The Peck School, an independent co-educational K-8 day school in Morristown, NJ, is looking for a full time Network Administrator to join its Technology Team. The Network Administrator is charged with the responsibilities of designing, configuring and administering all aspects of Peck’s local and cloud based network and server infrastructure. This position is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated network professional to join a dedicated administrative staff and to be a part of a wonderful community of teachers, students, and parents.
Design, configure, maintain and monitor all local and cloud-based network systems including: switches, firewalls, web filters and wireless infrastructure
Manage all aspects of Windows server infrastructure including: File storage, DNS, DHCP scopes, active directory, user accounts, group policies, antivirus, security and access controls and virtualization
Create and maintain comprehensive documentation and schematics for all server and network topology, equipment and configurations
Design and maintain data backup schemes, UPS infrastructure and disaster recovery procedures for servers and network systems
Work with the technology team to select, support and administer appropriate hardware and software for all classroom, lab and administrative technology including: desktops, laptops (Mac and PC), iPads, Printers, Interactive whiteboards and misc. A/V equipment
Provide second tier support for escalated student, faculty and administrative system and network issues
Coordinate with tech team on device image creation/deployment and MDM (Jamf)
Maintain accurate and up-to-date inventory of all network hardware and system software
Assist with cloud based VoIP administration and campus wide emergency notification systems
Assist with Google Suite for Education Administration
Attend workshops, conferences, and professional development trainings, and hold memberships in professional organizations, to stay current with changes in the technology space
Thorough knowledge of computer network models and protocols, server operating systems, database management and related equipment
Excellent troubleshooting, organizational and project management skills
Effective team collaborator with growth mindset and positive attitude
Commitment to customer service and strong interpersonal and communications skills
Knowledge of the latest developments in technology and a commitment to remain current in the field
Availability for after-hour upgrades, troubleshooting, and/or on-call events.
Minimum of an Associate’s degree in a related field, and/or appropriate certifications (i.e. CCNA, MCSA, Network+, Server+)
5 to 7 years’ experience as a network administrator or equivalent training and experience
Physical Requirements and Work Environment:
Must have demonstrated ability to:
Lift heavy (up to 50 lbs.) equipment
Crawl under or around furniture to install computer equipment
Climb ladders and reach to install computer wiring and perform other tasks
Work in standard office conditions and climate
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three professional references by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Kindly reference the job title in the subject line of your email. No phone calls please. We encourage you to visit our website, www.peckschool.org, to find out more about our program and mission.
About the Peck School
The Peck School is a coed, K-8, independent school in Morristown, NJ. Since its founding in 1893, Peck has stood for excellence in education. While Peck prides itself on rigorous academic programs, it is committed to developing students with a strong sense of community and moral responsibility. In 2015, under the leadership of the new Head of School, Andrew Delinsky, Peck ...embarked on a thoughtful and inclusive process to define a vision for continued excellence grounded in Peck’s proud history and traditional values. The resulting strategic plan and subsequent master plan outlined the evolution of a successful Peck School model, one that strengthens its programs and reimagines its facilities in the spirit of academic excellence with a continued emphasis on the importance of fostering connections and building community. This plan requires significant investment to reimagine Peck’s campus facilities and to support a vibrant, innovative and integrated learning community.