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System Administrator

The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville, TN

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INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY ADMINISTRATOR/ANALYST 3                                  Position 20019121 – MR13


The University of Tennessee’s Office of Information Technology (OIT) seeks to hire a Microsoft Windows administrator.


This position works with various organizations within OIT to support Microsoft technologies.  Advanced Microsoft Windows systems administration experience is necessary to perform the duties assigned to this position.  The candidate will install, configure, maintain and perform testing of Microsoft operating systems, related utilities, applications, and hardware.  The candidate is responsible for troubleshooting server-based hardware, operating system, and software problems.  Monitors systems activities and initiates configuration changes to optimize performance.  Performs system analysis to ensure best practices for security and service.  Develops procedures for routine administration, including design, patching, deploying software, implementing changes, security plans, and Microsoft Windows server configuration tuning.



    Microsoft Windows Server environment.Active Directory, Group Policy Management, and Azure Active Directory.Microsoft 365.VMware.DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, SNMP, SMTP, Routing, Switching, Firewall, and other networking technologies.License servers for varied applications.Managing print servers.Backups and disaster recovery.Application installation and troubleshooting. Direct customer interaction.Defining solution requirements for service level agreements (SLA).Installing, supporting, and troubleshooting third-party applications with customers


    Bachelor’s degree or eight years of equivalent experience in information technology working as a systems administrator.  Additionally, the successful candidate must have a minimum of five years of experience concentrated in Microsoft Windows system administration.



    Advanced experience with Microsoft Windows administration.Advanced experience with Active Directory and Group Policy management.Advanced PowerShell scripting skills.Advanced understanding of networking concepts, including DNS, DHCP, and TCP/IP protocol.Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate, both written and orally.Excellent organizational and planning skills.Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with attention to detail and accuracy.


    Experience with Fortinet networking equipment.Experience with Microsoft Endpoint Manager.Experience with Hyland OnBase.

An applicant must submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to be considered for this position.

Job: Information Technology Professional
Primary Location: US-Tennessee-knoxville
Organization: Vc Info Infrastructure # Oit General
Schedule: Full-time
Job Posting: Jun 9, 2022, 7:16:33 PM


Working at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Founded in 1794, the University of Tennessee is one of the nation’s oldest and most storied public universities. Based in Knoxville, Tennessee’s flagship land-grant institution includes the statewide Institute of Agriculture and the Space Institute in Tullahoma. The university embodies excellence in teaching, discovery, scholarship, research, creative activity, outreach, and engagement. Known as the Volunteers, we lead with a spirit of selflessness, empathy, and courage, and strive to be champions for diversity, equity, and inclusion

UT Knoxville is a Research 1 university with 11 academic colleges and more than 900 programs of study. With an enrollment of more than 30,000 students, our academic programs are repeatedly ranked top in their class. The university co-manages Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the country’s most prominent national lab, driving innovation in advanced manufacturing and materials, national security, and more. We are closely connected with our communities through outreach and extension efforts across Tennessee and through partnerships with non-profits, corporations, and industries—regionally, nationally, and around the globe.

The city of Knoxville is nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. The modern, thriving community is surrounded by gorgeous lakes and hundreds of miles of walking, hiking, and biking trails. Situated along the banks of the Tennessee River, our beautiful features an eclectic music scene, internationally recognized festivals, unique restaurants, and a robust offering of diverse cultural activities. Knoxville is located within a day’s drive of Atlanta, Nashville, Asheville, Charlotte, Louisville, Cincinnati, Memphis, Chicago, and Washington D.C.

Knoxville and the surrounding counties have a population of more than 850,000 people. The region houses many leading corporations and organizations, including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Pilot/Flying J, the Tennessee Valley Authority, and Regal Cinemas, along with HGTV, Food Network, and other networks owned by Discovery Inc.

As a member of the UT family, you will be surrounded by top-notch faculty, staff, and students from around the world. You will be part of a diverse campus community that is passionate about changing the world and cheering for the Vols on game day.

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