Systems Administrator, Lead #605357

Northern Arizona University
Arizona, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Apr 29, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Systems Administrator, Lead is responsible for administering The Pathogen and Microbiome Institute's (PMI) server environment and associated services in a 7x24 environment. They will be responsible for maintaining PMI's critical Microsoft and Linux services, and maintaining compliance with required Federal Select Agent Program regulations. Under direct supervision, primary responsibilities of this position include:

Install and maintain server hardware.
Install, configure, and maintain Microsoft Windows and/or Red Hat Linux Server operating systems in stand-alone, virtualized, and cloud environments.
Maintain high level of reliability, availability, system security, and integrity on all systems.
Document software, hardware and account configurations.
Provide technical support to ITS staff and other departments as needed.
Conform to all incident, problem, and change management policies.
Provide routine maintenance of Windows and Linux operating system and layered products.
Install service packs, new products and apply maintenance and fixes to products.
Write scripts as needed to assist in automation of administrative tasks.
Participate in 7x24 on-call schedule to provide support for servers/services.
Must be able to respond to emergencies by being on-site within 30 minutes under normal circumstances.
Other duties as assigned.


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field or equivalent education and experience totaling 5-7 years of relevant experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience installing, configuring, and maintaining Windows and/or Linux Server operating systems.
Hyper-V standalone and highly available administration is desirable.
Familiarity with log aggregation technologies.
Experience working in a 7x24 on-call environment is desirable.
Experience/working knowledge of Microsoft technologies: SCCM, SharePoint, Active Directory, Exchange, Office 365.


How to Apply

To apply for this position, please click on the "Apply" button on this page. You must submit your application by clicking on the "Submit" button by midnight of the application deadline. If you need assistance completing your application there are instructions available on the Human Resources website or in person in the Human Resources Department located in Building 91 on the NAU Campus - on the corner of Beaver and DuPont Streets.

If you are an individual with a disability and need reasonable accommodation to participate in the hiring process please contact the Office of Equity and Access at: 928-523-3312/TDD - 928-523-1006 or PO Box 4083, Flagstaff AZ 86011.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Northern Arizona University is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. NAU is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.

EEO is the Law Poster and Supplements

NAU is an Employer of National Service. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other National Service alumni are encouraged to apply.