Claire Trevor School of the Arts is UCI's center for innovative, creative engagement in art in all of its facets: production, critique, appreciation, and development. The School's work focuses on creativitybut not just on creativity: our mission integrates all levels of education (from B.A. and B.F.A. to M.F.A. to Ph.D.) with arts advocacy and leadership, engagement with social and cultural issues, and partnerships with individuals and organizations locally, nationally, and internationally.
Under the direction of the Assistant Dean, the incumbent manages the IT team and all aspects of IT operations for the School of the Arts. The position works closely and collaboratively with all members of staff and faculty to provide technology support on mission critical applications, systems, and infrastructure in addition to overseeing the delivery of seamless, effective, and useful products and services to all the users in the school. The role manages the CTSA IT group and resources, providing technical leadership to a team of 3 full-time IT professional staff members. It ensures that IT services can respond efficiently and effectively to the needs of CTSA faculty and staff. This role acts as the school Information Security Liaison between CTSA and the OIT Information Security Team and is responsible for following information security protocols and ensuring security of all IT infrastructure platforms, hardware system, and applications within the school.
Five (5) to seven (7) years of experience managing an Information Technology team.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience with an emphasis in computer science, data processing, computer information systems, or in a related field.
In-depth knowledge of various areas of IT. Broad knowledge of the IT environment. Has solid knowledge of information systems function.
Knowledge necessary to design, set up, operate and correct malfunctions involving technology systems.
Advanced knowledge of computer security tools, best practices and policies including demonstrated experience securing server-based software.
Advanced knowledge of secure software development. Advanced knowledge of business and process analysis functions.
Has solid interpersonal and management skills. Demonstrated skill in managing technical staff.
Has solid knowledge of technology management principles and concepts to provide solutions to more complex and diverse information systems issues. Solid knowledge of the applications programming development function. Solid ability to gather, organize, and analyze data in the completion of assignments.
Excellent oral and written communication skills. Requires solid ability to communicate highly technical information in a clear and concise manner to both technical and nontechnical personnel.
Knowledge of test application code in client server environment.
Knowledge of conceptual database design.
Requires critical thinking, persuasion/negotiation, leadership/management, problem solving skills, and an understanding of human resources policies and procedures relating to management responsibilities.
Special Conditions Required:
Must pass a background check.
Final candidate subject to background check. As a federal contractor, UC Irvine is required to use E-Verify to confirm the work status of individuals assigned to perform substantial work under certain federal contracts/subcontracts.
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