Sep 22, 2019
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's degree and two years of related work experience OR a comparable combination of education, training, and experience. Minimum of one year of GNU/Linux (Debian) system administration experience, including working knowledge in setup, maintenance, and security of systems.Experience with programming or scripting languages such as bash, python, perl, or similar.Experience working both independently and collaboratively in teams. PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:Experience with, or knowledge of, one or more of the following:Common configuration management tools such as PuppetVirtualization infrastructure such as VMwareNetworking concepts, protocols, and servicesAbility to work with and build consensus with people from diverse cultures and backgrounds.Experience working with a change management process.Interest in learning and applying new technologies. We Offer:University paid contribution (10% of your salary) to your retirement account - vested immediately.22 paid vacation days per year, in addition to sick leave and 11 paid holidays.Reduced tuition opportunities covering 75% - 100% of eligible tuition.Excellent and affordable health care benefits.Wellness program with opportunity to earn lower health care rates.Free disability insurance.Annual merit increase program. About the JobJob Responsibilities Percent of Job GNU/Linux System Administration 50%Monitor, maintain, and upgrade unix serversProvide documentation and training for central system servicesProvide primary support for GNU/Linux printing serviceServe as backup support for system securityProvide backup support for server management utilitiesOther special system services Programming 20%Provide special projects as requestedProvide systems programming support Customer Interaction 10%Handle Tier 2 / 3 service requestsSupport faculty / staff Member of Systems Team 10%Participate in team activitiesProvide general technical support and perform other work-related duties as assignedPromote a non-discriminatory environment Staff Development 10%Staff meetingProfessional development activities such as training, conferences, and continued education Keep current with University of Minnesota policies and guidelines *The employer retains the right to change or assign other duties to this position.* How To Apply This is a 100%, 12 month P&A position. Actual salary commensurate with experience. Anticipated start date is November 18, 2019. Applications will be accepted until September 30, 2019. Complete applications must include: Cover letter addressing the qualifications.Current Curriculum Vitae or Resume Application Instructions: Applications must be submitted online. To apply for this position, go to and search for job opening 332768. Click on the job title to view the job details and application instructions. The cover letter and CV/resume will be attached during the application process. First submit the application and then return to the "My Activities" page to attach the additional documents. Any offer of employment contingent upon successful completion of a background check, a degree verification and employment verification. The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Smoking, chewing tobacco and the use of electronic cigarettes prohibited on all UMD property, including indoor facilities, campus grounds and University vehicles. If you have started receiving retirement annuity payments from the Minnesota State Retirement System (MSRS) or Public Employees Retirement Association (PERA) your eligibility for this position may be impacted. Please contact UM Benefits at 1- for any eligibility limitations. DiversityThe University recognizes and values the importance of diversity and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds.The University of Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn more about diversity at the U: Check InformationAny offer of employment is contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.
Univeristy of Minnesota Duluth Duluth, MN, USA Full-time