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Systems Programmer Analyst

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

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Position Type:

Permanent Staff (EHRA NF)


SCE - IT-215300

Working Title:

Systems Programmer Analyst

Appointment Type:

EHRA Non-Faculty

Position Posting Category:

Information Technology

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Full-Time Permanent

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Position Summary:

The Division of Finance and Operations (F&O) is responsible for financial planning, budgeting, and management; treasury and risk management; general accounting; facilities planning and construction; purchasing and stores; auxiliary services; campus utilities; transportation and parking; real estate; trademarks and licensing; and the Service Center of Excellence (SCE).
This position is a member of the F&O IT technical support team, which supports both F&O and certain core units of the Division of Institutional Integrity and Risk Management (IIRM). This position’s ongoing job responsibilities are involved in system administration and application support for applications that support numerous campus enterprises.
The primary function of this position is to provide technical support to design, maintain, and troubleshoot hardware, software, and applications supporting F&O and IIRM customers. The position is responsible for ensuring that division technology assets are maintained, monitored, and optimized to deliver a stable and secure computing environment. In addition to supporting the technical architecture, this position routinely collaborates with customers, technicians, vendors, and administrators to ensure that quality customer service is maintained.
This position is important due to its role in both systems administration (supporting F&O technology architecture and application portfolio) and in web application development.
Primary duties include: (1) Support: Provides technical knowledge and support across a variety of technical environments, development platforms, and applications. Installs and configures server software, including operating systems, databases, and applications as directed. Tunes and optimizes configurations to maintain satisfactory level of performance. (2) Development/Programming: Maintains existing and contributes to the development of new web applications using ASP.NET and SQL Server. (3) Security: Maintains physical and virtual F&O servers at the most currently feasible revision level and patch level. Assists in the development of F&O hosted server configurations including group policy management, firewall management, troubleshooting, etc. (4) Project Management: Consults with administrators and staff to help improve administrative process to identify means for developing solutions using existing technologies or through exploration of potential of new technologies. Makes recommendations based on feedback regarding the needs of the user community for available technologies or technical solutions. (5) Quality Control and Reporting: Ensures configurations and settings are consistent with established standards. Identifies and corrects performance issues.

Educational Requirements:

Master’s and 1-2 years of experience or Bachelor’s degree and 2-4 years of experience; or will accept a combination of related education and experience in substitution.

Prefer degrees in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems or related area.

Qualifications and Experience:

Technical Knowledge: Ability to perform installation, configuration, and maintenance of systems software (inclusive of operating systems and other system level/middleware components) and application software as directed.

Technical Solution Development: Knowledge of standards and procedures for automated operations and storage management methodologies to prevent operational problems.

Technical Support: Understands issues related to system problems and takes action to prevent future occurrences. Ability to resolve routine/non-routine problems. Ability to communicate technical issues to non-technical customers.

Preferred Qualifications: Three years of demonstrated experience with Microsoft Active Directory in a medium to large scale environment, Microsoft desktop and server operating systems.

Demonstrated knowledge of DNS, DHCP, VLANs, and firewall rules, Group Policy implementation and management; Microsoft SCCM, including update services and application/package deployment; experience with programming languages, including C#, Powershell scripting, and Javascript; SQL Server database tables and queries, web application development, and investigation and solving system related programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer :

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.


The nation’s first public university is at the heart of what’s next, preparing a diverse student body to become creators, explorers, innovators and leaders in North Carolina and throughout the world. Carolina’s nationally recognized, innovative teaching, campus-wide spirit of inquiry and dedication to public service continue the legacy that began in 1795 when the University first opened its doors to students.

Here, in one of America's most beautiful college settings, we offer exceptional careers in richly diverse fields. Come explore what UNC-Chapel Hill has to offer you.

