The Virginia State University Department of Technology Services is accepting applications for a Network Services Manager. This position will be responsible for directing a team of network engineering professionals to ensure delivery of high quality, cost efficient network services to the VSU community. The incumbent in this position will establish goals for the department that lead to not only the departmentâs success, but also the overall success of the university. The successful candidate will interact with other internal and external customers to set appropriate goals and establish priorities for the Network Services staff, plan and organize project deliverables, serve as a subject matter expert in the areas of data networking, cyber security, and unified communications. The positon will be responsible for providing overall supervision of the network services staff, ensuring the IT needs of VSU faculty, staff, and students are met, recruit, interview, train, supervise, and evaluate staff. Prepare financial analyses for any network services related procurements, design and implement short and long-term strategic plans to ensure infrastructure capacity meets existing and future requirements. Prepare RFPs, bid proposals, contracts, scope of work reports, and other documentation for projects and associated efforts. The incumbent will be responsible for completing and delivering regular audits and assessments and providing reports as are required by regulatory agencies and management, partner with project mangers on solution analysis, business requirements, cost benefit analysis, risk assessments, and business impact analysis.
Internal Number: 159861
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Building a Better World Since 1882 Virginia State University, founded in 1882, is one of Virginia's two land-grant institutions, and is located 20 minutes south of Richmond in the village of Ettrick. With a current student population of approximately 4,600, the University sits atop a rolling landscape overlooking the Appomattox River with expansive views of Petersburg. Our 231-acre campus boasts 11 residence halls, 18 academic buildings and a 412-acre agriculture research facility. At VSU, we are proudly committed to providing a transformative experience for our students, strategically investing in our academic programs, embracing our position as a top land-grant university, embracing our role as Virginia’s Opportunity University, and partnering together as a University to tell our story.