Instructional Support Technician - Computer
Farmingdale State College (FSC) is the State University of New
York's largest college of applied science and technology with an
enrollment of approximately 10,000 students. A leader in applied
and experiential learning, the college delivers rigorous programs
that equip graduates with the academic foundation and skills sought
by both emerging industries and graduate institutions. FSC offers
37 undergraduate degrees and a Master's in Technology Management
through its Schools of Business, Engineering Technology, Health
Sciences, and Arts & Sciences. Known as a pioneer in the
alternative energy field, the college also boasts a highly
successful NCAA Division III athletics program. FSC's strong
culture of civic responsibility and engaged learning has led to
reciprocal partnerships throughout the Long Island region.
Farmingdale State College is among the nation's fastest growing
colleges. Its programs regularly earn regional and national
recognition as well as honors for both quality and value.
Consistently ranked as a leader in return on investment and
affordability, FSC is known as one of the safest colleges in the
nation according to multiple rankings. The campus is located on 380
lush acres in the heart of Long Island, approximately 45 minutes by
rail or automobile from New York City.
The Department of Computer Security at Farmingdale State College
(SUNY) invites applications for the position of Instructional
Support Technician. Responsibilities include:
- Working with faculty to schedule laboratory classes.
- Setting up laboratory equipment and materials.
- Aiding in setup of technical infrastructure for the department
aligned with the faculty's requirements.
- Utilizing programming languages to support department
- Overseeing ongoing laboratory projects alongside the
- Communicating with vendors and preparing purchase
Other responsibilities include maintaining an inventory,
preparing technical budgets, and any related Department tasks as
instructed by the Chair.
The college particularly welcomes candidates with knowledge,
skills and abilities that include:
- Commitment to diversity and university initiatives supportive
of diversity and inclusion.
- Interest in participating in student-centered service
- Desire to apply expertise in promoting civic engagement with
the College's many community partners.
MINIMUM REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- An earned Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer
Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or a closely related
- Familiarity with the Linux command line interface.
- Willingness to learn new technologies.
ADDITIONAL PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
- Able to utilize programming languages such as Ghidra, Autopsy,
Python or C and have experience supporting computer-based
- Able to communicate effectively with all stakeholders including
faculty, students, and industry representatives in a variety of
This is a full-time UUP position.
- For the first 10 working days, beginning Friday, April
8, 2022 and ending Thursday, April 21,
2022, UUP Farmingdale applications will be given
- CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: Open Until
- Salary: $51,000/year, may increase commensurate with
The State University of New York offers excellent fringe
benefits including health insurance options and retirement
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