Assistant Director of UNIX Systems Administration.211
|Closing Date: Open Until Filled|
|FLSA Status: Exempt|
|Job Status: Non-Classified|
|FT/PT Status: Full-Time|
|Work Location: Office of Information Technology|
|Work Hours: 8:15 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.|
West Virginia University Office of Information Technology is seeking an Assistant Director of UNIX Systems Administration. Reporting to the Director of Enterprise Infrastructure and Technical Services, this position provides high-level technical leadership, project oversight, administrative and strategic vision for various campus-wide services and application environments provided by the Systems team within a decentralized University setting. This position works very closely with the OIT Data Center Coordinator to provide and ensure smooth operation and security of the OIT/IS Data Centers and the systems housed in those Data Centers – these include the majority of the University’s mission-critical and sensitive data systems such as MAP, ROADS, STAR, IDEAS, eCampus, etc. Any failures of these systems and/or compromises of the data managed by these systems could severely damage the ability of this university to function as a viable institution of higher learning.
A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. A Master’s Degree is preferred. Applicants should have 6-8 years of overall information technology experience, 5 years of UNIX/Linux systems administration experience and 4 years of information systems management experience.
This position requires the following:
West Virginia University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.