Marist College invites applications for two full-time Linux System Administrator to join the Marist IT team. This system administrator will assure the operational integrity and connectivity of servers, and deploying integrated solutions to solve customer needs and requests. S/he will prepare, install, test and maintain servers including Windows and Linux on all platforms, and assist in the support of AIX and other forms of UNIX. S/he will develop and maintain applications, backup/recovery, and disaster recovery procedures. More information about the Marist Department of Information Technology can be found at http://www.marist.edu/it/
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline and minimum two to three years of experience in server administration is strongly preferred. Course work, related experience, and/or demonstrated ability will be considered in lieu of a degree. A minimum of three years of experience in troubleshooting hardware and software problems, and knowledge of and experience with networks and networking devices are preferred. Candidates must have a thorough understanding of Windows and Linux Server operating systems. Knowledge of C, C++, REXX, Perl, PHP and Java programming languages desired.
Located on the river in the historic Hudson River Valley and at its Florence, Italy branch campus, Marist College is a comprehensive, independent institution grounded in the liberal arts. Its mission is to “help students develop the intellect, character, and skills required for enlightened, ethical, and productive lives in the global community of the 21st century.” Marist is consistently recognized for excellence in various publications including The Princeton Review's “Colleges That Create Futures” and The Best 381 Colleges, U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges (9th in Best Regional University/North), and Kiplinger's Best College Values. Though now independent, Marist remains committed to the ideals handed down from its founders, the Marist Brothers: excellence in education, a sense of community, and a commitment to service. Marist educates approximately 4,900 traditional-age undergraduate students and 1,400 adult and graduate students in 47 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs, including fully online MBA, MPA, MS, and MA degrees.
Marist College is strongly committed to the principle of diversity and is especially interested in receiving applications from members of ethnic and racial minority groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and persons from other under-represented groups.