The University of Texas Permian Basin welcome applicants for the position of Information Technology Coordinator. The successful candidate will report to the Superintendent and Deputy Superintendent of schools and coordinate the technology function for the STEM K-12 Academy. The IT Coordinator will develop, implement, and maintain technology to the best advantage and technological capabilities of the STEM Academy, assist in the effective and efficient deployment of technology for the delivery and improvement of instruction.
GENERALRESPONSIBILITIES: • Coordinates the technology program for the STEM Academy • Creates and monitors a 5-year Technology Plan for the STEM Academy • Assists in training with staff, students, and parents when needed • Coordinates with the IT Help Center and IT Support Staff in the Information Technology division to support and address STEM Academy issues • Supports, troubleshoots, and resolves IT-related issues with staff members and students (via on-line, phone, e-mail, or in-person support) for all hardware/software, as these arise • Opens, tracks, and resolves tickets using the UTPB ticketing system; establishes and maintains priority levels and response times for all STEM Academy technical requests • Maintains an inventory database of hardware and software for the Academy and department; conduct equipment audits annually • Orders, receives, and installs new hardware and software; coordinates the distribution of technology • Provides first-level support for Skyward, SIS and ERP software, and serves as primary liaison between vendors and school personnel • Supports the use of Smartboards in the classroom environments • Manages: large deployments of iPads utilizing Meraki mobile device management; large deployments of Chromebooks utilizing the Chromebook Management Console • Other duties, as assigned
SCHEDULE: This is an exempt, 12-month classified position and the expected work schedule is Monday through Friday. The individual holding this position may need to be available early mornings, evenings, and weekends to meet the needs of the STEM Academy.
Please include all required documents with your submission.
Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire.
The University offers an excellent compensation package which includes a broad range of employee benefits including free health insurance (employee only) as well as a generous retirement program. We invite you to learn more at www.utpb.edu.
The University of Texas Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
UT Permian Basin participates in e-Verify.
• Bachelor’s degree and IT experience in an education environment • In-depth knowledge of applicable policies and laws for both education and computer forensics/cyber security • A thorough understanding of technology solutions and the ability to efficiently implement advanced technologies • The ability to successfully complete and pass a criminal background check
Internal Number: S262P
About The University of Texas Permian Basin
The only university named after a geological formation, The University of Texas Permian Basin is a University of Texas System institution, which includes nine academic universities and six health institutions statewide. Surrounded by one of the largest oilfields in the country, UTPB is home to over 5,500 students and approximately 250 teaching faculty. Located in Odessa, Texas, the University has an impact of nearly $250 million on the regional economy and is recognized for its affordability, awarding roughly $15 million in financial aid annually. With 35 undergraduate and 18 graduate programs of study to choose from – as well as the flexibility of fully on-line undergraduate and graduate degree programs – the University consistently ranks among the top 5 Texas public universities for students employed or accepted in graduate/professional school within one year of graduation. At UTPB, you get it all: the small-campus feel with the might of The University of Texas System.
As a regional, comprehensive institution, The University of Texas Permian Basin serves a diverse community of students from the region, the state, and beyond. Through excellence in student-centered teaching, lear...ning, research, and public service, the University cultivates engaged citizens and impacts lives while advancing technology and the public interests of West Texas. The University aspires to be a vibrant student-focused center of excellence for learning, culture, and economic development, preparing students for leadership and success in a complex and changing world. We invite you to learn more about us at: www.utpb.edu.
The University of Texas Permian Basin values the great variety of intellectual and cultural perspectives that contribute to our success. We strongly believe that our future depends heavily on our ability to embrace diversity and leverage the strength of inclusion. The University prohibits unlawful discrimination against a person because of their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, sexual orientation and gender identity. The University's commitment to equal opportunity extends its nondiscrimination protections to gender expression. The Office of Human Resources prohibits discrimination on the basis of a disability. If you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department at 432-552-2747. Note: The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires The University of Texas Permian Basin to employ only U.S. citizens and aliens authorized to work in the U.S. New employees must present documents verifying identity and right to accept employment.
UTPB participates in E-Verify.