The University of Maryland School of Dentistry (UMSOD) Office of
Information Technology is seeking a Windows System Administrator.
This position will work independently and as part of a team. The
Systems Administrator is responsible for the installation, support,
and maintenance of server storage systems, and/or operating systems
within the School of Dentistry. Assists in the planning of and
responds to service outages and infrastructure problems. Using the
latest technologies in high-throughput and high-performance
computers and enterprise class storage systems develops
UMB offers a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to
eligible employees. This position receives an annual leave package
starting with 22 accrued vacation days, 14 floating and observed
holidays, 15 sick days, and 3 personal days; comprehensive health
insurance and retirement options; professional learning and
development opportunities; flexible schedules and teleworking
options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents
at any of the University System of Maryland schools.
The University of Maryland, Baltimore was listed as one
of America's Best Large Employers for 2021 by Forbes
Magazine. In the Fall of 2021, UMB
will require all faculty, staff, and students to be vaccinated
against COVID-19. Exemptions for medical or religious reasons will
be processed through Human Resources.
• Perform operating systems administration,
development, installation, maintenance, and upgrades for the school
of Dentistry. This may include installing/restoring data.
• Create and apply operating system policies that
would ensure the security and integrity of operating systems to
increased efficiency for users, applications, operating systems
management, etc. Assist in the evaluation of new technologies and
products. Monitor operations of central computing resources for
• Provide technical support for client
workstations and resolve system and program issues for all
applications utilized by staff, including the upgrade of operating
systems to support new applications.
• Perform upgrades to hardware and software based
on existing operations. Make recommendations for upgrading hardware
and software resources.
• Document day-to-day procedures and protocols
associated with hardware and operating system environments, as well
as review systems in order to monitor and log abnormalities.
Provide documentation to guide operations personnel in the
day-to-day functions associated with hardware and operating systems
• Responsible to consult with applications and
database personnel relative to hardware and operating system
• Perform other related duties as assigned.
Bachelors in computer science, information technology, systems
administration, computer engineering or a related field of
: One (1) year experience with
proficient knowledge of at least one (1) operating systems, such
as: Windows, Mac OS, and (RedHat/Suse/Solaris/AIX/HPUX).
: Prior experience working with Windows
server software, MS Office 365, Virtual server and desktop,
: May consider a combination of directly
related experience and education.
Approximately $70,000 - $80,000,
commensurate with education and experience.
is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion,
national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any
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