The System Administrator maintains, upgrades, and supports servers and systems. The System Administrator will perform day-to-day support operations as well as investigate and implement new technologies and solutions. The System Administrator is responsible for ensuring that the servers are backed up appropriately, that the operating systems are appropriately upgraded and patched, and that servers remain robust and reliable.
Statement of Authority
The primary responsibilities of this position directly relate to the academic mission and general business of the College. The exercise of discretion and independent judgment is required. The System Administrator reports to the Director of Instructional Technology.
Horizontal and Outside Relationships
Reports to the Director of Instructional Technology; works closely with Network Administrator and other Information Technology staff in the investigation, selection, maintenance, and deployment of hardware and software technologies; works with and communicates with members of the college community including faculty, staff, and students; works closely with outside vendors and collaborates with colleagues from other institutions.
All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. This position is a full-time, salaried, benefits-eligible position. Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background check. COVID-19 vaccination with booster(s) or approved exemption is required as a condition of employment at Simon’s Rock. Simon’s Rock is an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from candidates of all races, nationalities, sexual orientations, gender identities, abilities, and socioeconomic levels as the values of equity and inclusion are core to our institutional mission. AA/EOE.
To apply: Applicants should send a letter of interest, résumé and contact information for three references to Charlie Derr, Director of Instructional Technology, with “System Administrator” in the subject line (firstname.lastname@example.org). Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. No phone calls, please.