IT Network Engineer
Director of Information Technology
Information Technology Admin
NG - New Gloucester
About Unity College:
For more than fifty years, Unity College has been preparing the
next generation of environmental professionals and leaders to
successfully face real-world challenges. With environmentally
focused degrees, Unity College offers affordable and accessible
degrees, certificates, and non-degree courses, through a variety of
modalities including hybrid, in-person, hyflex, and online.
Through the framework of sustainability science, Unity College
provides a liberal arts education that emphasizes the environment
and natural resources. Through experiential and collaborative
learning, our graduates emerge as responsible citizens,
environmental stewards, and visionary leaders.
Reporting to the Director of Information Technology and working
closely with the other members of the IT team, the IT Network
Engineer is responsible for the effective and timely design,
provisioning, implementation, administration/management,
monitoring, and security of hosted and local server, network,
storage, voice/video and POS systems of the College. The IT Network
Engineer will be responsible for enterprise-wide authentication /
directory systems, including Active Directory, single sign-on and
network level authentication solutions and associated applications
and systems. The IT Network Engineer is a team player with a keen
eye for detail and great problem-solving and troubleshooting
skills. The IT Network Engineer will participate in design meetings
and consult with internal clients to design, deploy and support
complex IT solutions to meet business needs and may interact with
third party partners in the achievement of business and technology
Full job description available at time of interview.
Key Responsibilities :
- Work with internal and external development teams to design,
develop and support integration solutions and document the design
in accordance with best practices.
- Analyze issues and resolve system defects.
- Develop and maintain data integration components such as SQL
queries, stored procedures, data extraction and cleansing, and
integration with system front end components.
- Write SQL code to retrieve/update appropriate data as derived
- Build reports and/or data extracts to support business
- Facilitate system upgrades, new features and releases,
enhancements, and changes.
- Work on enhancement projects as prioritized by the college
Create, maintain, and continuously improve fields, views, reports,
dashboards, campaigns, workflows, and other objects and functions
- Maintain applications system security and integrity, including
account and infrastructure in response to marketing needs and
- Monitor application storage usage and archive data as
- Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related technical
discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical
training or work experience. Must be well versed in both technology
and business process perspectives.
- A minimum of five (5) years of experience, including focused
responsibility for deployment and maintenance of enterprise class
hardware, Microsoft server and client operating systems and related
enterprise applications, services and protocols, including
integrations with 3rd party COTS and custom developed applications
within an enterprise environment.
Work Schedule / Availability Requirements
- Knowledge of standard IT concepts, best practices, policies and
procedures, including capacity management, performance and change
management, fault management, routine maintenance and configuration
- Experience designing, implementing and managing Windows Active
Directory domains, sites, users, groups, policies, replication
topology, and schema, logons scripts and profiles.
- Experience deploying and managing network services such as
Exchange, SharePoint, SQL, IIS, DNS, DHCP, RDP, VoIP, VPN, SSL
certificates, anti-virus, backup and recovery, etc.
- Demonstrated ability to implement and manage a variety of
standard network architectures, topologies and protocols, including
TCP/IP, Ethernet, 802.11 wireless, 802.1X / RADIUS authentication,
- Experience implementing and managing enterprise server hardware
including SAN and/or NAS storage arrays and server virtualization
solutions (Hyper-V preferred.)
- Knowledge of one or more industry standard scripting languages
(VB Script, Powershell, etc) and the ability to leverage that
knowledge in developing custom script solutions.
- Working knowledge of Linux and Mac OS systems, including
interoperability with Windows.
- Ability to understand and comply with relevant department
and/or College policies, procedures and guidelines as they pertain
to data and information technology services.
- Demonstrated ability to analyze, effectively communicate
regarding, and implement solutions for complex system problems with
a sense of urgency.
Work hours are specific to the requirements of this position and
can include days, evenings, and weekends. Working extended hours
required as needed. Must be flexible and cooperative in fulfilling
responsibilities and meeting the Colleges needs. Although Unity
College employees are generally scheduled to work at their
specifically assigned locations, there are times when travel is
necessary and employees are required from time to time to attend
events, meetings or work temporary assignment at any Unity College
While performing the duties of this job, it is regularly required
to sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to
stand or walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up
to 25 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include
close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception,
and the ability to adjust focus. The use of either hand for
repetitive movements such as grasping, grasping and turning, and
fine manipulation is required as is the ability to use the
telephone for internal and external communications.
Location: Pineland Farms, New Gloucester, Maine
Just a half hour from Portland, Unity College Headquarters, Unity
College Distance Education, The Technical School for Environmental
Professions (opening in 2022), and the School of Environmental
Business & Sustainable Ventures are based at the Pineland Farms
campus. The facilities are within easy access to one of the
fastest-growing cities for startups in the country.
Unity College offers a comprehensive and competitive compensation
and benefits package for its faculty and staff. Benefits for
eligible employees include:
At Unity College, we dont just accept difference we
celebrate it, we support it,
- Paid holidays
- Paid time off
- Short- and Long-term disability
- Life Insurance
- Flexible work benefit eligible
and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our students,
and our community.
Unity College is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is
an affirmative action employer.