IT Director

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IT Director
Coweta Public Schools

As IT Director you will work closely with the Coweta School District administration leadership team and direct the Information Technology needs of the Coweta Public School District.  You will maintain and develop technology services, implement new emerging technologies when applicable and within budget restraints, coordinate and supervise IT staff and IT resources and processes related to the user base both staff and students, network infrastructure, student information system, desktop support, Chromebook management, tablet management, access management and telephone system support.  You will manage the day-to-day service delivery of the IT department functionality to ensure all action plans, goals and objectives are completed in a timely manner, with high quality and within acceptable financial parameters.

Responsibilities:
  • Manages all Information Technology operations and work closely with Coweta Public School Leadership.
  • Directs and communicates team of IT staff which currently includes Student Information System, Network Operations and Technology Support Specialists.
  • Manages departmental budget and forecasting within budget restraints.
  • Manages District Help Desk priorities.
  • Identifies and recommends new technology solutions.
  • Identifies and eliminates security risks.
  • Evaluates IT operations and staff with regard to established goals.
  • Evaluates need for new equipment and software.
  • Prepares E-Rate and other forms and reports as necessary.
  • Directing IT staff recruitment and directly supervising employees as necessary to maintain highest services to district within budgetary restraints.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with outside vendor partners.
  • Endeavor to maintain a high level of IT services and support.
Qualifications/Skills:
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, High School Diploma required.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience defining and implementing information systems in a multi-location, multidisciplinary environment generally gained by having held similar position within a business or school district organization.
  • Minimum of five (5) years’ experience managing technical staff.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and leadership skills.
  • Prior experience supporting end-user devices including but not limited to Desktop computers, Chromebooks, tablets, printers, copiers, scanners, CISCO and other brand routers, Wireless Access Points, Surveillance NVRs, surveillance cameras, CISCO Unity Call Manager & phones.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize projects and tasks.
  • Experience with engineering, installation and setup of servers in a complex environment and installation, configuration and functional testing of third party products is required.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Sound understanding of computer systems, networks, security, telecommunications, databases, data storage.
  • Builds and maintains relationships with outside vendor partners.
  • TEAM ORIENTED, district education goal driven.  

Posted By

Coweta School District I-17

14540 S. 302nd E. Ave. PO Box 550, Coweta, OK 74429
 

At the following locations

Coweta Administration Office

PO BOX 550 , Coweta, OK 74429