Director of Information Technology

Southern Ark Univ. Tech   Camden, AR   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on April 23, 2022

is accepting applications for
Director of Information Technology
This is a 12-month administrative position with full benefits. Salary range is $55,000.00 - $60,000.00 commensurate with education and experience.
Job description and application can be found at Director of Information Technology.
Inquires may be directed to:
SAU Tech Human Resources
Phone: 870-574-4481
Deadline for first consideration is May 11, 2022.
AA/EEO Employer


The Director of Information Technology Services is responsible for implementing and maintaining business-enabling technology and making recommendations concerning SAU Tech's technology structure. The Director of Information Technology reports to the Chancellor.

All SAU Tech employees are expected to demonstrate excellence in interpersonal behaviors and be committed to effective collaboration with colleagues. Joining the SAU Tech family requires a commitment to our culture of continuous Quality Improvement.

Examples of Duties
Essential Functions:

Maintain the administrative computer system and academic computer network.
Maintain the JICS server.
Provide administrative system support for Brightspace, Starfish and A+LS software.
Develop and maintain a detailed security system for both the administrative and academic networks. Monitor security system to insure integrity of data.
Responsible for upgrades and enhancements to the networks, including software and hardware. Write specifications for recommended additions.
Approve all campus computer purchases.
Develop and maintain central printing system and a distributed printing operation for the administrative computer system.
Prepare and monitor the Information Technology Services budget.
Supervise Information Technology Services support staff and assign priorities to requests for services.
Supervise the operations of computer-related activities of all instructional labs.
Maintain the Active Directory, Exchange, APlus, and Alertus servers on campus.
Supervise the management of the Windows Hyper-V environment.
Provide management for the Document Imaging System.
Supervise the management of VPN connections to SAU Tech’s off campus locations.
Manage and support the VOIP telephone system and IP phones.
Administrative support for the Hyper-V environment.
Manages the annual Computer Lease Program.
Technical contact for the AREON network.
Performs related responsibilities as required or assigned.
Minimum/Preferred Qualifications
Education : Bachelor's Degree (four year college or university)

Experience : Four to ten years related experience

Preferred Qualification: Experience with the Jenzabar system.

Supplemental Information

The Director of Information Technology has regular contact with agency/institution personnel, the general public and various program-related state and federal agencies. Occasional work other than normal office hours and occasional travel may be required.

Southern Arkansas University Tech does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ethnic origin, sex, age, disability, or protected veteran’s status in employment or the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school, administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs. This statement of non-discrimination applies to educational programs, educational policies, admissions policies, educational activities, employment, access and admission, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.