Associate Dean for Program Development.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Master's Degree in Computer Science or a related field.
Minimum of seven (7) years of related experience in a managerial capacity that demonstrates comprehensive knowledge and understanding of information technology.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Valid driver's license and clean driving record.
Demonstrated comprehensive knowledge and understanding of information technology management principles and practices.
Ability to perform in a fast paced team environment.
Demonstrated knowledge in administering heterogeneous computing environments including servers, networks and personal computers/devices.
Ability to anticipate, troubleshoot, and resolve issues, strategize, make recommendations, and ensure timely results.
Ability to attract, train, and motivate IT staff to provide highest level of service throughout the school.
Ability to conduct short and long-term planning and budgeting to ensure the school's resources are efficiently and effectively deployed.
Ten (10) years of related experience in a managerial capacity.
Knowledge of how to accomplish superior performance in a unionized environment.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
No special vision requirements.
Lift or exert force up to 50 pounds.
This position is primarily located in Piscataway with occasional workdays and site visits at the School of Public Health's other locations including Newark, New Brunswick, Somerset, and Camden.
Posting Number: 19ST2701
Location: Piscataway (RBHS)
Internal Number: 92626
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.