The Department of Business Core Systems is currently seeking a Systems Administrator who will perform the following job duties:
Proactively maintain and develop all Linux infrastructure and VM technology for ERP system(s) to maintain a 24x7x365 uptime service
Perform ERP module installations for upgrades and patch and log all technical upgrade steps
Work with Business Systems Analysts, DevOps engineers, database administrators and ERP programming staff in coordinating system-wide updates, fixes, and upgrades
Create and modify scripts or applications to perform tasks
Provide input on ways to improve the stability, security, efficiency, and scalability of the environment
Collaborate with other teams and team members to develop automation strategies and deployment processes
Ensure the performance and reliability of ERP systems
Support integration of changes in test, preproduction, and production environments
Evaluate problems and determine the required course of action
Respond to escalated system problems
Monitor and maintain a comprehensive set of performance metrics for all system features, including maintaining history reports that identify and address reoccurring problems
Create and continually review checklists for standard operating procedures
Prepare documentation for customer support, such as server and client hardware/software configurations
Research and evaluate emerging ERP technologies
Bachelor's degree in IT or Computer Science or other related field and three (3) years relevant technical or business work experience.
Previous working experience as a Linux Administrator
In depth knowledge of Linux: RedHat, CentOS, Debian, etc.
Hands on experience with job automation and management software
Familiarity with VMWare and SAN management and concepts
Working knowledge in Shell, Perl, and/or Python scripting
Solid knowledge of protocols such as DNS, HTTP, LDAP, SMTP and SNMP
Solid interpersonal skills, with ability to work well with people of all levels of information technology expertise and comfort in varied organizational relationships
Experience with PeopleSoft ERP system, Nagios, Zabbix, Puppet, CA Workload Automation, JSCAPE MFT, Oracle or Red Hat Linux, Jenkins Automation Server and Oracle OVM Server, VMWare ESXi with VSphere Hypervisor.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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