We are seeking a talented, creative, dynamic individual to play a key role in Montana State University’s University Information Technology (UIT) department!
The Network/Computer System Administrator is responsible for the administration, monitoring, configuration, and maintenance of Montana State University’s central Linux computing environment and related infrastructure services. This position reports to the Manager of Systems Administration and supports enterprise services to the MSU four-campus environment and the Office of the Commissioner for Higher Education; ensures the reliability, security, and maximum performance of systems in support of teaching, learning, research, and administrative activities. The position may work extended hours as required, and will also be on-call periodically to respond to emergency situations at all hours of the day and night.
Montana State University is located in Bozeman, Montana, an extended community of about 70,000 nestled in the Rocky Mountains in Southwest Montana. In addition to providing access to an extraordinary ecosystem for teaching and research programs, Bozeman is renowned for year-round recreational and cultural opportunities to include access to world class ski areas, multiple blue ribbon trout streams and the Gallatin National Forest. The Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport is served by several major airlines and is the busiest airport in the state.
Named an All American City, Bozeman boasts high-quality medical facilities, a very low crime rate, many fine restaurants, acclaimed public and private schools, a symphony orchestra and choir, an annual opera, and nationally known events such as the Sweet Pea Festival of the Arts held in early August of each year. Bozeman is listed as one of National Geographic's "World's 25 Best Ski Towns." Bizjournals.com ranked Bozeman #2 on the list of American Dreamtowns - small towns that offer the best quality of life without metropolitan hassles. The K-12 educational system, growing reputation of Montana State University, and pristine natural environment of the area combine to make Bozeman one of America's most desirable university towns. Bozeman is located in the beautiful Gallatin Valley, 90 miles north of Yellowstone National Park.
For a complete job announcement and application procedures go to: http://jobs.montana.edu/postings/8176
Montana State University is an AA/ADA/EEO/Vet Pref Employer.