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Davidson College seeks a Systems Engineer
Location: Davidson, NC
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The Position:
As part of a converged Infrastructure team, the Systems Engineer works together with the other network and system administrators to support the College’s IT infrastructure -- including servers, storage/virtualization, middleware, disaster recovery/backup services, network, and security elements. The Systems Engineer is specifically responsible for installation, monitoring, maintenance, upgrade, and support of the campus systems infrastructure, including server/storage infrastructure (production and failover VM environments and storage arrays), backup systems and processes, and server builds/maintenance on Linux and Windows. This position is responsible for providing system/application administration for certain campus services, middleware tiers (including load balancing and web servers), and other infrastructure.

The Systems Engineer will architect and lead the Infrastructure team’s use of public cloud services such as Azure and AWS, including leveraging APIs and similar capabilities to improve provisioning, deployment, and maintenance of servers across on-premises and cloud tiers. The position will also serve as the lead administrator for Linux and will maintain Davidson’s Ansible and Satellite infrastructure services for automated build of Linux and Windows servers, and for patching Linux systems.

As a member of the T&I team, the Systems Engineer is expected to uphold the department’s mission to “drive digital transformation that advances Davidson’s primary purpose” and contribute positively to a culture of collaboration, transparency, empathy, innovation, and accountability within T&I.

To Apply:
Confidential review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled; parties who apply by September 8, 2019 will be given first consideration. Please submit your resume and cover letter outlining your interest in and suitability for this position.

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Stephanie Fowler
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Direct: 530-677--9945

Davidson College believes the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, Davidson seeks to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origins.


Institution: Davidson College
This is a full time position

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