IT Technician III
IT Technician III
IT Technician III
College of Arts and Sciences
Advertised Minimum Salary
Advertised Salary Range
Location of Vacancy
Hours per week
Standard working schedule: 8:30am – 5:00pm
Must be willing to work a flexible schedule to meet the needs of the department.
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state's flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 "Best Colleges" according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state's educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.
Advertised Job Summary
Responsible for all aspects involving the technological needs of the Departments of Mathematics, the Department of Statistics, and the Interdisciplinary Mathematics Institute (IMI). This includes, but is not limited to, systems support for diverse sets of computing hardware and software resources required to accomplish the educational, service, research, and scientific computing missions of the Departments, including servers, workstations, desktops, laptops, tablets, computer peripherals, etc.; applications management; design, acquisition, and maintenance of systems for faculty and staff; diagnosis and resolution of problems involving the operating systems and any peripheral devices of the campus network and college servers.
Oversee equipment procurement process. Coordinate with UTS, the College of Arts and Sciences, and other campus departments regarding user support, network operations, infrastructure, security, software licensing, and campus-wide standards and guidelines. Responsible for departmental web design and maintenance and for coordinating with UTS and the College on implementing new web technology.
Provide assistance to the departments' faculty and staff to ensure compliance with federal, state, and University policies and procedures.Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions)
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology Systems or related field and 2 years related work experience or high school diploma and 6 years related work experience; or equivalencyPreferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in computer science or related field and four years of experience in Windows, Linux, and Mac systems support, modification and maintenance, software design and development testing and debugging, or support of mainframe database management systems; or equivalent. Master's degree could substitute for two years of experience. Prefer expertise in Mac OS, Unix, and OS/X operating systems. Basic knowledge of MPI, OpenMP and CUDA; also Apache, Tomcat, MySQLi, PHP, XML, and HTML knowledge for web servers.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities
Linux and Windows 2003/2008 systems administration essential. Perl, shell script, JAVA, Python, C programming language knowledge essential. Ability to support TeX/LaTeX, Maple, MATLAB, and statistical packages such as R and SAS. Unix Solaris knowledge needed for Scantron. Ability to establish good working relationships with users, vendors, and University IT staff. Ability to work under pressure.
Posting Detail Information
Number of Vacancies Desired Start Date If Research Grant/Time Limited, give end date Job Open Date 02/23/2018 Job Close Date Open Until Filled Yes Special Instructions to Applicant
Positions are advertised for a minimum of five (5) business days on our job website. After five (5) business days, positions can be closed at the discretion of the department at any time. This position is open until filled. This employment site is updated on a regular basis. The length of the recruitment and screening process may vary from position to position, depending upon a variety of factors. Should review of your qualifications result in a decision to pursue your candidacy, you will be contacted by phone or email.Quicklink for Posting http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/27085 EEO Statement
The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.
Hazardous weather category Non-Essential Safety Sensitive or Security Sensitive No
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Do you have at least a Bachelor's degree in Information Technology Systems or related field and 2 years related work experience or high school diploma and 6 years related work experience; or equivalency?
Do you have at least four years of experience in Windows, Linux, and Mac systems support, modification and maintenance, software design and development testing and debugging, or support of mainframe database management systems; or equivalent? If so, please describe your experience.
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