IT Infrastructure Manager
Job ID: R0033946 | IT Management | Full Time | Charlottesville, VA
The Dean's Office within the School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) at the University of Virginia (UVA) seeks applications for an IT Infrastructure Manager. The School of Engineering and Applied Science consists of 8 departments across the field of engineering. The school has seen tremendous growth in student population and faculty, as well as in its research expenditures in recent years. Reporting to the Engineering IT Director of Operations, the Infrastructure Manager will direct and contribute to the strategic planning process (including both short- and long-term initiatives) that establish the School's information technology strategic direction while supporting the University's mission.

Consistent with UVA's 2030 "Great and Good" strategic plan, the School of Engineering and Applied Science is committed to supporting our students, faculty and staff and cultivating the most vibrant community in higher education to prepare our students to be servant-leaders in a diverse and globally connected world. For more information on the School's Office of Diversity, Equity and Engagement, please visit https://engineering.virginia.edu/about/diversity-and-engagement

Applicants should have a deep understanding of procurement in the IT industry, specializing in buying equipment and software. Additionally, the IT Manager will need a solid understanding of service contracts to be able to manage the 200+ existing contracts under their purview.

Additional duties to include:
  • Providing strategic and operational direction for designing, planning, implementing and maintaining IT resources across the School of Engineering. Creating opportunities for technology professionals from various disciplines to communicate and collaborate on initiatives to develop a more institutionalized framework for provisioning technology and technology-related services.
  • Managing the Engineering School's Desktop Refresh Plan.
  • Facilitating and executing an AV Refresh Plan.
  • Successfully managing IT Software Titles Catalog.
  • Preparing and administering technology budgets, approving expenditures to ensure proper accounting practices are adhered to.
  • Maintaining and updating internal asset inventory database. Managing the IT asset maintenance program within the school.
  • Supporting innovation and organizational change to improve effectiveness. Participatig in negotiating budgets at the departmental and/or organizational level and managing budgets across units.
  • Identifying and facilitating strategic partnerships between the IT function and various groups within the University to ensure quality, consistency, service, utilization or availability of IT resources across the School and University.
  • Reviewing and evaluating recommendations for project feasibility assessments, cost/benefit calculation and risk factors or situations. Authorizing technology-related projects, including purchases, implementation plans and strategies.

In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree with five years of relevant work experience required.
  • Experience with procurement is required.
  • Some experience with software development, management and/or systems implementation, as well as hardware exposure, is required.

Anticipated Hiring Range: $87,000 - $96,500, commensurate with education and experience.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

This is primarily a sedentary job involving extensive use of desktop computers. The job does occasionally require traveling some distance to attend meetings and programs.

For additional information about the position, please contact Lisa Stanton, Engineering Dean's Office Operations Manager, at lcs3b@virginia.edu.

Review of Applicants will begin on April 11, 2022. Starting salary commensurate with education and experience. The University will perform background checks on all new hires prior to employment. This position will not sponsor applicants for work visas. This is an exempt-level, benefited position. For more information on the benefits at UVA, visit hr.virginia.edu/benefits.

For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community, please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/.



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