Area IT Director - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah 84058

United States


Detailed Job Description

Supervise web development and IT staff. Oversee operation and maintenance of all College of Technology and Computing related web sites, databases, and specific IT systems. Design and implement software solutions for delivery of courses via the internet. Manage web security, data protection and backups. Determine web delivery software needs and solutions.
Essential Functions, Major Duties, and/or Accountabilities:
-Monitors server uptime and usage and maintains security of servers and backup process.
-Evaluates server hardware/software needs, acquire new systems, renew current systems, administrate user access, perform hardware installation & maintenance as required, acquire, maintain, & configure online assets: domain names, SSL certificates, etc.
-Analyzes and develops integration between different database systems, program the DEV learning management system courses, analyze and develop integration between College of Technology and Computing systems and other campus systems (Banner), analyze and design database schema, develop interfaces for database systems, set-up and configure College of Technology and Computing supporting systems, analyze, design, create, and maintain College of Technology and Computing web sites.
-Create instructional media in several formats including: HTML, Flash, PDF, Photoshop, etc.
-Analyze, develop & deploy access security models for instructional media. Support faculty with multimedia presentations.
-Direct the production of print media.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor's degree and one year of work experience; OR any combination of education and/or experience related to the summary of duties totaling five years.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of computer Web programming (i.e., HTML, XHTML, CGI, Perl, JavaScript, PHP, Visual Basic etc.) and server analysis and maintenance (i.e., NT running IIS or Linux running Apache Knowledge of data structures and database systems and implementation of these in SQL, Access, Paradox, Oracle, MySQL, etc;
Ability to manage and direct employees in College of Technology and Computing IT area
Ability to think logically and break problem, tasks, and programming into modular steps and to perform problem-solving techniques at a highly detailed level;
Ability to use debugging techniques form flow design through implementation and maintenance of program code including documentation of code for future reference;

Special Instructions to Applicants

- To be considered an applicant for employment you must apply online through the UVU.Jobs website.
- To receive full consideration for post-secondary education, please submit copies of transcripts or diploma of highest degree earned. Transcripts do not have to be official copies.
- To be considered in the first screening, the online application and required application documents (see below) must be submitted by the screening or closing date.
- Our system can only accept supplemental documents (such as cover letters or transcripts) in PDF or Word format. The file size of documents must be less than 2MB. It is strongly recommended that you take documents that are not in an electronic form and scan them into a separate black and white PDF file so you can attach them electronically to the online application. You can get help with this at a local copy center if needed.
- Any offer of employment will be contingent upon the results of a background check, which includes a criminal records check. A criminal conviction is not necessarily a bar to employment.
- Application materials become the property of UVU.
- For questions contact Human Resources at

Keyword Phrases

  • Area IT Director
  • College of Technology & Computing
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Other IT
  • I T Management/Director
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Director
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter
Best if Apply By 5/4/2012