Texas A&M University Systems Administrator in Texarkana, Texas
Position Title Systems Administrator
Posting Title Systems Administrator
System Member Institution/Agency TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY (TAMU)
Department BIOCHEMISTRY & BIOPHYSICS / 02-130005
Posting Number O00019FY17
Salary commensurate with experience
Pay Basis Monthly
Job Close Date
Geographic Location College Station
Budget Type Budgeted/Benefits - Full-Time
Is this position restricted by the Patriot Act? No
Is this position D.O.T. regulated? No
EEO AA Statement
The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Position Summary Information
Monitoring, installation, and troubleshooting of scientific software on Linux, MSwindows, OS and X installations and maintenance
Major/Essential Duties of Job
Troubleshoot scientific software problems on linux, MSwindows, OS, and X installations. Install scientific software. Resolve other problems as needed. Troubleshoot web-based job submission and queueing system. Set up new computers, some including virtual machines, and integrate with existing systems. Supervise disk space for large quantities of changing data. Monitor system status and security. Maintain documentation for use of the scientific software. Set up personal laptops for dual boot with linux, and install scientific software. as time is available. Implement system management improvements.
Other duties as assigned.
Required Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or any equivalent combination of training and experience. One year of experience may substitute for one year of education. Two years of systems administration experience.
Preferred Education and Experience
Bachelor’s of higher in science, especially biochemistry or chemistry related. Six years of experience and at least three years of unix system administration experience.
Required Licenses, Certifications, or Registrations
Preferred Licenses, Certifications, or Registrations
Required Special Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills
Must be able to work in a collaborative team environment. Must have initiative. Must be able to communicate and explain well.
Preferred Special Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills
Other Requirements or Other Factors
Preferred Other Requirements or Other Factors