Undergraduate Enrollment: 19,117

Graduate/Professional Enrollment: 10,894

Total Student Enrollment: 30,011

Founded: 1789, as the first state university in the United States

Type of Institution: Public, four-year

Undergraduate Admission: 15,961

Graduate/Professional Enrollment: 10,039

Total Student Enrollment: 26,000

Faculty: 3,000

Percentage of faculty who hold Ph.D.s or the highest degrees in their field: 94 percent

Faculty/student ratio: 1/14

Location: UNC is located in the heart of Chapel Hill, the best college town in America! It's a friendly town of about 40,000 in the geographical center of North Carolina. Chapel Hill is at the western point of the Research Triangle, an area of about one million people, comprised of Chapel Hill, the cities of Durham and Raleigh, and the Research Triangle Park, home of many corporate offices and scientific research centers. Carolina is about 30 miles from the state capital, Raleigh, and 20 minutes from Raleigh-Durham International Airport.

Chapel Hill's main street, Franklin Street, borders the campus and offers shops, coffee houses, cafés, movie theaters and houses of worship. The town has a historic district, museum, library, parks, malls, and many recreational facilities.

Origins of Carolina's students: 82 percent of UNC's freshmen are from North Carolina and 18 percent are from out-of-state. Our students come from 42 different states and our international students represent 37 countries.

Size of freshman class: Approximately 3,400

Class size: Barely five percent of undergraduate classes contain more than 100 students; two-thirds of undergraduate classes have fewer than 30 students. Forty-one percent have fewer than 20 students, including First Year Seminars, in which first-year students work closely with professors.

Sports and athletic programs: UNC is an NCAA Division I school with 28 varsity teams. Carolina is the proud home of the Dean Smith Center, Kenan Stadium, Carmichael Auditorium, Koury Natatorium, and many other fine athletic facilities. Students join more than 60 intramural and club sports, which include baseball, bowling, crew, golf, lacrosse, rock climbing, rugby, tae kwon do, and ultimate frisbee. The Student Recreation Center offers weight training, aerobics, stair machines, and all the equipment you would expect to find at a great health club! Carolina offers a newly renovated outdoor pool and indoor pools, a golf course, tennis courts, and the longest zipline in America!

Number of residence halls: Incoming undergraduates will live in one of Carolina's 29 residence halls, which are wired for Internet access and cable television.

Scholarships and financial aid: About 40 percent of UNC-Chapel Hill students receive scholarships and/or some form of financial aid.

Special research institutes: Institute for Research in Social Science, Institute of Outdoor Drama, Morehead Planetarium, Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise, Institute of Government, Institute of African American Research.

Career services: On-campus counseling, job fairs, résumé writing service, internships, placement services.

Technological facilities: Students find multiple uses for Carolina's state-of-the-art technological resources. They can access Carolina's computer services through Academic Technology and Networks, which manages academic computing, e-mail, microcomputing labs, interactive media presentation, video and classroom support, and a help desk. The MetaLab oversees the development of SunSITE, one of the world's busiest digital library and electronic publishing projects.

Students may open e-mail accounts, and many use campus computer resources to construct personal Web pages. Students in residence halls have hardwired network connections to the Internet and cable television in their rooms. At the ATN Training center, students may take classes on software packages and utilities. Computer labs are available for student use all over campus.

Carolina Computing Initiative: Beginning with the freshman class of 2000, undergraduates must purchase laptop computers. The University has arranged for IBM to offer computers at excellent prices. Students, faculty, and staff will enjoy cost savings, higher quality compatible equipment, and better technical support through CCI.

The Study Abroad program allows students to live and learn in Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific Rim, Africa, and the Americas.

The Honors Program offers special seminars, research programs, and the chance to design your own independent studies.

Carolina students spend time in public service through student organizations, the Campus Y, the Carolina Center for Public Service, and courses that incorporate community service.

UNC's chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, a national collegiate honor society, is the oldest in North Carolina, dating from 1904. There are many other honorary societies at Carolina.

UNC offers ROTC programs in all branches of national military service.

Through the First Year Seminars program, first year students will understand what it means to study at a premier research university. They will learn from faculty members and share in their research in seminars of no more than 20 students.

Life outside the classroom: More than 370 clubs, teams, and student organizations offer something for everyone! You can choose from among musical and dramatic performing groups, publications, ethnic and religious clubs, the Campus Y and other service organizations, fraternities and sororities, and pre- professional organizations. Whatever your interests, you will find others at Carolina who share them!

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