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UC San Diego is ranked the 9th best public university in the nation by U.S. News and World Report and is the largest employer based in San Diego County. Reporting to the VC-CFO, Information Technology Services (ITS) delivers Enterprise information technology services to the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) under the leadership of the campus Chief Information Officer (CIO).
Information Technology Services (IT Services) uses world-class services and technologies to empower UC San Diego's mission to transform California and the world as a student-centered, research-focused, service-oriented public university. As a strategic member of the UC San Diego community, IT Services embraces innovation in their delivery of IT services, infrastructure, applications, and support. IT Services is customer-focused and committed to collaboration, continuous improvement, and accountability. ITS-Installation and Repair team technicians have the privilege of maintaining, installing, and repairing the campus-wide voice, data, fiber, wired and wireless communications network. This team deploys state-of-the-art technologies (e.g., Cisco switches, Cisco wireless access points, Mitel telephones) that are directly connected to a sophisticated advanced global network.
Under general supervision of the Installation & Repair Team Supervisor, the Senior Electronics Technician is responsible for the daily operation and maintenance of the Mitel MX One PBX, Local Area Network, Wide Area Network, Wireless Network and the Fiber Optic Network. The technician will perform daily add, moves, changes and repair for Mitel MD110 digital electronic switching system and switched Ethernet to the desktop while providing quality customer service. Troubleshoot the physical layer of the OSI Model. Ensure communications records are accurately completed and changes are made, as needed.
Responsibilities: Install and support the expansion of the backbone network utilizing multi-media communications switches and routers. Develop and maintain, using online programs, all network diagrams. Responsible for installing and maintaining all communications networks. Responsible for renovation project installations to support all networks. Place, splice, test and repair telephone cables. Install all station cable and inside wire to include jacks, straight stations, answering devices and inside plant related equipment in accordance to IEEE and EIA/TIA standards and specifications. Install, maintain and trouble shoot the wireless network, wireless access points and supporting hardware. Build out and test fiber optic networks.
Must be available to work overtime and rotating on-call shifts.
Must be able to work flexible hours, if workload requires it.
May be required to work during adverse weather conditions.
Considerable knowledge of, and experience with, unshielded twisted pair cable plant including intra-building cable distribution (wire closets, risers conduit and cable trays). Familiarity with underground wiring plant and facilities.
Demonstrated ability to understand and apply wiring standards and principles to specific in-place installations, and to recommend appropriate action.
Proven skills and knowledge in interpretation and units of measurements such as speed of light, metric system, wave length, and various others in relation to fiber.
Proven skills and knowledge of principles of fiber including nomenclature, industry standards, methods and sources of information.
Demonstrated skill in installation of telephone and Ethernet installations.
Demonstrated skill in telecommunication networking techniques.
Ability to communicate effectively with campus management including high-level technically-oriented professionals on matters where University objectives regarding data, systems terminal equipment and fiber are involved.
Job offer is contingent upon a satisfactory clearance based on background check results.
Must possess and maintain a valid California driver's license.
Our employees enjoy competitive compensation packages and educational opportunities in a diverse, stimulat
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