Graduation from an accredited four-year college or university with major course work in Information, Computer Science, or in a field related to the job. Two (2) years related experience.
Education or experience may be substituted up to a maximum of four (4) years.
Licenses or Certifications:
Notes to Applicants
$30.09 – $39.13 per hour
Monday – Friday 8am – 5pm
some weekend and on-call work as needed.
Job Close Date
Departments may close a posting at their discretion
Open Until Filled
Type of Posting
Grant Funded or Pooled Position
System Control Center 2500 Montopolis Dr. Austin, TX 78741
- 4+ years Cisco Networking experience
- 4+ years Linux experience ( SUSE , Mandriva, Red Hat)
experience with network firewalls
- ability to communicate and coordinate across all levels of staff and technical expertise.
Duties, Functions and Responsibilities
Essential duties and functions, pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include the following. Other related duties may be assigned.
Provides technical architecture and recommendations related to LAN / WAN .
Analyzes and studies the technology market and vendor products to determine the strategy that best meet the business needs of the City.
Recommends policies and standards for LAN / WAN , operating systems and desktop software.
Supports City's Internet Operations including the firewalls and censoring software.
Studies and recommends network security procedures, policies and products.
Provides integration between the various City systems including mainframes, VAX 's, RS6000s and contracted systems.
Migrates data from one system to another.
Negotiates contracts on behalf of the City for LAN / WAN operations.
Reviews departments' technical requests, specifications and budgets in LAN / WAN areas.
Provides technical testing, evaluations and write formal recommendations.
Makes presentations to the City's technical departmental representatives and departmental business managers.
Responsibilities - Supervision and/or Leadership Exercised:
- May provide leadership, work assignments, evaluation, training, and guidance to others
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Must possess required knowledge, skills, abilities and experience and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
Does this job require a criminal background investigation?
This position requires a criminal background investigation
City of Austin is committed to compliance with the American Disabilities Act. If you require reasonable accommodation during the application process or have a question regarding an essential job function, please call (512) 974-3210 or TTY (512) 974-2445.
City of Austin - 11 months ago