Employment Opportunities

Full-time staff members of OH-TECH and its member organizations are eligible for a variety of benefits as employees of The Ohio State University. An overview of the benefits is available here. A detailed document is also available. To build a diverse workforce Ohio State encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Ohio State is an EEO/AA employer. More information can be found at the Ohio State HR website.

Job openings are posted below and through The Ohio State University Employment Services office at jobsatosu.com. If you have questions, please contact:

Drew White (link sends e-mail)
1224 Kinnear Road
Columbus, Ohio 43212
(614)292-2318

Ohio Technology Consortia Srvs

Systems Developer/Engineer

Supports client desktop and Windows systems operations for the Shared Infrastructure Division of the Ohio Technology Consortium (OH-TECH), in collaboration with the Chancellor for the Department Ohio Higher Education (DHE), and in accordance with university policies, goals, and objectives; provides direct technical support to end users and executive management staff; configures, deploys and tracks the client computer assets; assists in computer moves and equipment recovery; provides computer technical assistance and training to OH-TECH staff, clients and partners; assumes responsibility for investigating and resolving software and hardware problems of computer users agency-wide; answers, evaluates and prioritizes incoming phone, voice mail, email, help desk and in-person requests for assistance from users experiencing problems with hardware, software, networking and other computer-related technologies; assists with deployment of VoIP equipment; evaluates and provides procurement recommendations for client computer systems; performs system administration activities on Windows servers that support various Consortium applications, including managing client deployment systems such as Windows Deployment Services or LANDesk and McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator; monitors system performance, maintains systems configuration with automated tools, monitors and maintains system backups, and intervenes as required to maintain a robust environment; assists with product reviews, installations, and upgrades; serves on the System Administrator On Call rotation; provides expertise in maintenance of automated financial transactions using Robo-FTP scripting; manages accounts with Microsoft Federated Identity Management; installs, operates, monitors and maintains the network components of a LAN environment; this includes support of LAN, Wireless Local Area Network (WLAN), Voice Over IP (VOIP), Video Conferencing and security components such as, but not limited to: switches, Domain Name Servers (DNS), DHCP servers, firewall and Virtual Private Network (VPN) devices; performs analysis and resolution of problems in the network; interfaces with clients, customers, WAN engineers and vendors as necessary for specific troubleshooting, maintains strict maintenance documentation, schedules maintenance and change procedures in accordance with unit policy and procedures. Experience in operating in an ITIL v.3 environment desired; required to be accessible via phone when not in the office and have internet access to perform certain work duties from home; after hours and weekend work for maintenance may be required; required to physically lift standard office computer equipment; other duties as assigned.
The primary duty site of this position will be located at the Ohio Tuition and Trust Agency, currently located on Chestnut Street in downtown Columbus.

SR Systms Dev/Eng-Not Sap

The Ohio Technology Consortium (OH-TECH) seeks a Linux Systems Administrator to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to support systems operations for the Shared Infrastructure Division of OH-TECH.

Performs system administration activities on Linux system, including monitoring systems performance, maintains systems configuration with automated tools, and intervenes as required to maintain a robust environment; serves in an on-call role as required for after-hours incidents and provides support for other systems as needed; maintains and helps administer systems monitoring and logging services and configures servers to meet all applicable security and audit requirements; accessible via phone when not in the office and have Internet access to perform certain work duties from home; after hours and weekend work for maintenance may be required; other duties as assigned.

Work Environment and Culture:
The Linux Systems Administrator will report to the Systems Administrator Manager at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University's West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio's statewide technology infrastructure that includes: The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK and eStudent Services.

Funded by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio Department of Higher Education, OH-TECH reports to the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education. All fiscal and legal services are provided by the Ohio State University, with direction from the Vice President of Research. Through committees and direct contact with faculty and student researchers, OH-TECH is well positioned to meet the needs of those who require our resources. And to plan for future acquisitions and services, OH-TECH relies upon the guidance of the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the advice of committees to achieve and sustain national eminence.

OH-TECH propels Ohio's knowledge economy through the creation and adoption of next-generation technology and information solutions. Internally, OH-TECH also provides advanced services to its member organizations through the efforts of staff in the areas of Shared Infrastructure, Fiscal Services, Communications and Human Resources.

OH-TECH expects that all of its members will uphold and embody its mission of delivering world-class technologies, information and expertise to provide Ohioans with a strong foundation for education and workforce, scientific research and business innovation.

OARnet

Systems Developer/Engineer

The Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet) seeks a Network Management Engineer to support the overall mission of the group and in particular to assume responsibility for providing development and support of network monitoring and management functions for OARnet backbone.

Role and Responsibilities: Assumes responsibility for providing development and support of network monitoring and management functions for OARnet backbone; implements data visualization, usage summarization, device automation, and network monitoring tools for internal and external use. Other duties as assigned.

The OARnet network blankets the state, consisting of more than 2,240 miles of fiber-optic backbone, with more than 1,500 miles of it operating at ultrafast 100 Gbps speeds. OARnet expects all of its members will uphold and embody its core principles of providing connectivity to Ohio’s colleges and universities, K-12 schools, public broadcasting stations, academic medical centers, government agencies and partnering research organizations.

Work Environment and Culture: The Network Management Engineer will report to the OARnet Network Director at the Ohio Technology Consortium main office, located on Ohio State University’s West Campus. The Consortium functions as an umbrella organization for Ohio’s statewide technology infrastructure that includes: The Ohio Supercomputer Center (OSC), the Ohio Academic Resources Network (OARnet), OhioLINK and eStudent Services. Funded by the Ohio General Assembly through the Ohio Department of Higher Education, OH-TECH reports to the Chancellor of the Ohio Department of Higher Education. All fiscal and legal services are provided by the Ohio State University, with direction from the Vice President of Research. Through committees and direct contact with faculty and student researchers, OH-TECH is well positioned to meet the needs of those who require our resources. And to plan for future acquisitions and services, OH-TECH relies upon the guidance of the Ohio Department of Higher Education and the advice of committees to achieve and sustain national eminence. OARnet delivers technology-based solutions that reduce costs, increase productivity and improve customer service, and has done so since 1987. As a division of the Ohio Department of Higher Educations Ohio Technology Consortium, OARnet serves Ohio’s education, health care, public broadcasting and government communities. On call support, position will be placed in an on-call rotation for off-hours and weekend break/fix support.