Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide is currently hiring a full-time faculty instructor to help military veterans launch themselves onto a second great career as an IT professional. Join our teaching team and help us bring the Microsoft Software and Systems Academy (MSSA) program to an Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Worldwide classroom at Ft Campbell, KY. This program delivers industry-leading systems and software courseware with ERAU’s proven instructional methods, using a combination of classroom, virtual labs, and student project instructional techniques. It transforms veterans with little or no IT experience into competent entry-level practitioners via intensive hands-on experiences focused on current best IT practices.
At this time, we are hiring full-time faculty instructors to teach accredited undergraduate technology courses in the area of Server and Cloud systems administration, deployment, and support. Teaching will be in a face-to-face environment. Curriculum maintenance and lecture preparations will be done asynchronously from your home office. The faculty instructor will teach during 4 out of the 5 terms each year, and then utilize the 5th term to work on professional development and curricular activities.
This position is eligible to receive ERAU’s benefit package (https://careers.erau.edu/benefits/), as well as professional development funds, a technology stipend, and more.
Relocation assistance is available for this position for those willing to relocate to Ft Campbell, KY.
For more information on the MSSA program, please visit https://worldwide.erau.edu/microsoft
Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience
Candidates must have a Master’s degree in computer science, information technology, cybersecurity, information systems, or a related field. Candidates must also have hands-on experience as a teacher, trainer, or developer in the following areas:
Windows Server 2016 core technologies
Software defined networking
Microsoft Active Directory
Identity management in Microsoft Active Directory
Securing Windows Server 2016 systems
Windows Server Systems Center Configuration Manager
Virtual machine and virtual network definition, deployment, and management via hypervisors
Developing and deploying virtual datacenters, servers, and networks in Microsoft Azure
Azure systems security
Preferred candidates are those who can demonstrate experience in one or more of the following areas:
Applications development in Azure via containers and Docker
Serverless apps in Azure
Cloud systems deployment and migration strategies for testing and applications development
Network and systems performance tuning for cloud hosted systems
Business systems migration to hybrid cloud environments
Current industry-recognized certifications in any of these technology areas are also a plus!