Junior Systems Administrator
Junior Systems Administrator
Frostburg State University, Office of Information Technology seeks applications for an exempt full-time Junior Systems Administrator. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes University System of Maryland benefits package.
Responsibilities: Reporting to the Director of IT Infrastructure, the Junior Systems Administrator provides database and systems support for the Administrative Software Systems of the university. The position will provide application security patches/fixes, software and operating systems upgrades, and performance tuning on all servers both on premise and in the cloud. Also, the position works with systems engineers to maintain the data backup systems and ensure off-site storage of backups for disaster recovery and business continuity. This position will ensure compliance with all USM and FSU policy and procedure as well as any audit requirements. Other work-related duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field. Basic understanding of Microsoft Window Server administration, Microsoft SQL, and backup and recovery methods.
Except for qualifications established by law, additional related experience and formal education in which one has gained the knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the work of the job class may be substituted for the education or experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
Training and/or experience with Microsoft SQL, PeopleSoft administration experience.
About the University: A member institution of the University System of Maryland, Frostburg State University is a public, comprehensive, largely residential regional university offering programs in the sciences, education, business, the arts, and humanities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. FSU prides itself on being a dynamic, learning-centered institution that emphasizes teaching with opportunities for professional development and research. More than 5,000 students enroll yearly.
About the Area: FSU is located on a scenic 260-acre campus in the mountains of Western Maryland, a region rich in history, quaint shopping areas and eclectic cafes and food choices. The Western Maryland region is considered to be a four-season outdoor mecca of recreational experiences offering activities such as hiking, mountain biking, water sports, snow skiing/boarding, golfing, climbing, etc. Frostburg offers a family-friendly college town feel with easy access to major cities like Pittsburgh, Washington, DC, and Baltimore. If you are looking for insightful colleagues, energetic students, and a great place to work and call home in a region with unlimited adventure seeking opportunities, FSU is for you!
Frostburg State University (FSU) has made the safety of our students, faculty, staff, and our surrounding community a top priority. As part of that commitment, the University System of Maryland (USM) recently announced that student, faculty, and staff are required to be vaccinated against COVID. As a prospective and/or new employee at FSU, you will be required to comply with FSU’s vaccination protocol. Proof of full vaccination will be required at the time of employment. Prospective or new employees may seek a medical or religious exemption to the vaccination requirement. Employees in the collective bargaining unit are required to follow the agreed upon protocol.
Along with your application, please provide the following: 1) resume; 2) a cover letter specifically addressing the requirements in this advertisement; 3) names and contact information for three professional references.
For assurance of full consideration, please submit materials by October 11, 2021
FSU is proud to be a diverse and inclusive multicultural university.
Frostburg State University welcomes and encourages women, veterans, and minorities to apply and seeks to recruit, and retain a diverse workforce. FSU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Appropriate auxiliary aids and services for qualified individuals with disabilities will be provided upon request. Please notify us in advance. WWW.FROSTBURG.EDU