Junior Systems Administrator

Job description

Job Title: Junior Systems Administrator
Location: Clayton State University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 226267
About Us

Located 15 miles southeast of downtown Atlanta, Clayton State University offers employees a diverse environment which fosters both professional and personal development. The university is committed to cultivating an environment of engaged, experienced-based learning, enriched by active community service. Clayton State offers multiple Bachelor and Master Degree programs which currently enrolls over 6,900 students in challenging campus and on-line courses.

The campus is situated just 20 minutes from downtown Atlanta on 214 beautiful acres, making access to the metropolitan area a breeze. We’ve been named a Top Workplace in Atlanta by the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for six consecutive years. And we also were named one of 79 higher education institutions across the nation in The Chronicle of Higher Education’s list of 2017 Great Colleges to Work For.

Job Summary

The Junior Systems Administrator in the Technology Infrastructure Department of the Division of Information Technology Services is responsible for assisting with setting up and maintaining Windows, Linux, VMware systems, storage, and associated components. Duties performed in conjunction with Systems Administrators include installing, configuring, and updating hardware and software; establishing and maintaining user accounts; assisting backup and recovery tasks; monitoring and implementing security controls; creating and maintaining documentation; and adhering to organizational policies and procedures.

Responsibilities Collaborating with Systems Administrators

    Develop and document systems administration standard operating procedures.Manage accounts, access, and authentication to systems and equipment.Participate in planning, execution, and validation of data redundancy and backup/recovery systems.Act as tier 3 support, working directly with tier 2 support and end-users.Install, update, and troubleshoot systems and servers.Monitor system hardware availability, functionality, and health.Conduct periodic system maintenance, organization, and cleaning (physical and electronic).Comply with CSU and USG systems administration standard operating procedures.Manage system and server resources including performance, capacity, availability, serviceability, and recoverability.Monitor and maintain system, server, and virtualization environment configurations.Install, implement, configure, and support system components.
Required Qualifications
    Demonstrated progress toward a four-year degree in Computer Science or Information Technology.Minimum of two years experience in a help desk environment with experience troubleshooting and maintaining desktops or laptops and customer service.Experience in Microsoft Windows and/or Linux operating systems.Experience working with Office 365.
Preferred Qualifications
    Bachelors degree in Computer Science or Information Technology, or equivalent experience.Working knowledge of Windows or Linux server operating systems.Knowledge of Office 365 and Active Directory management.Understanding of networking principles, IP theory, and subnetting.Experience managing an enterprise datacenter.Knowledge of storage systems such as NAS or SAN.Virtualization experience.Experience working with command line such as Bash, MacOS Terminal, or Powershell.
Conditions of Employment

Offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background investigation including a criminal background check demonstrating your eligibility for employment with Clayton State University, as determined by Clayton State University in its sole discretion, confirmation of the credentials and employment history reflected in your application materials and, if applicable, a satisfactory credit check. Applicants may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.

Offers are made expressly subject to the applicable federal and state laws, to the statutes, rules and regulations of this institution and to the Bylaws and Policies of the Board of Regents (BOR) of the University System of Georgia (USG), which are available for your inspection upon request.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Clayton State University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to race, color, national or ethnical origin, age, disability, gender, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or veteran status as required by applicable state and federal laws (including Title VI, Title VII, Title IX, Sections 503, and 504, AREA, ADA, E.O. 11246, and Rev. Proc. 75-50). Clayton State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution. For questions or more detailed information regarding this policy please contact the Clayton State University Office of Human Resources at (678) 466-4230. Individuals requiring disability related accommodations for participation in any event or to obtain print materials in an alternative format, please contact the Disability Resource Center at: (678) 466-5445.




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Job No:
Posted: 4/27/2021
Application Due: 7/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time