Job No: 495513 Work Type: Staff Full-time Department: YU High School for Boys Location: Wilf Campus, 500 West 185th Street, NY, NY Categories: Information Technology
The Information Technology Specialist provides training and support on technology and content integration to the high school. The employee assists with identifying and acquiring hardware, software, and network products. This individual also assists in the implementation school wide technology plan.
Implementation and maintenance of all technology infrastructure and systems including servers, network, software, printers, information security, internet content filtering, and Google Workspace for Education (G Suite)
Provide technical support for students, faculty, and staff in-person and via phone and email
Manage 1:1 Chromebook program including purchasing, repairs, and Google Admin Console policies
System administration of Windows PCs and servers using Active Directory and Group Policy
Maintain wired and wireless networks including firewall, switches, and wireless access points
Provide support and maintenance for classroom A/V equipment including interactive touch screen displays and projectors
Assist in administration of SIS and LMS
Plan and coordinate system upgrades
Train and communicate technology documentation with faculty
Prepare technology budget and negotiate with vendors to make technology purchases
Purchasing using government funding including E-Rate, NYSTL, and FAMIS
Experience & Educational Background:
Bachelor's degree in related field
1-2 years experience
Skills & Competencies:
Operate a variety of equipment including computers, copiers, overhead projectors, and data projectors
Prepare various kinds of communication and information including emails, correspondence, reports, articles, proposals, contracts, policies, charts, spreadsheets, curriculum documents, staff development plans, educational forms and data
Ability to work independently and within a team
Adherence to the highest level of professionalism by demonstrating honesty, integrity, and maturity
Founded in 1886, Yeshiva University (YU) has a strong tradition of combining Jewish scholarship with academic excellence and achievement in the liberal arts, sciences, medicine, law, business, social work, Jewish studies, education, psychology, and more.
We are a leading global educational institution that employs 2,000 people across our various campus locations -- Wilf Campus, Beren Campus, Brookdale Center, Resnick Campus in the Bronx, the Gruss Institute in Jerusalem, the Boys High School in Manhattan and the Girls High School in Queens. From the distinguished faculty who teach here, to the dedicated staff, we work to fulfill our mission through all that we teach, by all that we do and for all those we serve. We seek to attract and retain engaged and committed individuals who contribute to an exciting working environment, where there is a sense of community and belonging, balanced with a significant cross section of people from diverse backgrounds working and studying together.
The University offers an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefit plans, including immediate participation in the University's retirement plan. Staff members are typically eligible for four weeks paid vacation each year and have access to a shuttle to nearby subway locations.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.
Yeshiva University has been transforming lives for more than a century. Nowhere but here can students have a personal, small college experience while benefitting from the academic rigor of a top ranked research university. Since its inception YU has been dedicated to melding the ancient traditions of Jewish law and life with the heritage of Western civilization, and each year we celebrate as future leaders make YU their home. Yeshiva University is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.