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System Administrator, Information Resources & Technology

Rowan University
New Jersey, United States
Salary Not Specified
Start date
Nov 17, 2023

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System Administrator

Rowan University is seeking an experienced, adaptable System Administrator to join our Infrastructure Services group. In this position, you will be responsible for developing infrastructure integrations for Rowan University’s Information Resources and Technology division. Reporting to the Director of Enterprise System Administration, you will be a member of the team that supports our cloud environment as well as apply your skills to help support the various IT services offered at the university.

What you get to do :
  • Ensure day-to-day effective systems operations; including patches, upgrades, routine automation, security, troubleshooting, and technical support for all users.
  • Support physical and virtual servers including racking, installing operating systems (ESXi, Windows Linux), and maintenance. Maintenance can include patching, installing software, supporting customers with their systems, and security configurations.
  • Participate in the design, implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of various infrastructure services at the University.
  • Support our AWS and Azure/O365 cloud environments.
  • Analyze infrastructure performance in order to resolve problems or make appropriate recommendations.
  • Create and maintain technical documentation.
  • Rapidly deploy approved fixes in response to newly identified security threats.
We are looking for people who have :
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline or 4 years equivalent work experience.
  • The ability to balance long-term projects and strategic initiatives with short-term emergent requests.
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills.
  • Commitment to customer service.
  • Demonstrated ability to set goals and achieve them.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to support a 24/7 environment.
Nice to have:
  • Certifications related to operating systems (Windows or Linux), server hardware, or enterprise storage systems.
  • Experience supporting VMware and NSX environments.
  • Experience supporting a hybrid Exchange Online environment.
  • Experience supporting an Enterprise server environment.
  • Experience working in a production data center environment.
  • Experience working with and supporting HPE servers and storage.
  • Experience working with cloud platforms (AWS, Azure, GCP).
What we offer:
  • Hybrid work schedule with remote days available.
  • Excellent retirement benefits with 8% employer contribution.
  • 22 days of vacation time allotted annually with the ability to carry over a full year of accrued time.
  • 15 days of sick time allotted annually with unlimited carry over.
  • Excellent Medical and Dental coverage - low contribution, low copay.
  • Tuition benefits available to you, eligible dependants, spouse, and domestic or civil union partners.
  • Wellness incentives and other programs to help support your work-life balance.
  • Housing incentive for Glassboro residents.
  • An inclusive and supportive work environment that values diversity.
  • For a full list of benefits see
  • Rowan University is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diverse people and abilities. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
  • Only completed online applications submitted on or before the posted deadline will be considered.
Advertised: Nov 17 2023 Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: Dec 8 2023 11:55 PM Eastern Standard Time


Rowan University

Since its founding in 1923, Rowan University has evolved from a teacher preparation college to a public research institution ranked among the top 100 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. Today, Rowan University offers bachelor through doctoral degrees and professional certificates in person and online to 22,000 students through its main campus in Glassboro, N.J., its medical school campuses in Camden, Stratford, and Sewell, and on the campuses of partner community colleges. 

Rowan focuses on practical research at the intersection of engineering, medicine, science, and business while ensuring excellence in undergraduate education. The University has earned national recognition for innovation; commitme

Rowan University will become a new model for higher education by being inclusiveagile, and responsive, offering diverse scholarly and creative educational experiences, pathways, environments, and services to meet the needs of all students; maintaining agility by strategically delivering organizational capacity across the institution; and responding to emerging demands and opportunities regionally and nationally.nt to high-quality, affordable education; and the development of public-private partnerships. A Carnegie-classified R2 (high research activity) institution, Rowan is the nation’s third fastest-growing public research university, as reported by The Chronicle of Higher Education. 

As a leading employer in southern New Jersey with over 3,500 employees, Rowan offers comprehensive and competitive employment. 

A dynamic institution in the midst of unprecedented growth, Rowan offers faculty small classes, strong academic programs and ample research and leadership opportunities.

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