Must be authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis for any employer.
Under general supervision, this person will provide technical leadership to and share administrative control and responsibility for a team responsible for business critical systems and services for various academic and administrative departments at The University of Texas at Austin.
The primary function of this position is to provide technical and project leadership to teams which document, plan, and execute maintenance and changes for business-critical systems. Changes are motivated by reconciling the data collected through the other essential functions of this position. Audit hardware, operating system, application, and service logs or consoles. Audit equipment loads and software performance. Manage security, firewall, anti-malware, and backup systems to maintain appropriate data confidentiality, integrity, and availability. Maintain and share knowledge of current technologies including software versions and hardware revisions. Maintain and share knowledge of emerging technologies, vulnerabilities, attack vectors, and countermeasures. Prepare and maintain system documentation including disaster recovery materials, licenses, warranties, contracts, inventories, life cycle plans, project plans and customer road maps. Ensure compliance with policies and configuration guidelines. Communicate with customers and colleagues through phone calls, voice mail, email, presentations, and publications. Advise customers on business processes, systems, and planning in the near-term and long-term, as indicated.
Other related functions as assigned.
Provides technical and project leadership in one or more functional teams within the same area and training to junior staff. Assumes responsibility to lead multiple staff in resolution complex issues. Relies on experience and proficiency to plan and accomplish goals. Ability to learn university system. Systems administration training and experience administering Windows servers. Three or more years of professional experience administering Windows servers. Must be able to independently troubleshoot Windows, and network problems. Must write documentation for a technical audience describing problem, solution, and work efforts in various scenarios. Demonstrated experience in leading different technical projects. Excellent customer focus and interpersonal skills. Implements solutions to problems of diverse scope in specific areas, including data analysis to identify root cause and contributing factors. Demonstrates independent and correct judgment to perform all actions within job function. Assists in the development and implementation of standard operating procedures. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.
One or more years of professional experience Linux Server installation and administration.
May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Work performed on concurrent multiple projects under pressure of rigid deadlines or time limitations. May require occasional extended work hours or on-call obligations.