Systems/Database Administrator

Employer
University of Florida
Location
Florida, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Oct 14, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology, Technology Administration/Other, Chief Technology & Information Officers
Employment Type
Full Time


Classification Title:

Systems Admin/Programmer IV

Job Description:

UF Information Technology (UFIT) is currently seeking a professional level Systems/Database Administrator to join Infrastructure and Communication Technology (ICT), a unit within UFIT.

Employment with UFIT provides an excellent opportunity to work with other employees dedicated and focused on understanding and interpreting the technological needs of the University of Florida’s innovative and inspirational community.

Infrastructure and Communications Technology (ICT) provides shared IT Infrastructure to meet the needs of the University of Florida. ICT aims to consolidate and standardize IT Infrastructure. ICT also replaces, retires, and keeps the campus IT infrastructure and communication services current to optimize and maximize all IT provided services.

Some key responsibilities and characteristics of this position are:
  • System administration - Linux/Windows
  • Database administration
  • Infrastructure Deployments/Configuration
About UF Information Technology

The UF Information Technology division is comprised of seven departments reporting to the Vice President & Chief Information Officer. The departments reporting directly to the VP & CIO are: Academic Technology, Research Computing, Infrastructure & Communication Technology, Enterprise Systems, Information Security Office, and the UFIT Business Center. With established governance advisory committees and a set of well-defined, transparent processes aiding decision-making, UFIT strives to provide exceptional IT services in support of UF’s mission. For more information about UFIT and its goals and governance, visit: http://www.it.ufl.edu/vp-cio-office/strategic-plan/ .

Learn more about UFIT at https://it.ufl.edu/ and @GoGatorsUFIT.

About the University of Florida

UF is one of the nation’s top-5 universities and a dynamic and rewarding place to work. The University seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of its commitment to serve a diverse global community. Plus, UF is in Gainesville, one of Florida’s most livable cities. Known for its natural attractions (wetlands, forests, springs, wildlife) and cultural offerings (music, theater, visual arts, and historic districts), the area also is gaining a reputation as a thriving hub for high-tech start-ups, as well as invention and research collaborations. We are excited about what’s happening here and know you will want to be a part of it.

UF Information Technology is committed to attracting, hiring, and retaining a diverse workforce and values diversity of thoughts, background, and experience. Achieving a top-5 public university ranking means we make it a priority to employ and work with people with different backgrounds, cultures, abilities, and ethnicities to discover new ways to leverage technology for teaching, learning, research, and the business needs of a comprehensive land-grant institution. We welcome applications from individuals who would bring additional dimensions to the university’s vision and mission.

Expected Salary:

$90,000 – $95,000; commensurate based on education and experience. In addition, the University of Florida offers a very competitive benefits package. https://benefits.hr.ufl.edu/

Minimum Requirements:

Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and four years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and eight years of relevant experience. Appropriate college coursework may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

The ideal candidate will possess the following education, experience, and skills:
  • System administration - Linux/Windows environments (VM deployment and Bare-metal)
  • Database administration (architecture, installation, configuration, security, upgrades, backup/recovery, monitoring, tuning, troubleshooting) in one or more of these technologies: MS-SQL, MySQL, and Oracle
  • Infrastructure Deployments/Configuration using tools such as Vcenter, Puppet, CFEngine, Ansible, Chef, Terraform, etc.
  • Designing and developing quality technical solutions.
  • Communicating professionally using email, telephone, in-person, and virtual meetings (as required)
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Applicants are required to submit with their application:
  • Cover Letter
  • Resume or CV
  • Professional References (Minimum of 3)
Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. of the posting end date.

This position has been reposted. Previous applicants are still under consideration and need not reapply.

Health Assessment Required: No

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