Student Hourly System Administrator - 22882BR

Student Hourly System Administrator

Institute Information Sciences
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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Position Overview

Provide computer hardware, software, and network support for the operational needs of the Information and Telecommunication Technology Center (ITTC).
This position will be part of a small technical team of experts, which support over 400 user accounts and 400+ custom Linux and Windows machines in a research environment. This position will report to the ITTC Staff System Administrators.

Job Description

40% Supporting end-users' (i.e. operational staff, graduate students, and faculty) computer and networking needs through the installation and configuration of computer hardware and software
30% Supporting the daily operations of the ITTC computing and networking facilities
20% Assist ongoing research projects with their computing and networking needs
10% Other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Must meet KU minimum enrollment requirements for student employment.
  • During the semester term of the appointment, the KU student hourly must be enrolled in no fewer than 6 credit hours. For summer periods the student hourly must: 1) have been enrolled in no less than 6 hours in the past spring semester or 2) be pre-enrolled in upcoming fall semester in no less than 6 hours or 3) be enrolled in summer session or 4) be admitted to study in the upcoming fall semester. Student Hourlies may be undergraduate or graduate students. (Exceptions granted for GRA/GTA/GA appointments DO NOT apply to Student Hourly appointments)

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Experience with Linux and Windows based operating systems
NOTE: Linux experience is more desirable than Windows
  1. Excellent troubleshooting skills
  2. IP based networking experience (cabling, simple network design, etc.)
  3. Ability to work approximately 10 - 20 hours per week
  4. Plans on working during the summer
  5. Plans on remaining in this position for at least 1 year
  6. Previous experience working with a technical team
  7. Strong oral and written communication skills

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application consists of the online application, cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references.

Contact Information to Applicants

Pam Farr,, 785-864-7354

Advertised Salary Range

$9.00 - $15.00

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Institute Information Sciences
Primary Campus:
University of Kansas Lawrence Campus
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