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    This position is located in the Smithsonian Institution (SI). The Smithsonian's information technology needs are led and provided by the Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO). OCIO's Office of Information Technology Operations (OITO) includes the Network Management Division which provides day-to-day operational support for the Smithsonian's data and voice communications, networks and services. This position leads the Division.

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    As the Supervisory IT Specialist (Network), the incumbent would be responsible for the following duties: 

    • Performs day-to-day operational management of SI’s converged local and wide area network infrastructure, and performs SInet fault, configuration and performance management.  Such work includes managing multiple carrier contracts for cellular service and provides support to staff acquiring and using Smithsonian issued mobile devices as well as managing video teleconferencing (VTC) solutions including cloud-based and end-point devices. 

    • Provides technical direction and leadership in the conceptual analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and enhancement of SI-wide VoIP systems and data communications network and the architectural design of the supporting network infrastructure.

    • Develops project plans, operating plans, and supporting budgets; determines scope, methods, and resource requirements and schedules for IT infrastructure projects and supporting analyses required to implement new network technology and projects.

    • As a supervisor, assigns projects and task, prepares performance plans for subordinates, makes decisions, solves problems, and resolves grievances.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - Travel required is 25% or less of the time.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/592782000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.