Systems Administrator I

College of the Mainland
Texas, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Sep 6, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Professional Fields, Vocational & Technical Fields, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology, Technology Administration/Other, Chief Technology & Information Officers
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Details

Position Information

Posting Number AS268P Position Title Systems Administrator I Contract Length 12 months Class Summary
The Systems Administrator I is responsible for the installation, support, maintenance, modification, security, and upgrade of College of the Mainland’s hosted applications, servers, and infrastructure systems, including virtual machine environment, cloud, email, active directory, server operating systems, and datacenter technologies such as backup systems, data recovery, and more. Candidates Eligible to Apply Internal/External Position Type Exempt Staff Employment Status Full Time Position Funding Type Regular

Posting Detail Information

Minimum Education/Training/Experience
Associate Degree in Information Technology or related field and two (2) years of professional network and systems administration experience; or an equivalent combination of education, industry certifications, and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Experience with Windows Server 2012+, Active Directory, and Group Policy is required. Preferred Education/Training/Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology or related field and four (4) years of professional network and systems administration experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job such as those listed above.

Experience with virtual machine and hosting infrastructure technologies (VMWare), enterprise level cloud and on-prem backup solutions (Dell), Cloud infrastructure technologies (Microsoft 365/Office 365), SAN administration, Linux knowledge is preferred. Industry certifications such as Microsoft, VMWare, and CompTIA are preferred.

Minimum Knowledge & Skills
- Windows Server, Active Directory and Group Policy
- Virtualization concepts
- Cloud environment concepts
- Security best practices
- Basic TCP /IP networking concepts Preferred Knowledge & Skills
- Virtualization infrastructure management (VMWare)
- Cloud infrastructure management and security (Office 365, Microsoft 365, Azure)
- Datacenter backup system installation, maintenance, and support. (Dell)
- Domain controllers, file share management, print management, DHCP, DNS, SQL
- Data loss prevention
- TAC 202 security compliance
- Mobile Device Management experience ( JAMF Pro, Microsoft Endpoint Manager)
- Industry certifications such as CompTIA, Microsoft, and VMWare Licensing/Certification Requirements
none Job Duties
- Install, deploy, upgrade, and maintain server operating systems
- Support and maintain enterprise grade datacenter technologies, computing, and storage infrastructure, such as backup systems, virtual machines, Storage Area Networks ( SAN ), and redundant systems
- Cloud infrastructure administration and management
- Maintain a secure cloud and server environment by monitoring security logs and dashboards, analyzing systems security, researching best practices, and making recommendations to implement changes
- Active directory and group policy management
- Maintain a document repository of inventory and operating procedures
- Troubleshoot, resolve, and document support requests submitted via work order management system
- Interact with internal ITS personnel and various College departments and divisions to design and implement campus wide technology related projects
Report, respond and document cyber security incidents Physical Requirements
Positions in this class typically require fingering, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.

Sedentary Work: Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or a negligible amount of force
frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or other wise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally and all other sedentary criteria are met. Minimum Salary Range $52,559 Mid Point Salary Range . Maximum Salary Range $65,699 Posting Open Date 09/06/2022 Posting Close Date Posting Will Be Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Please NOTE : All applications must contain complete job histories, which include job title, dates of employment (month/year), name of employer, supervisors name and phone numbers and a description of duties performed. If this information is not submitted, your application may be considered incomplete. Applications with “See attached” or “See resume” will not be accepted in lieu of a complete application. Omission of data can be the basis for disqualification; you may state “unknown” for any incomplete fields. A scanned copy of unofficial transcript(s) must be attached to the online application.

EEO Statement

College of the Mainland is an affirmative action/equal opportunity institution and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, disability or veteran status.

College of the Mainland does not discriminate on the basis of disability in the recruitment and admission of students, the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of its programs and activities, as specified by federal laws and regulations within Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and 1992.

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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is the highest level of education attained?
    • GED
    • High School Diploma
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • PHD
  2. * How many years of experience do you have in this type of position?
    • 0-1
    • 1-3
    • 3-5
    • 5-7
    • 7+
  3. * Do you have any IT industry certifications? If so, please provide a list of certifications.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply
Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Transcripts (1 of 3)
Optional Documents
  1. Additional Transcripts (2 of 3)
  2. Additional Transcripts (3 of 3)
  3. Licensure/Certification

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