Network Administrator II

University of Wisconsin

Madison, WI

Job posting number: #7242587

Posted: May 6, 2024

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Summary:
This position reports to the Manager, Network and Security, in the Office of Informatics and Information Technology at the UW School of Medicine and Public Health (SMPH). This position seeks an enthusiastic individual with a willingness to learn and the ability to take initiative and produce results, who can assist in delivering quality service and effective Networking and Cybersecurity solutions.

The successful candidate will also contribute to our continued strength in being a place people want to work, by bringing collaboration skills, and encouraging both individual growth and team morale. The SMPH Network and Security Group manages the switches, routers, firewalls and other equipment that comprise the SMPH network and is responsible for ensuring the network is fast, reliable and secure. In addition, the group monitors and scans host on the network to detect potential vulnerabilities and malware. The group also plays a role in regulatory compliance by providing encryption, access control, packet capturing, forensic analysis and incident response. The School of Medicine and Public Health is one of the largest divisions of UW-Madison, employing over 4000 faculty, staff and instructors and conducts over $350 million of research annually. The data communication network in the UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health is comprised of approximately 10,000 total nodes located in 16 buildings on-campus as well as another 20 sites off-campus.

Conducts routine operations and modifications of a network including secure connection of wired and wireless devices monitoring, diagnosis, notification, and recovery for varied network issues. Provides some training for clients and staff.
25% Monitors, diagnoses, and resolves routine networking issues
20% Facilitates connectivity for wired and wireless devices, installing hardware and software
20% Provisions access, analyzes, implements, and reviews security requirements for compliance with established policies, procedures, and regulations
10% Develops and implements network management and monitoring applications
5% Communicates network failures or degradations to stakeholders
15% Provides training and support for clients and staff
5% Recommends documentation and procedure changes for enhanced efficiency and effectiveness
Institutional Statement on Diversity:
Diversity is a source of strength, creativity, and innovation for UW-Madison. We value the contributions of each person and respect the profound ways their identity, culture, background, experience, status, abilities, and opinion enrich the university community. We commit ourselves to the pursuit of excellence in teaching, research, outreach, and diversity as inextricably linked goals.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison fulfills its public mission by creating a welcoming and inclusive community for people from every background - people who as students, faculty, and staff serve Wisconsin and the world.

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Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
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