Network Support Supervisor (Computer Network Specialist Supervisor)

Location
Baltimore, Maryland
Salary
Salary Negotiable (Commensurate with Experience)
Posted
Oct 21, 2021
Closes
Nov 25, 2021
Ref
21-004414-0006
Hours
Full Time

Main Purpose Of Job

This position provides network administration, technical assistance, and workstation/application setup and management for 16 Health Occupation Boards and the Kidney Commission. This position, in addition to the design and implementation of computer office operation systems, provides administrative leadership in designing and implementing systems for budgetary management and licensing, auditing and reconciliation of expenditures, and website support. This position also manages the Information Technology (IT) budget for all network and server expenditures. This position supervises two Database Specialist II's. This position requires systems administration, network security, MS SQL Database, LAN/WAN, PC hardware and software, and web experience to enable the 16 Boards and the commission to manage and utilize their own data.

 

The Boards and Commissions rely on computer and network support and maintenance of automated systems in order to effectively carry out the job duties. This position develops, and implements IT budget for financial planning relative to data processing and automation for the Boards and Commission and submits it to the Boards fiscal analyst annually. This position has a financial plan that includes researching the Boards future needs for computerized equipment, estimating cost of obtaining such equipment, procurement, setting up, installing, security and testing new systems once acquired, and keeping up to date on current technological advancements and security in the technology field. This position works independently from the Department under managerial supervision only and without the benefit of general supervision normally provided by a Computer Network Specialist Supervisor.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education:   A Bachelor's degree in computer information technology, management information systems, or other information technology related field, to include course work in local or wide area computer networks, from an accredited college or university.

Experience: Three years of experience planning, integrating and maintaining software and hardware for local or wide area computer networks.

Notes:

1. Candidates may substitute graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate and eighteen months of experience converting data from project specifications by preparing program code using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools; planning, installing and maintaining data communications network lines and devices; or evaluating, implementing and maintaining computer hardware and software for the required education.

2. Candidates may substitute graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificate and fifteen credit hours from an accredited college or university in systems analysis and applications programming using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools for the required education.

3. Candidates may substitute completion of high school or high school equivalency certificate and completion of a certification program in Network Administration, such as Certified Novell Administrator (CNA), Microsoft Certified Product Specialist NT 4.0 Administrator equivalent certification program for the required education.

4. Candidates may substitute experience in one of the following areas on a year-for-year basis for graduation from an accredited high school or possession of a high school equivalency certificated: operating computer systems, scheduling, controlling input and output or maintaining backups or data storage, processing data on computer systems, evaluating, implementing and maintaining computer hardware and software or converting data from project specifications by developing programs using generally accepted computer programming languages or other developmental tools.

5. Candidates may substitute U.S. Armed Forces military service experience as a commissioned officer in Network Analyst classifications or Network Integration and Management specialty codes in the Information Technology field of work on a year-for-year basis for the required experience and education.

DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

The preferred candidate should possess the following:

  •    experience with budgeting
  •    experience with network communications software and applications software
  •    experience planning, integrating, configuring and maintaining local or wide area computer network software and hardware
  •    experience with procurement, contracts, server backups and current technologies
  •    experience planning, coordinating, and supervising

 

All applications must be submitted online by November 10, 2021, at 11:59:00 PM

Apply to Recruitment#: 21-004414-0006

EOE