Systems Administrator, Sr. - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under general direction, is responsible for the system and OS level administration functions for the University server systems to include Identity Management System, IDM SQL databases, NetWare Operating Systems, eDirectory, and NetWare/ZEN systems, HP unix servers and EHR servers; is responsible for Server OS and hardware administration for multiple hardware platforms including monitoring and management of password portal system, VMWARE administration, and LDAP upkeep and administration; assists in Design, Engineering and Administer Novell based infrastructure; assists in design of all active directory infrastructures; may act as team lead for area manager, assists in time sheet and general team management for systems administrators; coordinates staff management and professional development activities.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of principals and practices as related to server virtualization
Knowledge of the principles, practices, and techniques used in administering complex Edir, Edirectory and AD environments
Knowledge of server OS and server systems analysis
Knowledge of IDM SQL databases
Project coordination skills
Analytical and problem solving skills
Leadership and organizational development skills
Speaking, listening, writing, and interpersonal skills
Ability to exercise sound judgment
Ability to work successfully in a team-oriented environment
Commitment to service
Collaborative and cooperative approach to work
Attention to detail

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree with master’s preferred; supplemented with five (5) years of related work experience.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Ensures the proper installation, configuration and management of complex backup environments for all SLU information technology services (ITS) systems; provides technical input into ITS strategic roadmaps for ITS servers and systems.

Installs and configures Windows, Linux, Novell servers and server software in clustered, highly-available environments; installs patches and upgrades to server hardware, firmware, and/or software; installs, configures, and manages new server implementations.

Configures systems to optimize systems performance, backup and restore operations, and to maximize cost-effective utilization of resources; manages scalability, availability, and performance of 300+ infrastructure related servers.

Develops documentation and processes for systems integration testing, load/stress testing, and user acceptance testing and ensures the proper execution of these tests.

Installs upgrades to applications software such as web servers, patching systems, Symantec Antivirus, and other enterprise applications; collaborates on installation/upgrades/updates to OS.

May supervise systems administrator, including time sheets and general team management; performs other duties and special projects as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Information Technology Services
  • Systems Administrator, Sr.
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Network/System Administration
  • Database Administration
  • Other IT
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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