Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator

Title: Systems Administrator

Department:  Information Technology

Employment Status:  Permanent Full Time

FLSA Status:   Exempt

Organizational Relationship: Reporting to Interim Director of Infrastructure and Systems

Job Purpose:  Provide support and maintenance for College servers and systems. Assist Help Desk in resolving system-related issues.


Essential Functions: 

  • Upgrade and configure system software in support of the academic and business model of the college
  • Apply OS and security patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrade administrative tools and utilities. Configure / add new services as necessary.
  • Upgrade and configure system software that supports the academic and business model of the college
  • Help maintain operational, configuration, or other procedures.
  • Create and maintain scripts in multiple scripting languages to help administer essential servers/services
  • Adhere to project management protocol
  • Liaison with security and application development group to meet server side and computer security requirements
  • Liaison with Help Desk to troubleshoot system issues and outages
  • Supporting other enterprise applications as required

Supervisory Responsibilities: As assigned

Nothing in this job description restricts Management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


Work Experience: 2-4 yrs system administration experience

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering preferred

Computer Skills: PC and MAC (server and workstation), shell scripting, SCCM, JAMF preferred

SALARY: Commensurate with qualifications and experience

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references via email to:

Frank Cafasso,  Chief Information Officer  with the subject line "Systems Administrator"

No phone calls please. The review of applications will begin immediately.

Wagner College is an Equal Opportunity Employer