Network and Device Administrator

Kent Denver School - Denver, Colorado - Full time

The primary function of the Network and Device Administrator is to manage a MDM system for the deployment and maintenance of mobile devices used by the institution and to assist in supporting and configuring the local and wide area computer network; wired and wireless. This position will also serve as a general technical support during business hours. This includes:

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Managing an MDM (JAMF) to provide zero-touch deployment and maintenance of laptops and other mobile devices.
  • Software and device troubleshooting on individual client/user machines.
  • Installation and testing of network servers, operating system software, switches, cabling, and other related network components and equipment.
  • Managing the daily activities of local and wide area network systems, performs diagnostics, schedules preventative maintenance ensuring network systems are operational.
  • Providing guidance and help to teachers/staff to troubleshoot network failures and errors; and diagnoses, isolates, and resolves routine to moderately/highly complex network related problems ensuring timely results and minimal disruption of operations.
  • Assisting in monitoring, and implementing network security procedures.
  • Performing facility surveys for network communications, layout and location of network components, equipment, cabling, and running wiring.
  • Maintaining records of work completed and in-progress; and updates network documentation to record installations, upgrades, configurations, etc.
  • Possessing excellent troubleshooting skills and the ability to diagnose/resolve network problems.
  • Possessing the ability to interpret and apply complex technical manuals and reference materials.
  • Participating in other relevant technology projects, training, and meetings as a member of the Information, Innovation and Technology team.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Director of Network and New Technology.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree and/or commensurate work experience in information technology fields required.
  • Must be able to rapidly establish a good working relationship with the community.
  • Physical requirements:The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop; kneel; crouch; or crawl. The employee must frequently lift and/or move and push/pull up to 40 pounds. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move and/or balance while standing or climbing up to 25 pounds.

Employment

  • 40-50 hours per week. Business hours are 7:30 am - 4:30 pm Monday through Friday, and a shared responsibility of network support which will include some evenings, nights, and/or weekends.
  • Salary range: ($80k-$90k) commensurate with experience.
  • Benefits include health, retirement, and dental
  • Paid vacation, sick leave and personal days, with 1 additional week paid vacation over each of the school’s Fall Break, Winter Break and Spring Breaks

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Role

Operations

Experience Level

Mid Level

Kent Denver School

Kent Denver School is a college preparatory day school of 700 students in grades 6-12 located on 220 acres in suburban Denver. Kent Denver has been recognized for our leadership in diversity, equity and inclusion.
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