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Job ID: 205217

Systems Engineer – Middle Tier Administrator
Auburn University

Date Posted Feb. 8, 2023
Title Systems Engineer – Middle Tier Administrator
University Auburn University
Auburn, AL, United States
Department Office of Information Technology
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Information Technology
The Auburn University Office of Information Technology (OIT) is seeking applicants for a Systems Engineer in the Enterprise Systems Group. This position reports to the Manager of the Enterprise Systems Middle Tier Group. This position will be responsible for the support of various enterprise software packages by utilizing best practices for all assigned systems, troubleshooting, and problem resolution, assisting in the planning and execution of software patch or upgrade cycles, and being willing to take on new tasks and responsibilities as needed. In addition, this position will work closely with IT personnel and end-users from different disciplines and backgrounds. After-hours and on-call responsibilities should be expected.

Working onsite is a requirement of the job. May work up to 2 days hybrid remote in local area with supervisor’s approval.

The ideal candidate applies systems thinking, possesses superior interpersonal and communication skills, is self-motivated, and is a life-long learner.

7 Reasons You’ll Love Being a Systems Engineer at AUBURN:
  • Work/life balance is a priority! No travel is required.
  • Careers in Higher Education are reliably stable.
  • Competitive retirement plan and benefits.
  • Generous leave (including two weeks off during the holidays!)
  • Paid parental leave.
  • Tuition assistance for yourself and dependents.
  • Being a part of the life-changing work and research our students, faculty, and staff perform.
Auburn was named by Forbes Magazine as one of the state of Alabama’s best employers, with employees staying an average of ten years! Learn more about Auburn’s impact, generous employee benefits, and thriving community by visiting

It’s a Lifestyle: The Auburn/Opelika area is a page right out of Southern Living magazine with an idyllic small-town feel, perfecting a unique balance between a close-knit community and driving consistent growth and development. Paralleling the exponential growth of Auburn University, the Auburn/Opelika area boasts services and amenities that cater to any interest. We’re proud of our top school systems, city services, award-winning restaurants, and the infectious spirit of life in a college town. You can find us nestled halfway between the beach and the mountains in a lower-cost-of-living area, two hours outside of Atlanta or Birmingham. If you’re new to Auburn, we’d love to introduce you. If you’re already acquainted with Auburn, we’ll keep it simple: it’s time to come home!

Our Commitment: Auburn University is committed to a diverse and inclusive campus environment. Visit to learn more about our commitment to expanding equity and inclusion for all.

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