Information Technology Specialist 3

Fairfax, VA, VA
Sep 14, 2018
Oct 01, 2018
Analyst, Research
Full Time

Job Category : Classified Staff

Working hours :

Salary : Commensurate with education and experience.

Web Announcement :
Manager, Cloud, Compute and Storage Operations

George Mason University, Information Technology Services (ITS) - located on the Fairfax, Va., campus—invites applications for a MANAGER, CLOUD, COMPUTE AND STORAGE OPERATIONS (CCSOPS) position within the, Network and Security Operations team. 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.

Responsibilities: This position reports to the Manager of the Network and Security Operations team. Jointly, both managers are responsible for fostering a positive culture of collaboration, customer service, and continuous improvement to deliver the best possible customer experience to the university community.

  • CCSOPS is responsible for ensuring the availability of all university cloud, compute, and storage services
  • CCSOPS maintains expertise in on-premise and cloud compute, storage and virtualization technologies and commercial and open source operating systems to support applications at enterprise scale
  • Position is responsible for the effectiveness of CCSOPS, managing the focus of the team, development of its staff, and ensuring responsiveness to university needs in an ever-changing technology environment

    Required Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technology, business, or management-related discipline or an equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Supervisory, project management, or other team leadership experience;
  • Knowledge of contemporary compute, storage, and virtualization technologies and services;
  • Basic Microsoft Windows server, Linux server, and/or VMWare system administration skills;
  • Ability to lead, motivate and manage technical staff; and
  • Ability to effectively prioritize team focus and work.

    Preferred Qualifications:
  • Significant experience in a supervisory role with budget authority;
  • Experience working in a higher-education environment;
  • Management and/or leadership training;
  • Familiarity with formal project management methods.

    Salary is 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. We have tuition waivers; telecommuting (typically one day a week) 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 01183z at; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information to include email address and phone number.

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!

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 : 2018-09-28

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