Systems Administrator III

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Position Title:Systems Administrator III Job Category:Staff Department:Educational Technology - 6010410 Division:Business & Finance Required Documents:Cover Letter, Resume Position Statement:

Founded in 2005, Georgia Gwinnett College (GGC) is one of 28 institutions within the University System of Georgia. GGC is a premier 21st century liberal arts institution accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Serving nearly 13,000 students, GGC’s innovative practices, caring culture, and extremely affordable tuition are changing the game in higher education and changing the future for students at all levels, of all ages, and from all walks of life. Gwinnett County (pop. 920,000+) is home to a variety of businesses, including organizations involved in health care, education and information technology.

Description:The Office of Educational Technology at Georgia Gwinnett College is seeking a Systems Administrator III to work in the Department of Information Technology Services. This position will assist in the implementation, support server operating systems, and applications for the College. The position will report to the Director of Networking and Infrastructure within the Office of Educational Technology.


    Collaborates with team leads and department directors to ensure server security and connectivityDiagnoses and resolves operating system and application problemsEnsures security, reliability, and integrity of operating systems and applicationsDeploys operating systems and applicationsInstalls and configures server hardware and softwareManages Windows-based enterprise computing systemsManages Linux-based enterprise computing systemsMaintains user accounts, printers, file systems, and other resourcesResponsible for the administration of clusters running virtualization softwareDevelops scripts and other automation to increase departmental efficiency Ensures that all server systems are monitoredResponsible for proactive maintenance via patches and updates to ensure optimum system performance, reliability, and securityResponsible for Active Directory management and Group Policy Objects managementDocuments installations parameters and as-build documentsProvides guidance to junior staff Writes end-user documentationProvides weekend on-call service as either Primary or Secondary support in a scheduled team rotationResponsible for being on-call or available 24 hour/7 days a week via campus provided phonePerforms other related duties as assigned
Minimum and Preferred Qualifications:MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

    Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field 8+ years managing server virtualization technologies like VMWare Server/ESX or Microsoft HyperV/Virtual Server 8+ years managing Backup technologies and strategies8+ years managing more than 50 Windows Server infrastructures3+ years managing project related deployments/rollouts3+ years Project ManagementWorking knowledge of Group Policy design and configurationWorking knowledge of Microsoft server administration and configurationWorking knowledge of Active Directory/LDAP user and group administrationDemonstrated ability to troubleshoot network issues including back bone infrastructure issues

    Knowledge of Backup Solutions: CommVault and Veeam AvailabilityProven record of completing projects with Active Directory, Server Migrations (P2V & V2V), provision virtual serversProject planning, change management and documentation skillsWorking knowledge of Server Monitoring Service (PRTG)Working knowledge with Enterprise Camera Security Monitoring (OnSSI Ocularis)Working knowledge with Blackboard servicesProven problem solving skills in a multiple-vendor environmentDemonstrated ability to work independently and with minimal day-to-day supervision
Position Disclosure:

Due to the volume of applications, applicants may not receive a reply from the College unless an applicant is selected for an interview. Review of applications will continue until positions are filled. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States and proof of eligibility will be contemporaneously required upon acceptance of an employment offer. Any resulting employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation and credit check if applicable to the position, as determined by Georgia Gwinnett College in its sole discretion. Georgia Gwinnett College, a unit of the University System of Georgia, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability or religion. Georgia is an open records state.


Position may require local travel. Ability to lift and carry files and materials. Ability to move from one office to another office on campus. Adequate vision, hearing and manual dexterity to interact with people in person, on the phone and in writing. Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations.

Work Hours:Position may require non-standard work hours (nights and weekends). Position Status:Full-Time FLSA:Exempt




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Posted: 5/22/2019
Application Due: 10/10/2019
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