Manager, Public Safety Applications

Brown University

Job Description:

Manager, Public Safety Applications
Office of Information Technology

This position oversees and manages the application needs of Brown University’s Department of Public Safety, a sworn, fully-functioning law enforcement agency operating 24/7 to protect and serve the Brown community.  The incumbent is responsible for the acquisition, integration, and management of the department’s application needs, including access control, CCTV, LPRs, computer-aided dispatch, incident reporting/records management software, mobile data systems, alarms, communications, and compliance.  Manage the on call 24×7 responsibilities for the team, including participation in the on call rotation.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • 5 years of experience in an IT-related position.
  • Supervisory experience required.
  • Experience working in Higher Education is preferred
  • Experience working within a law enforcement or security environment required.
  • Experience managing card access and closed circuit TV applications required.
  • Experience managing the acquisition process of software preferred.
  • Experience planning and managing small- to medium-size projects
  • Proven leadership skills
  • Strong collaboration skills and organizational focus
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
  •  Proactive service ethics, tactful under pressure, and demonstrate an ability to communicate and work collaboratively with all levels of technical and professional staff, senior IT management and university leadership, and all sectors of the user community.
  • Demonstrated communication skills (verbal and written) and the ability to present complex information to varied levels and types of constituents at a higher education institution (technical and non-technical customers)
  • Demonstrates a willingness and ability to support a diverse and inclusive environment.

CJIS Requirements:
This position is subject to Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) requirements. Due to the confidential, sensitive nature of information this position may encounter, applicants must be willing to allow for a Background Investigation initiated by Brown Public Safety.

Successful completion of a criminal background check and education verification is required.

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Job Posting Title:
Manager, Public Safety Applications

Office of Information Technology

Grade 11

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Time Type:
Full time

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Position Work Location:
Hybrid Eligible

Submission Guidelines:
Please note that in order to be considered an applicant for any staff position at Brown University you must submit an application form for each position for which you believe you are qualified. Applications are not kept on file for future positions. Please include a cover letter and resume with each position application.

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