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Job ID: 180875

UNIX Systems Administrator
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Mar. 9, 2022
Title UNIX Systems Administrator
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Enterprise Infrastructure Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Other Administrative Categories
  • Information Technology

UB’s UNIX Systems Administrators creatively use leading-edge technologies along with their knowledge of computing and information systems to build and maintain complex enterprise-level services at the University at Buffalo (UB), the #1 public research university in NY and among the top 40 public universities in the nation.

Responsibilities include:
Provide advanced systems support: Support and troubleshoot mission-critical enterprise systems and services including Linux based systems, and ensure system security and compliance with regulations
Design and implement complex systems and infrastructure: Develop mission-critical enterprise systems and services including Linux based systems
Solve complex systems and service problems: Develop unique approaches to complicated problems where diagnostic data is incomplete, absent, or contradictory, and where there may be no precedent or solution
Provide customer support: Fulfill or deny service requests according to departmental policies and negotiate service provisioning with customers, stakeholders, and management
Manage technical projects: Manage projects and provide expert consulting on technical initiatives, facilitate technical discussions among campus IT groups, and proactively assist in budget and service planning
Work as part of a team: Participate in service teams providing support in a 24×7 environment; influence work priorities, technical decisions, and operating procedures at the team or project level

About UBIT:
It is a great time to join UB Information Technology (UBIT)! Our staff are highly skilled and motivated to succeed and have cutting-edge training and technical resources at their disposal. For more information about UBIT visit our website. All the duties & responsibilities listed above continue to occur in a 24×7 environment, therefore, working extended hours, holidays, or varied hours may be required.

Outstanding Benefits:
In addition to professional growth opportunities, UBIT staff have access to benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal, and academic to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About UB
The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s most comprehensive public research university, and an outstanding place to work. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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