Provide infrastructure and system administration services to the central Enterprise Technology & Services organization supporting the teaching, learning, research, and outreach needs of the schools of the University System of New Hampshire. This role will be part of a team to manage our VMware environment, including associated storage systems, and will also contribute to the deployment and management of Linux-based servers. Key responsibilities include monitoring daily operations, configuration and updating the VMware infrastructure, and using centralized tools to set up and manage Linux platform servers to support various application needs. Coordinate and collaborate with the applications management team on their needs for the underlying server systems. Stay current with advancements in virtualization and infrastructure technologies including latest releases, be aware of/track issues, and monitor/participate in user communities. Contribute to planning and implementation of strategies to transition infrastructure services to various cloud-based platforms. Follow technology management, cybersecurity, and IT service best practices. Participate in other IT-related project work as assigned.
Bachelorâs degree and six years of experience in information technology field, Associateâs and eight years, or combination of education and experience equal to ten years.
Experience managing VMware-based infrastructure
Experience with central server and configuration deployment and management technologies
Knowledge of scripting languages such as Unix shell script (Bash), Python, and/or PowerShell
Good working knowledge of modern switched, TCP/IP networks
Internal Number: PS2544FY22
About University of New Hampshire (UNH)
The University of New Hampshire is an R1 Carnegie classification research institution providing comprehensive, high-quality undergraduate and graduate programs of distinction. UNH is located in Durham on a 188-acre campus, 60 miles north of Boston and 8 miles from the Atlantic coast, and is convenient to New Hampshire's lakes and mountains. There is a student enrollment of 13,000 students, with a full-time faculty of over 600, offering 90 undergraduate and more than 70 graduate programs. The University actively promotes a dynamic learning environment in which qualified individuals of differing perspectives, life experiences, and cultural backgrounds pursue academic goals with mutual respect and shared inquiry.