Asst Systems/Applications Administrator

University of Northern Iowa   Cedar Falls, IA   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on January 4, 2023
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Asst Systems/Applications Administrator

Remote Eligible Within Iowa – IT-Network & Infrastructure Services

Impact & Responsibilities: Assists Senior Systems/Applications Administrators with installation and configuration of Linux systems, hardware and software supporting UNI systems; installs and configures application software; coordinates implementation and revision of applications and systems; assists with implementing recovery plans and security measures for systems; monitors performance of Linux-based based systems; and provides on-call and off-hours support as needed.

This position will work as a member of two teams within Information Technology with exciting opportunities to work with enterprise systems, applications, and storage. This position is eligible to be performed remotely within the state of Iowa. Employees who elect remote work must comply with the requirements of our remote work policy and agreement.

Required Education: Bachelor's degree in an IT related field; an Associate's degree in an IT related field plus at least three years of IT related experience may be substituted. 

Required Experience: Experience installing LINUX operating systems, proven ability to provide excellent customer service, effectively communicate, and meet deadlines.

Student experience will be considered. 

Preferred: Experience with SQL; familiarity with backup, recovery, utilities, tuning, performance monitoring, and an understanding of data security, integrity, basic networking, configuration management, scripting/programming experience, and consistency.

UNI actively seeks to enhance diversity and is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. The University encourages applications from persons of color, women, individuals living with disabilities, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, disability, ethnicity, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran or military status, or any other basis protected by federal and/or state law.

The University offers an excellent benefits package including a vacation plan, employer sponsored retirement plans, health and dental insurance, and life and disability insurance. Benefits package details can be viewed at Application materials received by Monday, January 16, 2023 will be given first consideration. For more information or to apply, visit Criminal and other relevant background checks required.


University of Northern Iowa

1227 W. 27th Street
Cedar Falls , IA