Director of Enterprise & Applications
Systems - Ferris State
University. The Director of Enterprise, Applications
& Infrastructure services is a technical service management
position responsible for the on-going assessment of technology
needs related to the University's computing systems and the
management of those systems. Directs a large and
diverse group of applications analysts, system and network
administrators in support of University strategy and mission. Plan,
facilitate and coordinate the implementation, maintenance and
integration of academic, educational, and business applications
used by the University. Collaborate with institutional divisions,
colleges, administrative business units, and steering committees to
ensure that University priorities are implemented and maintained in
a cost-effective manner. Develop and recommend policies, procedures
and technical guidelines. Promote the implementation of new and
emerging technologies in support of the University strategy.
Required: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or
university in Information Management, Computer Science, Business
Management, or related discipline. Five years of progressively
responsible management experience in a large, complex higher
education or comparable environment that involved implementation
and prioritization of multiple software applications,
technology-related projects. Experience with related IT
infrastructure including experience in telecommunications,
networking, server hardware, operating systems, infrastructure
software, configurations, administrative and academic computing.
Experience in building and supervising talented teams. Demonstrated
expertise in use, implementation, and administration of information
management systems. Experience managing projects, applications
integration, and database environments. Experience with data
networks and server-based and cloud-based computer systems.
Self-starting, strategic thinker with leadership qualities such as:
skilled communicating; visionary outlook; willingness to initiate
change; ability to motivate employees; tech savvy; ability to
manage expectations. Ability to administer and support multiple
enterprise level Microsoft on premise and cloud platforms (like
Active Directory, SharePoint, Azure, and Office 365 ecosystem).
To apply and view full job description, visit https://jobs.ferris.edu.
Ferris State University is an Equal Opportunity employer
committed to inclusion and equity. Learn more about the
Ferris mission, commitment to diversity and to equal opportunity,
and dynamic, student-focused community at ferris.edu.
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