Information Technologist I

Location
United States, North America
Posted
Jun 07, 2014
Administrative Jobs
Technology, IT Support & Training

Position Information

Posting Number: 9548

Internal Posting Date: 05-28-2014

Internal Closing Date: 06-03-2014

External Closing Date: 06-15-2014

Review of Applications begins on:

Job Title: Information Technologist I

Position Title/Rank: Backup Administrator

Multiple Position Numbers

Multiple Position Numbers

Major Administrative Unit/College: Infrastructure Planning and Facilities

Primary Department: 40000460 IT SERVICES INFRASTRUCTURE SUPPORT

Position Employee Group: Professionals-AP

Appointment Basis:

Appointment Status:

Employment %: 100

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time

Work Hours: Variable

Varied Work Hours (if applicable): Work hours are typically 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; with availability for support and maintenance during off hours.

Project Tech/Flexible Appointment/Off-Date Information (if applicable):

Faculty: Salary Range
Support Staff: Pay Minimum
Salary Negotiable

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

Pay Grade Level: 12

Position Summary: Will design, document, administer, and operate a complex backup infrastructure; configures and installs backup agents on both Linux and Windows environments for IT Services managed systems; will configure and maintain a backup Storage Area Network; will work in a highly dynamic team environment; independently plans or leads projects of moderate size (such as 2-3 team members), complexity, and duration; will troubleshoot and support customer issues. Duties associated with this position involve working on a video display terminal 75 percent of the time and walking, some lifting and carrying, bending, stooping, pushing, and pulling to work with and move computer equipment; available for support and maintenance during off hours.

Faculty: Minimum Qualifications
Support Staff: Minimum Requirements
Knowledge equivalent to that which normally would be acquired by completing a bachelor's degree in computer science, information systems, business, or related information technology field, with coursework in an information technology specialization related to the areas of employment; one year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in an information technology area related to the duties to be performed; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Typing Requirements (wpm):

Desired Qualifications: Familiarity with the Commvault software suite or equivalent enterprise backup solutions ; experience with tape libraries and equivalent tape technologies; experience with system firewalls such as Windows Firewall, IPTables, and Shorewall; familiar with common networking protocols, firewall configuration, and troubleshooting with excellent deductive skills; familiar with storage protocols such as CIFS, NFS, iSCSI, FC, etc. to connect to shared storage; able to identify and implement processes based on ITIL best practices; able to understand and accept the need to support a 24/7 data center; excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to work independently and with a team to accomplish complex tasks.

Summary of Health Risks and Physical Demands (if applicable):

Required Applicant Documents: Resume/CV

Optional Applicant Documents: Cover Letter
Other Document
Other Document 2
Other Document 3
Work/Writing Sample

Number of Reference Letters Required: No letters required

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Department Website Address: https://itservices.msu.edu/

Name/Title/Email Address of Search Committee Chair:

If flex, dates of annual flex leave:

If flexible appointment, indicate end date of annual flex leave:

If flex, number of months worked per year

Union Affiliation UnionPI78839537