Application Administrator

Pennsylvania State University   •  

University Park, PA

Industry: Education.

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Less than 5 years

Posted 236 days ago

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Description

Outreach Information Technology is seeking a Systems Administrator (Applications) that will be responsible for ensuring the stability, integrity, and efficient operation of the computer information systems that support core business functions primarily focusing on packaged, off-the-shelf, vendor-hosted applications. This position will be administering, managing, maintaining, monitoring, and supporting several applications in the OIT environment. This position’s expertise will prove useful as they serve as a specialized adviser and often the primary implementer for changes, including new requirements, upgrades and testing. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus four years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Candidates should have strong documentation skills and be able to work effectively with business organizations, understanding their needs and showing tact and judgment in developing specialized solutions and analyzing/diagnosing specialized challenges. This position requires excellent communication skills to enable them to facilitate discussions with both the business units and the vendors providing the applications. This appointment requires some after-hours work for emergency support. We seek candidates who are able to demonstrate experience and the ability to advance Outreach’s diversity initiative. This is a fixed-term appointment funded for one year from date of hire with excellent possibility of re-funding.

Job Number:77289