IT Technical Specialist III - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama

United States


Detailed Job Description

The IT Technical Specialist III performs advanced professional IT activities for a specialized, complex assignment or functional area requiring application of an advanced professional knowledge of IT principles, practices, and procedures. Requires evaluation, originality or ingenuity. May supervise and/or direct the work of project teams or other lower level staff.

Additional Department Summary:

Under minimal supervision, this position exists to conduct computer programming for the Alumni/Advancement client server computer network. Produces complex new informational programs to improve and maintain database accuracy and completeness, to assist division offices, alumni constituents, and Annual Fund marketing. Creates comprehensive programs to maximize program efficiencies within Advancement and oversees the accuracy standards within the system, affecting programming integrity. Assists the Manager of Information Technology in maintaining tables in the relational database and coordinates efforts to strengthen Advancement programming effectiveness in meeting short and long-term programming needs. Plays an integral part in creating data in support of UA fund raising campaigns, various Advancement Office and UA division mailings, reports and queries.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 2 years professional IT experience, OR Master's degree in related field, OR any equivalent combination of experience, training, education and/or certification from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been obtained. Knowledge of advanced programming, networking, system, multimedia, instructional technology skills or project management methods and applications. May require intermediate or advanced level training or certification.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors degree in computer science, engineering, business, or related field. Experience with relational database systems and Transact-SQL programming. In-depth knowledge of relational database management and the transfer of data electronically between local area networks and other computing systems. Prefers strong knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and communication software. Prefers strong technical and analytical skills, experience applying utility software and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously. 58 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 37835.16 Midpoint - $ 54870.36

Prior to hiring, the final candidate(s) must successfully pass a pre-employment background investigation. A prior conviction reported as a result of the background investigation DOES NOT automatically disqualify a candidate from consideration for this position. A candidate with a prior conviction will receive an individualized review of the prior conviction before a hiring decision is made. EOE/AA

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

Keyword Phrases

  • VP Advancement
  • IT Technical Specialist III
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Network/System Administration
  • Computer Support and Training
  • Other IT
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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