Systems Administrator

Job description

Job ID: 44127

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular


Northwest Regional Data Center


Responsible for day-to-day administration and oversight of all Windows, Linux operating systems and software. Manages communications and connection solutions at the server level. Participates in an after-hours support and/or team on- call rotation in support of a 24x7 data center.

Provides troubleshooting and develops appropriate technical solutions to hardware and software problems on servers. Analyzes performance.

Recommend, schedule and perform software and hardware improvements, upgrades, patches, and reconfigurations. Mitigate, identify, troubleshoot and resolve hardware and software issues.

Configure, deploy and maintain enterprise server hardware and operating systems. Ensures integrity and security of enterprise data on systems.

Provide support and consultation to other members of the Open Systems support team and other duties as necessary.

Participates in approved professional development opportunities per NWRDC's policy. Professional development and training is defined as learning undertaken by the employee to maintain and advance their skills, knowledge and competencies, specifically as they relate and add value to the job and workplace


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, or other appropriate degree and two years of experience or a combination of appropriate post high school education and experience equal to six years.

The ideal candidate will have current experience with, and demonstrate a strong understanding of, System/ Network administration functions in Windows Server 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016 and Linux environments including Active Directory, DNS, GPOs, E-mail (MS Exchange), hardening and troubleshooting.

Experience with currently supported versions of Windows Server - 2008R2, 2012R2, 2016

Experience with email applications, specifically MS Exchange or Office365 mail

Experience with Active Directory

Experience working within multiple customer environments


Knowledge of, and recent experience with Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS)

Knowledge of, and recent experience with Microsoft Exchange and/or Office365 in both standalone and/or hybrid environments.

Knowledge of, and recent experience with Domain Name Services (DNS)

Knowledge of, and recent experience with Veritas Enterprise Vault

Pay Plan

This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.


If not otherwise specified, schedule is M-F, 8-5.

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check, to include fingerprinting. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

How To Apply

If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service.

Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume.

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Posted: 9/7/2018
Application Due: 9/20/2018
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