The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Computer User Services Specialist

Hiring department Cr Sys & Synthetic Bio
Monthly salary $1,208+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 20.00 Flexible from 700AM to 600PM
Posting number 13-01-29-01-9381
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

Weekend, evening and holiday work as required.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 2 References is required in order to apply.

Additional Information


To provide support to CSSB's Systems Administrator by assisting with maintenance of computer systems within the Center for Systems and Synthetic Biology.

Essential Functions

Provide tier 1 desktop support for faculty, staff, and students of the CSSB. This includes but is not limited to: system installations and updates, software installation, basic troubleshooting, cataloging software, hardware and manuals, maintaining printers and virtual machine set up. Develop infrastructure improvements for the CSSB desktop computing environment. This includes but is not limited to: automating system and software installs, developing group policies, maintaining CSSB websites.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

60 Undergraduate Semester Hours or Associate's Degree. Three years of experience providing technical support to computer users. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Organized, self-motivated, attentive to details, and willing to learn. Knowledge of Mac OSX and/or Ubuntu. Helpdesk experience. Scripting/programming ability. Experience with Windows Active Directory.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation

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