Systems Administrator - Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin Tennessee

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Volunteer State Community College

Gallatin, Tennessee 37066

United States

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Volunteer State Community College
Systems Administrator

Position Type: Professional/Administrative   Department: Information Technology  

Job Summary: Provide support for all servers, networks and related devices and application needs to ensure college computer users will be able to complete their work in a timely and efficient manner. Travel to off-campus locations is required.

Minimum Job Requirements:

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or a related field and Solaris administration experience is preferred. High school diploma or GED and three years experience directly involved with systems installation, modification and maintenance with associated experience in the backing up of critical data in a mechanized tape library environment is required.

  • Experience should be in a variety of operating systems including Unix, Windows, and Linux. 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft applications, anti-virus/anti-spam applications. Citrix XenApp, Citrix XenDesktop and Hyper-V experience preferred.
  • Experience with EMC or other major storage arrays.
  •  Experience with LANs and WANs. Ability to diagnose computer related problems by utilizing industry best practices troubleshooting techniques, technical manuals, diagnostic information and analytical skills.
  • Skills in installation, setup, maintenance, and trouble resolution within a Windows, and Linux based network environments.
  • Experience with the application, implementation of data communications hardware/software, network configuration/operations, system planning and analysis methods.
  • Knowledge of on-line editors. Knowledge of various protocols used in a college network such as TCP/IP, DHCP, SFTP, and SMTP.
  • Ability to work in a team environment as well as independently. Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skill.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Evaluate, review, recommend, plan, design, implement, install, monitor, maintain and/or troubleshoot: hardware, software, Microsoft Exchange and other email server applications, services, disk capacities, server/system configurations, server based anti-virus/anti-spam systems.
  • Recommend and/or implement procedures and policies regarding system integrity, security issues and improved department efficiency and service.
  • Implementation and maintenance of operating systems, database packages, compilers and other layered product computer applications including but not limited to: Windows, Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle, Microsoft Active Directory environments, Citrix XenDesktop, Citrix XenAPP, Red Hat Enterprise Linux server environments, LDAP, WINS, DNS, DHCP, Web/application server environments, Microsoft IIS, Apache Server, Apache Tomcat, HTML, Java, and Java Script.
  • Responsible for collecting and maintaining system and network performance data; system back-up; restore procedures including disaster prevention and recovery procedures.
  • Recommend new systems or upgrades of current systems; write equipment specifications for purchase of hardware/software; facilitate proper disposal of hardware/software as necessary. 
  • The objectives and duties listed are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed.  

Posting Date: 01-11-2013  
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Salary Range: $43,184 - $53,979 annual salary depending on experience
Employment Type: Regular/Full Time   Standard Work Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm  

Special Instructions to Applicants: For more information and to apply go to our web site: Required Applicant Documents: Cover Letter Resume/Curriculum Vitae   Initial Review of Applications: 02-11-2013 Applicants may be subject to Background


Keyword Phrases

  • Systems Administrator
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: At least 3 years
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: $43,184 - $53,979
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume