Computer System Administrator

The Commonwealth of Virginia

  • Fredericksburg, VA
  • $57,750-62,750 per year
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
Working Title Computer System Administrator
Role Title Info Technology Specialist II - 39112
Job Open Date 09/24/2019
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Is this position funded in whole or in part by the American Recovery & Reinvestment Act (Stimulus Package)? No
Hiring Range $57,750 - $62,750 + State BenefitsState Pay Practices apply
Agency Germanna Community College (297)
Agency Website
Location Fredericksburg - 630
Sublocation Locust Grove
Position Number 00027
Job Posting Number 1057970
Type of Recruitment General Public - G
Does this position have telework options? No
Bilingual/Multilingual Skill Requirement/Preference No
Job Type Full-Time (Salaried)
Job Type Detail Full-Time Salaried - Non-Faculty- FTS-1
Pay Band 05
Job Description

Germanna Community College is a public, open access institution of higher education in the Virginia Community College System with a Fredericksburg Area Campus in Spotsylvania, a Locust Grove Campus, and several centers. As a comprehensive community college, the College provides quality, accessible, and affordable educational opportunities for the residents of the City of Fredericksburg and the counties of Caroline, Culpeper, King George, Madison, Orange, Spotsylvania, and Stafford. The College is a dynamic learning organization that serves as a regional leader and preferred partner where quality learning experiences enable students to participate effectively in the social, economic, political, intellectual, and cultural life of their communities.

Germanna Community College is seeking to fill the position of Information Technology Specialist II, Computer System Administrator. This position administers and manages the college IT computer servers including the on premise and cloud hosted environments. The successful candidate will be responsible for the on-premise server hardware, software, server room, power, UPS, cooling, and monitoring necessary to support a reliable, secure and available computing environment. In addition the incumbent will also be responsible for all server operating system and application patching, upgrades, updates, and replacements in accordance with VCCS and COV security policies, standards and guidelines. These responsibilities extend to college servers located at all college campuses/sites, and servers hosted in public and/or private clouds.

Salary range: $57,750. – 62,750. plus state benefits. State pay practices apply.

Application Instructions: To be considered for this position in the first review applicants MUST submit the following documents via online before October 15, 2019:
  • Resume /CV
  • Completed Commonwealth of Virginia Application For Employment
  • Cover letter
E-Verify Notice: After accepting employment, new hires are required to complete an I-9 form and present documentation of their identity and eligibility to work in the United States. Effective June 1, 2011, agencies in the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Executive Branch will use the E-Verify system to confirm identity and work authorization.

Germanna Community College is committed to the principle of equal opportunity. The college does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, political affiliation, veteran status, or otherwise qualified persons with disabilities. Inquiries concerning EEO issues or the Affirmative Action Policy should be addressed to the college's Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Officer.

An EEO/AA Employer
Minimum Qualifications
  • Associates degree in Information Systems or related field, or equivalent training and work experience
  • A+ and MCSA certification or equivalent training and work experience
  • Considerable experience with Dell PowerEdge Servers
  • Considerable experience installing, managing, securing and patching Microsoft Windows Server
  • Considerable experience with Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policies
  • Considerable experience with PowerShell
  • Considerable experience with VMware vSphere
  • Knowledge of datacenter and server room management
  • Knowledge of Incident response practices
  • Knowledge of remote access tools and VPN
  • Knowledge of Dell KACE or similar IT ticketing systems
  • Knowledge of server installation, rack, cabling and KVM
  • Working knowledge of change management practices
Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related field.
  • MCSE or equivalent certification
Special Requirements

Any offer of employment will be contingent upon an acceptable background investigation and reference check.
Special Instructions to Applicants

ALL applications must be submitted via the Germanna Community College online recruitement system.

Name Liz Hunziker
Phone 540-423-9056

Germanna Community College
Locust Grove Campus
P.O. Box 1430
Locust Grove, VA 22508-2102

The Commonwealth of Virginia