University of Utah Network Administrator, UETN in Salt Lake City, Utah


Open Date 08/03/2018

Requisition Number PRN17982B

Job Title Network Administrator

Working Title Network Administrator, UETN

Job Grade E

FLSA Code Computer Employee

Patient Sensitive Job Code? No

Standard Hours per Week 40

Full Time or Part Time? Full Time

Shift Day

Work Schedule Summary

Monday – Friday (5am-2pm)

VP Area President

Department 00336 - KUEN/Utah Education Network

Location Campus

City Salt Lake City, UT

Type of Recruitment External Posting

Pay Rate Range $45,000/yr. – $60,000/yr.

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Job Summary

Will be working in our Network Operations Center. This position is primarily focused on the network monitoring, management, and maintenance of theUETNnetwork.

Day to day work includes performing maintenance and troubleshooting of theUETNbackbone and customer connected networks. It includes responding to alerts generated in monitoring tools, respond and manage incidents and coordinate repairs and service with our engineers, vendors, telecoms, and customers.

Participation in improvement projects and tasks to increase our network capabilities and services.


Perform duties associated with the management, monitoring, and maintenance of theUETNnetwork. These duties include but are not limited to:

- Assisting connected customers with network related issues or outages.

- Identify and troubleshoot network related issues through resolution.

- Performing preventative maintenance and support for our statewide network.

- Learn and grow your expertise on a large, complicated, and state of the art network.

- Ability to self-manage time and priorities based on work requirement guidelines.

- Work effectively during evening and overnight hours as required by the work schedule.

This job description is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

Minimum Qualifications

Requires a bachelor’s degree or equivalency in area of specialty and 2-4 years of experience in the field or in a related area.

Applicants must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the position description.


•Cisco networking experience (CCNA,CCNP)

•Programming/scripting experience

•System Administration experience

Type Benefited Staff

Special Instructions Summary

Additional Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. In compliance with applicable federal and state laws, University of Utah policy of equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination on the basis of race or ethnicity, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, veteran’s status, status as a qualified person with a disability, or genetic information. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law.

To inquire about this posting, email: or call 801-581-2300. Reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to qualified individuals with disabilities. To request an accommodation or for further information about University AA/EO policies, please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Cr., Rm 135, (801) 581-8365 (V/ TDD ), email: .

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Certain new hires are automatically assigned to the URS retirement plan and other employees with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in the URS within 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS must notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen.