IT Technical Specialist V - Manager of Audio/Visual Solutions - The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa Alabama

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The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Alabama


United States
(501059)

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Detailed Job Description

The IT Technical Specialist V performs advanced IT activities for specialized, complex and/or functional areas requiring the expert knowledge and professional application of IT principles, practices and techniques in accordance with industry standards and university policy. Requires a great amount of evaluation, originality or ingenuity. May be responsible for training, assisting or supervising lower level IT personnel and other staff. May lead projects and cross-functional activities.

Additional Department Summary:

Provides direction to the CIT-Audio/Visual Solutions Department and ensures a high level of Audio Visual support to campus. Manages the design, installation and maintenance of audio visual systems, digital signage systems, computer interface systems and emergency annunciation systems as needed by the University. Manages the scheduling of events, and scheduling of construction and installations. Manages record keeping and billing of equipment purchases, inventory management, equipment repairs and supplies for daily operations. Works with departments on campus to develop and supply their special needs in the area of audio visual systems, digital signage systems, emergency annunciation systems and computer interface systems. Prepares bid documents for audio visual systems, digital signage systems, emergency annunciation systems and computer interface systems.

Required Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree and 5 years professional IT experience, OR Master's degree and 3 years professional IT experience, 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 or security technology skills or knowledge of project management methods and applications. May require advanced level training or certification.

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications:

Additional Required Department Minimum Qualifications: Experience should include 10 years of experience of the practices and procedures in an audio visual field, 3 years progressively responsible management experience and 3 years working in a Higher Education environment. Valid U.S. driver's license required. Must be at least 21 years of age and have an acceptable motor vehicle report as determined by the insurance carrier.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prefers CTS-D (Certified Technology Specialist - D) certification thru InfoComm certification program or documented progress in the certification process.60 Monthly (exempt): - Minimum - $ 50918.40 Midpoint - $ 73839.96

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

  • Center for Instructional Technology
  • The Capstone of Higher Education
  • Student Centered Research University
  • Fostering a diverse student body & workforce
  • Multimedia
  • I T Management/Director
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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Manager
Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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