Manager of Telecommunications

Job Summary WVNET is seeking to hire a new Manager of Telecommunications to maintain and advance WVNET’s statewide network topology and external connectivity to OARnet, 3ROX, Internet2, and other RENs.  The manager will lead and mentor Telecommunications staff in delivering reliable, affordable high-speed connectivity to our customers. The manager conducts network strategic planning, supports and maintains all network and telecommunications systems of Internet gateways, works with internet service providers, and provides emergency network support, as needed. West Virginia Network for Educational Telecomputing (WVNET) connects K-12 schools, higher educational institutions, libraries, state and county government, and various not-for-profits to the Internet…

Telecommunication Network Specialist II

Job Summary WVNET is seeking to hire a new Telecom Network Specialist II to work as a teammate alongside TNS I’s and II’s with guidance as needed from the Telecom Supervisor to design, configure, install, deploy and troubleshoot LAN, WAN, Campus networks (Cisco routers, switches, firewalls), associated wireless infrastructure (Extreme, Meraki), video telepresence infrastructure (Cisco VCS, MCU, Polycom endpoints), VOIP solutions (CUCM, SIP trunks), System Monitoring (Kiwi syslog, LibreNMS) and remote access (VPN ASA, AAA, TACACS, RADIUS) and associated ongoing maintenance and updating of related hardware and software. Maintaining and upgrading as needed multiple Operating Systems (Windows7-10, Windows Server running…

NETWORK OPERATOR (Full-Time)

WVNET is seeking to hire a Network Operator to provide basic (Tier I) assistance and consulting to customers, and participate in the operation of WVNET systems.  Network Operators are categorized as essential personnel as defined by WVNET policy, and incumbent is required to work during declared emergencies.  This position provides customer support, system monitoring, and problem escalation to advanced (Tier II) support on a 24-hour non-standard work hours basis.  The position is required to work a 12.5 hour rotating shift to accommodate 24/7 services. Work Location: 837 Chestnut Ridge Road, Morgantown, WV, 26505 (Required) Classification: Salary, Classified, Full-Time Benefits, FLSA…

WVNet Summer 2021 Newsletter

Find out more about what is happening at WVNet. Projects, events, milestones, career opportunities and department updates.

WVU provides “TLC” for faculty and graduate students

West Virginia University’s Teaching and Learning Commons (TLC) provides teaching support and resources for faculty, graduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Their team uses an evidence-based approach that emphasizes creativity, collaboration, and innovation. WVU’s TLC works with campus partners to assist instructors in enhancing their teaching, both on campus and online, to deepen student learning.  Since 2013, the WVU TLC has increased its spectrum of services to include consultations, workshops, on-demand resources, and annual events on a variety of topics aimed at empowering instructors.  Specifically, the WVU TLC offers course design/delivery services, classroom technology support, video/infographic assistance, and teaching practices peer…

WV Statewide Technology Conference July 12-14, 2021

The WVSTC is back! WVNET, along with our K-12 and Higher Education partners, would like to announce the return of the West Virginia Statewide Technology Conference in a virtual format on July 12-14, 2021. Keynote speakers include digital learning consultant Dr. Alec Couros as well as author and professor Dr. John Spencer. The Call for Proposals and Early Bird registration are currently open. For more information, please visit the conference website at wvstc.com.

We are having multiple issues with our Internet connections, particularly in the southern part of the state. We are working with our Internet Service Providers and telecommunication vendors to resolve these issues as quickly as possible. We will update this message once normal Internet traffic has resumed.
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