SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR AND DESKTOP SUPPORT SPECIALIST

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SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR AND DESKTOP SUPPORT SPECIALIST

Job no: 96289-AS
Work type: Staff-Full Time
Department:VET M/ADMIN - GEN COMPUTING
Location: Madison
Categories: Information Systems/Technology

Position Vacancy ID:

96289-AS

Employment Class:

Academic Staff-Renewable

Working Title:

Systems Administrator and Desktop Support Specialist

Official Title:

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

Hiring Department(s):

A870320-SCHOOL OF VET MEDICINE/ADMIN - GEN COMPUTING

FTE:

100%

Anticipated Begin Date:

NOVEMBER 11, 2018

Term:

This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

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

Degree and area of specialization:

Bachelor's degree preferred.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

Minimum Qualifications:
*Minimum 1-3 years of relevant experience in information technology
*Windows Server Administration
*Experience with networking configuration and concepts
*Experience with system security administration
*Experience with virtualization technology (Microsoft, VMware or Citrix)
*Experience with Windows and Apple desktop support
*Excellent communication and customer service skills

Minimum Qualifications:
*A Criminal Background Check is required. (or will be conducted). The successful candidate must pass a background check and be approved by the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services under 42 CFR 73.8
*The ability to obtain and maintain Select Agent clearance (FBI background check, fingerprinting, and annual training) upon/during appointment is required.

Preferred Qualifications:
*Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server platforms including Active Directory, DNS, Hyper-V, and SCCM
*Experience interfacing computers with instruments such as microscopes, plate-readers, scanners, etc.
*Experience working in higher education
*Experience working directly with students, faculty and staff
*Extensive knowledge of multimedia software and tools (video, audio, digital imaging, lecture capture)
*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
*Mobile technology support (Android, IOS, and Windows)

General qualifications for this position include:
*Proven project management skills and experience with seeing projects through from beginning to end
*Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively with people of varied computer skill levels
*Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and to work around daily interruptions
*Strong technical writing and documentation skills
*Ability to meet deadlines
*Ability to learn new technologies quickly

License or Certificate:

Position Summary:

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 it's 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 Systems Administrator and Desktop
Support Specialist has a wide range of responsibilities and duties. This person 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. The Computing Services department offers a unique "walk-in" support
service model, which provides direct 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 opportunities to work with emerging technology.

Additional Information:

Contact:

Tami Flock
[email protected]
608-263-4346
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 be considered, applications must be submitted online. Applicants will be asked to upload a resume and cover letter outlining relevant qualifications and experience.

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.

Applications Open: Oct 9 2018 Central Daylight Time
Applications Close: Nov 6 2018 11:55 PM Central Standard Time

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