Systems Administrator

Systems Administrator

Title:  Systems Administrator

Department:  Information Technology

Employment Status: Full Time


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

To apply, please direct letters of interest and resumes to:

Frank Cafasso, Chief Information Officer

Wagner College

One Campus Road

Staten Island, NY 10301

or with the subject line "Systems Administrator"

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