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Manager, Information Technology
Auburn University

Date Posted May 24, 2023
Title Manager, Information Technology
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department ACES-Ag Information Technology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
  • Computing/Informational Services
The Information Technology Unit of the Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), the College of Agriculture (CoAg), and the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station (AAES), collectively known as “ACES-Ag”, at Auburn University seeks applicants for the position of Information Technology Manager. Reporting to the ACES-Ag IT Director, the IT Manager oversees and leads a team of talented IT professionals responsible for managing and supporting various technology resources in ACES, CoAg, and AAES. The IT Manager also provides expert advice, assistance, and guidance to other IT management.

The ideal candidate applies systems thinking, possesses superior interpersonal and communication skills, is self-motivated, and is a lifelong learner.

Working onsite is a requirement of the job. Work assignments may have established deadlines and require periods of “on-call” support responsibilities.

7 Reasons You’ll Love Being an IT Manager at Auburn University:
  • Work/life balance is a priority!
  • Careers in Higher Education are reliably stable.
  • Competitive retirement plan and benefits.
  • Generous leave (including two weeks off during the holidays!)
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Tuition assistance for yourself and dependents.
  • Being a part of the life-changing work and research performed by our students, faculty, and staff.

Auburn was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the State of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years! Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting

It’s a Lifestyle: The Auburn/Opelika area is a page right out of Southern Living magazine with an idyllic small-town feel, perfecting a unique balance between a close-knit community and driving consistent growth and development. Paralleling the exponential growth of Auburn University, the Auburn/Opelika area boasts services and amenities that cater to any interest. We’re proud of our top school systems, city services, award-winning restaurants, and the infectious spirit of life in a college town. You can find us nestled halfway between the beach and the mountains in a lower-cost-of-living area, two hours outside of Atlanta or Birmingham. If you’re new to Auburn, we’d love to introduce you. If you’re already acquainted with Auburn, we’ll keep it simple: it’s time to come home!

Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.

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