Open: October 11, 2018
The Department of Administrative and Financial Services (DAFS) Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides information technology support to over 13,000 employees through a wide variety of program areas for the State of Maine. OIT oversees large scale enterprise applications that support the critical and diverse business needs of the State of Maine and its agencies.
The State of Maine is in the process of upgrading its core network infrastructure to the latest Cisco systems. This technology advance will bring the State of Maine to a state of the art network infrastructure.
ABOUT THE JOB DETAILS:
The Office of Information Technology is seeking a senior technical professional who is highly proficient in Cisco wireless systems. The selected individual will join as a contributing team member with other highly qualified IT Cisco and network experts and will assist in engineering, installing, and maintaining enterprise level Cisco networks.
Technical duties include:
To be successful the selected candidate must be highly trained and experienced in Cisco systems, be able to solve complex network issues, provide sound judgement and analysis, and offer viable solutions. This role requires an understand of networking performance management/capacity planning, hardware and software configurations, integrations, and all facets of implementation.
Work is performed under limited supervision. This position is in Augusta. The Network Services Group requires 24x7 hardware support. This requires the position to be on-call in a rotation format.
WHAT WILL YOU DO?
WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU:
We need a candidate who can deliver and contribute as a positive team player, a person who understands system associated security risks, and can make decisions to effectively improve work performance levels. We need a person willing to develop others and who will take the extra steps to make sure quality work is delivered, on time and every time.
Eight (8) years of programming experience and/or analysis, design, and configuration of complex wireless communication systems. A Master’s Degree in Computer Science may be substituted for one (1) year of programming experience or for one (1) year of analysis, design, and configuration of complex wireless communication systems.
Hiring preference for candidates with current Cisco Certifications in wireless network operations and management, with 4 or more years’ experience in wireless networking.
HOW TO APPLY:
To apply, please visit the following website and apply online: https://maineoit.recruiterbox.com.
The selected candidate will be required to complete an official job application and pass the required background checks as a condition of employment. *Maine State Government is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
We provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Only U.S. Citizens or aliens who have a legal right to permanently work in the United States are eligible for employment. We cannot sponsor applicants requiring work visas.
JOB CLASS CODE: 0871 PAY GRADE: 29 - SALARY: $55,744.00 - $75,628.80/annually*
*Includes a 15% recruitment and retention salary adjustment and eligibility for a 5% annual training bonus
The value of State’s share of Employee’s Retirement: 15.37% of salary for BU positions. The value of State-paid Dental Insurance: $13.13 biweekly. The value* of State-paid Health Insurance:
*The level of the actual value of state paid Health Insurance will be based on the employee’s wage rate and status regarding the health credit premium program.