Primary Location

: Texas-Austin

Work Locations


Camp Hubbard Bldg 5

3800 Jackson Ave Bldg 5

Austin 78731-6005


: Computer and Mathematical

Employee Status

: Regular


: Full-time


: Yes, 10 % of the Time

State Job Code: 0290

Salary Admin Plan: B

Grade: 22

Salary (Pay Basis)

: 4,301.16 – 7,039.91 (Monthly)

Number of Openings

: 1

Overtime Status

: Exempt

Job Posting

: Aug 30, 2017, 4:49:03 PM

Closing Date

: Sep 14, 2017, 11:59:00 PM


Thank you for your interest in employment with the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV). To apply for this position, complete an on-line application either through the TxDMV CAPPS External Applicant Career Section at or through Work In Texas (WIT) at

For job opening inquiries or to request a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act please contact the TxDMV Human Resources Division by calling 512-465-4043. Applications must be received by the closing date in order to be considered for this posting. TxDMV does not accept paper applications.

Veterans: The following two websites provide useful information and other job opportunities. Military to Civilian Occupation Translator and the Texas Veterans Commission

If requested, reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities for any part of the employment process in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990.


Performs highly complex (senior-level) network maintenance work in support of the Texas Department of Motor Vehicles (TxDMV), Information Technology Service Division (ITSD). Work involves the implementation, maintenance, and monitoring of local area network (LAN)/Server hardware and software, coordinating network design and installations of hardware/software, service requests and issue resolution, policy development, monitoring, analysis of existing hardware and software, and evaluating potential improvements to the network, server infrastructure, software, and services. May train others. May assign and/or monitor the work of others when leading special projects. Work may require contact with governmental agencies. Works under limited supervision with considerable latitude for the use of initiative and independent judgment.


Monitors and manages day-to-day operation of LAN, servers, and server software ensuring service level agreement (SLA) compliance, policy and procedure development, including performing scheduled tasks and special projects.

Responsible for TxDMV LAN/Server environment (Windows/Linux/AIX/Sharepoint) including, but not limited to, design, installation, support, and configuration of physical and virtual (VMware) servers and appliances.

Analyzes and troubleshoots network logs and tracks the nature and resolution of problems; monitors usage to ensure security of data and access privileges.

Prepares/writes and/or provides input for bid specifications, or RFPs, for services, maintenance contracts, and/or procurement of LAN/Server hardware and/or software.

Coordinates and performs testing of vendor hardware and software.

Keeps current regarding relevant hardware/software products for system enhancements; researches and recommends network and server hardware and software as well as improvements for policies, procedures, and processes.

Participates in network system testing and validation of the Disaster Recovery Plan (DRP) and Business Continuity Plan (BCP); provides input and feedback to DRP and BCP activities.

Prepares charts, diagrams, and tables to depict current and future states and develop long-range and comprehensive LAN plans.

Assists with the development and maintenance of LAN/Server documentation for procedures and processes.

May provide on-the-job training for LAN/Server Administrators in the operation, installation, and maintenance of the LAN/Server environment.

Administers Active Directory, SharePoint, end user accounts, profiles, file sharing, access privileges and security; Office365, Internet/Intranet Support; network and remote connectivity hardware/software support.

Provides Internet/Intranet Support; network and remote connectivity hardware/software support.

Maintains Office 365 e-mail accounts; anti-spam and anti-virus servers; updating anti-virus definition files; voicemail and call features; Storage Area Networks (SAN).

May coordinate scheduled server backups; Mobile Device Management; Video Teleconferencing; Web-based conferencing; Enterprise Content Management, document imaging, and forms management servers.

Performs other job-related duties as assigned.


Extensive knowledge of

Program/project planning, development and management methodologies

Incident management procedures

Disaster recovery and business continuity principles and practices

Linux and Microsoft servers in physical and virtualized environments

Ability to build and monitor services on production servers

Maintaining local and wide area networks and a network service; network design concepts and fundamentals

Thorough knowledge of

Network design concepts/fundamentals; network control systems/equipment/terminology; cabling standards for networks/peripheral equip; IP Addressing, Firewalls, Switching, Routing, Load Balancing, QoS, Network Security; configuration/optimization of networks and equipment.

Telecommunications principles, procedures, terminology, and systems; LAN/WAN components and systems, Internet, email Systems, voice and data telecommunications, and messaging; applicable hardware, operating systems; software packages and utilities; network tools such as netstat, NetCat, iptables, HAProxy, SolarWinds etc.

Expert skill in

Analyzing issues, facts and available information to develop logical solutions; researching inconsistencies of facts or data; drawing correct inferences from information and making recommendations that support business decisions

Analyzing and organizing technical data

Designing, installing, and maintaining computer networks and systems, including use of applicable systems and software applications including Microsoft server technologies, Active Directory, and Linux RHEL 6 / 7,

The use and support of applicable computer systems; virtualization technologies, such as VMware Vcenter

Proficient skill in

Assigning, reviewing and monitoring the work of others, including leading projects and project teams; coordinating labor, materials, and equipment; prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment, fundamentals of Linux scripting languages such as bash, Kornshell etc., installing, configuring, and maintaining services such as Bind, Apache, Tomcat, MySQL, LDAP, Active Directory, ForgeRock OpenAM and OpenIDM; configuration management tools, such as Bamboo, WAR etc.

Preferred but optional experience with Python, Java, Powershell etc.

Other Attributes

Shows integrity and ethical behavior; respects confidentiality, business ethics and organizational standards

Exercises logic and reasoning to define problems, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

Maintains composure when handling problems, stressful situations, continuous change or unexpected developments


Veterans, Reservist or Guardsmen will need to provide form DD 214 to verify eligibility for Veterans’ Preference. For applicants claiming Surviving Spouse or Orphan veterans’ preference eligibility, you will need to provide a DD 1300 or DD 214. These will be required on or before the first day of employment if selected for the position.

Official sealed transcripts of all college hours/degrees listed on State of Texas application will be required on or before the first day of employment if selected for the position.

As part of its employment process, TxDMV may procure or have prepared a criminal background check. An applicant with an unsatisfactory criminal background check report is ineligible to be hired for the position for which the report is initiated.

Driver’s record check will be conducted by the Department. Satisfactory driving records are required for driving state or personal vehicles and motor driven equipment to conduct agency business.

External final male applicants who are 18-25 years of age will be required to furnish proof of registration or exemption from registration with the Selective Service System.

If hired, employee must provide document(s) within three (3) days of hire date that establish identity and employment eligibility. A complete list of acceptable documents is on file with the local Texas Workforce Commission office or


Veterans, Reservist or Guardsmen: Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) codes from each branch of the U.S. Armed Forces that may correspond to the state classification title for this position can be accessed at:

The salary range on this job posting reflects the minimum and maximum allowed by the state classification salary schedules; however, budget considerations may result in salary offers below the maximum of the posted range.

Must attend work regularly and observe approved work hours.

Initial screening is based on the Education and Experience minimum requirements defined in the job posting.

Resumes, pictures, letters of recommendation, references and/or training records or certificates submitted will not be given any consideration and not forwarded to the hiring authority.




Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer information systems, management information systems, business administration, public administration, or a related field, plus five (5) years of experience in local or wide area network work. Experience and education may be substituted for one another. (Experience requirements may be satisfied by full-time experience or the prorated part-time equivalent.)

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