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VICE PRES INFORMATION TECHNLGY (UA-VPIT-IUBLA)
At University Information Technology Services (UITS) we ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility, and creativity, as well as a culture that champions inclusion, diversity, and overall employee well-being through programs supported university wide. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which helps us to make amazing things happen in each neighborhood, community, and county we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
The Knowledge Management team provides technical support documentation for the IU community.
Collaborates with service owners across all campuses to identify, collect, create, and maintain content about computing systems, applications, and information technology services used for teaching, learning, research, and administration.
Completes the technical work to ensure that documentation is visible to the appropriate audiences and can be consumed in appropriate websites and applications, including the IU Knowledge Base.
Stays up-to-date and maintains knowledge of all services offered and/or supported by the university.
Provides technical consulting, advising, and systems analysis services for client-supported software and systems.
Utilizing system analysis techniques and procedures, conducts research and evaluates use of existing technology solutions and their future releases, new product releases of client software, and emerging technologies, applications, and industry trends.
Provides advice for best practices of deployment of collaboration solutions; partners with appropriate technical staff on unique problems requiring specialized knowledge.
Stays up-to-date on emerging technologies, trends, and best practices; makes recommendations to improve IT support processes and procedures.
Communicates effectively with clients in resolving escalated issues.
May provide informal and formal training to faculty staff and students on information technology.
Adheres to documentation standards (issues, resolutions, updates/changes).
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field.
Combinations of related education and experience may be considered.
Proficient communication skills.
Maintains a high degree of professionalism.
Demonstrated time management and priority setting skills.
Demonstrates a high commitment to quality.
Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment.
Seeks to acquire knowledge in area of specialty.
Friendly and service-oriented.
Excellent organizational skills.
Possesses sound understanding of network fundamentals, and understanding and application of existing industry best practices.
Knowledge and skill in recent Microsoft Office suite.
Familiarity with recent Microsoft Windows and Macintosh client OSes, Exchange, common email clients.
Knowledge and skill in technical writing (structured writing), technical editing, and online support delivery.
Experience publishing on the web and familiarity with markup languages.
Working Conditions / Demands
This position requires the ability to communicate effectively and to operate computers and other related technical equipment. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
Career Level: Core
Job Function: Information Technology
Job Family: IT User Support
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