SYSTEMS SERVICES ADMINISTRATOR

Location
Texas, United States
Salary
Salary Commensurate with experience
Posted
Feb 02, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Summary/Basic Function:

Job duties include but are not limited to:

  • Reports to the IT Manager
  • Responsible for the installation, configuration and administration of critical college-wide applications and systems
  • Provides a high level of system availability, reliability and security for administrative servers and critical system services processes.  These systems include Microsoft Windows Domain, Microsoft SQL, Microsoft Exchange, Enterprise Application systems, and Enterprise backup and recovery systems
  • Maintains campus communication systems including VOIP phone system & emergency notification systems
  • Works with college personnel to determine technology needs and develop plans for implementation
  • Provides support for events on campus by internal and external clients
  • Work schedule typically 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Mon. – Thur. and 8 -12 noon Fri., (schedule may vary as needed).

Excellent fringe benefits accrue with this full-time position.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Minimum of an Associate's Degree in a computer field from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Minimum one year experience in a similar role or substantial coursework in one or more of the listed preferred technologies or skills
  • Exhibits flexibility in working in a team environment; being a self-starter
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills
  • Possess excellent organizational skills
  • Other qualities, experiences, and skills that enhance one's value to the institution
  • Exceptional employment or educational qualifications may be given special consideration
Desirable Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • Preferred experience with or knowledge of one or more of the following:

    •  Microsoft Windows Server administration,
    • Microsoft SQL system administration,
    • Microsoft Exchange system administration,
    • SAN administration preferably with Dell Equallogic,
    • Server and IO virtualization using VMware technology,
    • Scripting technologies (PowerShell, Perl, PHP and Python),
    • Installing, upgrading and configuring web applications with Microsoft IIS (Internet Information Services) or Apache with a SQL backend database,
    • Data backup and recovery systems,
    • Installing, deploying, and maintaining servers and other hardware in a data center environment,
    • Assist with providing high availability of systems & services during a disaster situation,
    • Experience securing servers from unauthorized access using industry based practices,
    • Experience using command-line tools,
    • Experience with Cisco switches and routers,
    • Experience with configuration of firewalls.
    • Experience with Cisco VOIP phone systems,