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Linux Server Administrator Analyst

Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
$66,000/yr, adjustable
March 20, 2023


With more prevalence of open-source technology & collaboration among public forums to resolve issues there is no wonder people with Linux skills are hot commodities! Joining our Infrastructure team will allow you to take the skills you have & build on them for your future. Being part of a team that tackles it all, is where this position lives & breathes to keep a top university seamlessly functioning. With this position you are not just another IT person called in at a moment’s notice to fix things when broken. With us you have opportunities for professional growth, vendor relations, customer service, project launches & security maintenance just to name a few. I don’t know who you are yet but I know what you want. What you have is a very particular set of skills, skills that make you a dream for people like us. If you don’t apply, I will look for you & I will find you!

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Summary of Responsibilities

Installs, configures, and maintains the server infrastructure and enterprise applications for the University and assist with troubleshooting and resolving technical issues in the server environment.

Essential Functions

Performs daily server administration tasks and participates in a 24/7 on-call support rotation.

Monitors, analyzes, and resolves problems associated with the server infrastructure.

Provides 2nd/3rd level customer support to identify, explain, and resolve technical issues relating to the server infrastructure.

Follows established security protocols and practices to ensure the security of the server infrastructure.

Performs research into new technologies or methods to improve the functionality and/or efficiency for the server infrastructure.

Assists with performance tuning and configuring high availability in the server infrastructure.

Coaches, trains, or mentors less experienced staff members.

Minimum Education

High school diploma or equivalent by hire date.

Minimum Experience

Two (2) years of experience in desktop or computer administration. Every 60 hours of college coursework can be substituted for one (1) year of experience, not to exceed two (2) years of experience. Two (2) years of experience in server administration, Linux or Windows as appropriate for position.