SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR AND SECURITY SPECIALIST

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Sep 16, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 92111-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: VET M/ADMIN - GEN COMPUTING


Location: Madison

Categories: Information Systems/Technology

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 92111-AS

Working Title: Systems Administrator and Security Specialist

Official Title: SR INFORM PROC CONSLT(S44BN) or INFORM PROCESS CONSLT(S44DN) or ASSOC INF PROC CONSLT(S44FN)

Hiring Department: A870320-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN - GEN COMPUTING

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: OCTOBER 08, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $42,167 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications



Degree and Area of Specialization:

Bachelors Degree preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Required: Minimum of 1-3 years of relevant experience in information technology. Experience with server and security administration; networking configuration and concepts; virtualization technology (Microsoft, VMware, or Citrix); and Windows and Apple desktop support.
Knowledge or certification in Information Security.
Excellent communication and customer service skills.
Project Management Skills.

Preferred: Knowledge with typical application components such as web servers, applications servers, database software (Oracle and SQL), middleware and underlying infrastructure devises (WAN and LAN devices, operation systems for server platforms, workstations, and a broad range of applications, host and network security devices).
A solid understanding of application penetration (both manual and automated), and vulnerability scanning and analysis as well as skill in careful, limited live testing in live production environments.
Experience working in higher education,
Experience working directly with students, faculty, and staff.
Knowledge of best practices in educational technology.
Ability to develop and conduct flexible training for people with a wide variety of technical knowledge.
Linux system administration and scripting experience (Perl, Python, or Bro).

General Qualifications:
Proven project managment skills and experience with seeing projects through from beginning to end
Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively with people of vaired comupter skill levels.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and to work around daily interruptions.
Strong technical writing and documentation skills.
Ability to learn new technologies quickly.



Position Summary:

The Systems Administrator and Security Specialist has a wide range of responsibilities and duties. This role is responsible for establishing, implementing and operating secruity standards that align with application, system or campus policies. This position will work under the Director of Computing Services, but is expected to make independent decisions and establish and maintain an effective working relationship with faculty, staff, and students.



Additional Information:

The UW School of Veterinary Medicine (SVM) has earned a reputation as one of the leading schools of veterinary medicine in America. Located in several facilities on and near the scenic University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, the school houses a modern veterinary medical teaching hospital, UW Veterinary Care; high-tech equipment; and high-quality lab and classroom space for teaching and research. Within the school is the Computing Services department, which provides exceptional technology support for the SVM and its satellite offices. The current satellite facilities include Biotron, Charmany Instructional Facility (Mineral Point Road), Influenza Research Institute (IRI in UW Research Park), the IRI Annex, and the Robert P. Hanson Biomedical Sciences Lab.

The computing Services department offers a unique "walk-in" support service model, which provides face-to-face service and support. This position requires great attention to detail and a very high level of customer service. The Computing Services department offers a relaxed working atmosphere and great opportunites to work with emerging technology.



Contact:

Joshua Benish
joshua.benish@wisc.edu
608-262-4629
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position please click on "Apply Online". You will be required to upload a cover letter, current resume, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

The Annual Security and Fire Safety Report contains current campus safety and disciplinary policies, crime statistics for the previous 3 calendar years, and on-campus student housing fire safety policies and fire statistics for the previous 3 calendar years. UW-Madison will provide a paper copy upon request; please contact the University of Wisconsin Police Department.



Advertised: Sep 15 2017 Central Daylight Time


Application Close: Oct 13 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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