Information Technology Specialist II

Location
Fairfax, VA
Posted
Oct 04, 2017
Closes
Oct 19, 2017
Function
Analyst, Research
Industry
Education
Hours
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Up to $50,000; commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Collaborative Learning Hub Administrator

The George Mason University Learning Support Services--within Information Technology Services (ITS), located on the Fairfax, Va., campus--invites applications for the position of Collaborative Learning HUB (CLUB) Administrator. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason’s academic and culturally inclusive environment.

The Fairfax CLUB is a facility that serves as a one-stop-shop that supports effective teaching and learning with technology at the university. This walk-in facility features 10 workstations, a conference room, self-service Scantron machine, sound recording space, student presentation practice space collaborative group workstations, and a 3D printing workspace. Patrons can receive Tier I support for various instructional technologies by lab assistants over the phone or in person.

Responsibilities: Under the direction of the LSS Labs Manager, the Fairfax CLUB Administrator will: * Manage and maintain the Fairfax CLUB lab facility, and its hardware and software; * Coordinate hiring, training and leadership development of Lab Assistants and Student Supervisors; * Consult with faculty and staff seeking support on uses of instructional technology; * Participate in the planning and procurement of equipment, hardware and software for the CLUB; * Provide Tier I support for lab equipment; * Maintain inventory of facility equipment and statistics on lab usage; and * Collaborate with appropriate groups to image and maintain equipment.

Required Qualifications: * Bachelor’s degree, preferably in a related area of multimedia, web development, or graphic design; or equivalent combination of education and experience; * Demonstrated experience in hardware and software setup and maintenance; * Demonstrated leadership skills and experience managing student staff; * Demonstrated experience in the use of web and media technologies; * Experience working in an academic, multimedia student and/or faculty lab; * Demonstrated knowledge of a variety of instructional technologies sufficient to work with faculty and students in developing skill with these technologies; * Ability to communicate effectively to convey complex materials to a lay audience; * Demonstrated high degree of independence and initiative; * Team player and cooperative spirit; and * Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications: * Knowledge of web development software, basic HTML coding, and web design and development; * Experience with software purchasing and imaging; and * 3D printing experience.

Salary is up to $50,000; commensurate with education and experience.

George Mason University is a great place to work where employees are given an opportunity to develop skills and expand horizons. Mason offers tuition waivers; telecommuting and flextime schedules; facilities that will meet your physical fitness needs; and the campus environment is dynamic and ethnically and culturally diverse.

Special Instructions : For full consideration, applicants must apply for position number 01664z at http://jobs.gmu.edu by October 17, 2017; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.

MasonAd : Great Careers Begin at Mason!

George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report Up and Coming spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.

Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Masons diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.

If you are interested in joining the Mason family take a look at our current opportunities and catch some Mason spirit at jobs.gmu.edu/!

George Mason University, Where Innovation is Tradition.

Equity Statement : George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Close Date : 2017-10-17