The Systems Administrator IV, under direction, provides technical leadership and oversight for the deployment and delivery of enterprise-wide system administration projects or services. Deploy and manage servers/systems ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and security controls.
Deploy and manage servers/systems ensuring compliance with applicable regulations and security controls.
Work with stakeholders across campus to accommodate their server/compute needs. Establishes standards for server administration based on regulatory requirements, standards and input from stakeholders.
Oversees routine audits of systems and software.
Establishes protocols and processes for problem management and support.
Continuously monitors effectiveness of established processes and protocols. Establishes standards for the development of large server hardware and software purchases.
Establishes the standards and processes used to document server support methods, procedures, and configuration.
Establishes enterprise level standards for the implementation of new technology deployments and system integration testing.
Establishes procedures for compliance with enterprise and state information security regulations.
Oversees and coordinates the development of disaster recovery plans. Oversees process for the evaluation of new technologies.
Makes technical recommendations to executive leadership.
Collaborates with project leaders and executive staff to develop work plan and time schedules for projects including outlining phases, identifying personnel, and computing equipment requirements.
Perform system administration and maintenance tasks including, vulnerability Management, management of software maintenance/updates (Windows, Office, etc.), management of virus protection and end point protection, and user administration responsibilities.
Other duties as assigned
Required Education and Experience:
Bachelor?s degree in applicable field.
Eight years of related experience.
Job Posting Close Date:
Open Until Filled
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Knowledge of IT architecture, application of systems theory, advanced negotiation skills, enterprise-level operations, multi-team leadership and coordination, advanced project management, sourcing, advanced vendor relations, advanced business acumen, change management, and knowledge of the IT industry.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Excellent written communication, analytical, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Please attach all required documents listed below in the attachment box labeled as either “Resume/CV or Resume/Cover Letter” on the application. Multiple attachments may be included in the “Resume/CV” or Resume/Cover Letter” attachment box. Any additional attachments provided outside of the required documents listed below are considered optional.
·Resume or Curriculum Vitae
Application Submission Guidelines:
All applicants are required to apply via our Career Site on or before the closing date indicated on the job posting. Applicant inquiries received via email and websites such as Indeed, HigherEdJobs, etc. will not be considered unless the individual has applied to the available position via the PVAMU Career site.
The required documents listed in the above Required Attachments section must be attached to the application prior to the job closing date indicated to ensure full consideration for the application submitted. Please contact the Office of Human Resource on or before the closing date indicated above at 936-261-1730 or [email protected] should you need assistance with the online application process.
Background Check Requirements:
Internal Number: R-026693
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