Unix System Administrator (Providence, RI)
January 18, 2012 8:04 AM

Johnson & Wales University - America's Career University - was founded in 1914. It is a private, non-profit, accredited institution that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, culinary arts, hospitality and technology. With an enrollment of more than 16,000 students, Johnson & Wales is based in Providence, RI, and maintains campuses in North Carolina, Florida and Colorado.

Join the University's IT team! We are looking for a Systems Administrator to work as part of the Information Technology department at the University.

- Designs, implements and supports effective operation of IT systems and responds to client requests and concerns as assigned

Essential Functions & Responsibilities

- Monitors and maintains assigned server(s) and applications and fine tunes system parameters and configuration to optimize performance and ensure security of systems
- Designs and implements system solutions based upon technological or client requirements
- Documents systems per department guidelines
- Manages and acts as a resource for system related projects
- Provides client assistance per assignments from the help desk system, tracking and closing requests per department guidelines
- Develops procedures for routine system administration
- Researches industry best practices to continue to deliver quality products and services to customers
- Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications
- Minimum of a bachelor's degree
- Moderate amount of experience in IT systems administration or in related work

Preferred Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree or greater in an applicable technology services field
- Experience as a Unix System Administrator
- Knowledge of system backup and recovery tools
- Working knowledge of networking and TCP/IP

Additional Requirements:
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Works effectively with others as part of a team

Please apply for this job online at "http://work.jwu.edu" in the "Providence-Information Technology" department (job 2229).

payscale: Depends on experience
job type: full-time
posted by wenestvedt to Systems/Networking

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