Systems Administrator

Southeastern Louisiana University   Hammond, LA   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on August 29, 2022
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Southeastern Louisiana University's Office of Technology invites applications for the position of Systems Administrator. This position has a wide variety of complex, highly diverse responsibilities. Because of the critical nature that server systems play in the functioning of the University, several of the functions/responsibilities of this position are shared with other Client Connectivity personnel in order to provide backup. These shared functions include, but are not limited to, maintaining, monitoring, and troubleshooting large systems such as Active Directory, virtual server and desktop infrastructure, Linux and Windows Servers, IT security, performance and availability issues, and related activities.
This position also supports the helpdesk and is customer oriented.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's degree from an accredited university

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Experience with cloud-based email systems
Participation in technology-related communities

DESIRED KNOWLEDGE, ABILITIES AND SKILLS
Comprehensive knowledge of Windows Server/Desktop Operating Systems.
Effective knowledge of relational databases (Microsoft SQL, MySQL)
Knowledge of TCP/IP, SMTP and other Internet protocols
Working knowledge of Linux server administration
Working knowledge of scripting languages (Powershell and Python)
Working knowledge of Microsoft's Active Directory
Working knowledge of cyber threats, security best practices
Effective time management
Ability to work under deadlines
Ability to plan and scale environments to meet use cases
Robust problem-solving skills
Professional ethics
Passion, drive, and enthusiasm

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS
Cover Letter
Resume/Vita
Copies of Transcripts (official transcripts will be required if hired)
Names and contact information for 3 references