Functional Title IT Professional
Position Type Staff
This position's primary purpose is to support core technology infrastructure components and to create a cohesive computing environment that supports the research and instructional functions of the University Libraries, UNCG, and our collaborative partners within the UNC system and community. The position must have knowledge of and experience with LAMP hardware, software, and applications, and must also be aware of technical trends in related systems and infrastructure technologies. Work includes systems design and implementation of virtual servers. This position must install, configure, and maintain systems level operating systems, databases, and software, including modification and testing of virtual server configurations, database schemas, and new and upgraded software packages. This position will work directly with university faculty, library staff, community partners, vendors, and ITS staff. This position should understand the viability of alternative technical solutions and be able to present that information to the client. At times, the position may be required to create multiple test environments for development and testing. This position reports to the ERIT IT Operations Manager, and works within a team of six IT professionals who provide desktop, application, and server support for the University Libraries.
Two years of experience with Linux and Apache.
Experience with PHP and MySQL.
Experience with one or more of the following applications: Islandora or other Fedora-based DAMS, ArchiveSpace, Omeka, CORAL, Drupal, Solr.
Experience with Vmware.
Experience as a server administrator in a complex computing environment with numerous servers and multiple OS's.
Project management experience.
Experience working effectively as part of a team.
Experience working in a library or in an academic environment.
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
Special Instructions to Applicants
Applicants are required to upload a list of references of at least three (3) professional references that includes:
Type of reference (Professional, Supervisor, Colleague, Academic or Personal). One (1) of those references will need to be a current or previous supervisor.
Contact Phone Number
Applications are not successfully submitted until an online confirmation number has been received at the end of the application process.
Recruitment Range $55,000 - $65,000
Org #-Department University Libraries - 11601
Job Open Date 12/07/2017
For Best Consideration Date 12/21/2017
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Type of Appointment Permanent
Number of Months per Year 12
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