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Systems Administrator

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Newberry Library
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Chicago, IL
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Published 19 days ago

SUMMARY: Reporting to the Director of Information Technology, the Systems Administrator has primary responsibility for all servers and assists in maintaining the Newberry Library’s IT infrastructure.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Set up and maintain Newberry on-premises security and camera servers;

·        Administer Office 365 email and services;

·        Support enterprise-level computer applications;

·        Create and manage Microsoft Access/SQL databases;

·        Research and implement new applications and IT services;

·        Work with vendors and contractors on IT infrastructure projects;

·        Support technology users as needed;

·        Maintain switches, cabling, Wi-Fi server and access points;

·        Manage firewall and VPN policies;

·        Complete all other tasks or activities needed for the achievement of departmental goals.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

·        Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in an IT or related field;

·        Minimum of five years of experience working in an IT support environment;

·        Experience with Windows 2012/16 server technology;

·        Strong knowledge of Windows 10;

·        Familiarity with Mac OS and Linux OS;

·        Working knowledge of Microsoft Office 2016/19 applications; experience with Office 365;

·        Working knowledge of networking and VLAN configuration;

·        Experience with Blackbaud applications preferred;

·        Quick thinking and a willingness to learn;

·        Professional attitude and strong communication skills;

·        Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a wide range of staff;

·        Initiative to create and/or manage tasks and projects in a timely fashion.

 

SCHEDULE: This is a full-time, exempt position, working 35 hours per week, with normal hours generally from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday through Friday. Incumbent may work evening and weekend hours, as needed.


The Newberry’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion is essential to our mission: providing free and open access to a collection spanning more than six centuries; building and sustaining communities of learning; advancing and disseminating knowledge; and acquiring and preserving materials that represent a range of perspectives and experiences—including those that historically have been underappreciated, marginalized, or silenced. As a civic institution that values the free exchange of ideas, it is the Newberry’s duty to ensure that attention to diversity, equity, and inclusion informs all that we do, internally and externally. This is an urgent priority for the staff and board of trustees as we shape our institution and outreach. 

SUMMARY: Reporting to the Director of Information Technology, the Systems Administrator has primary responsibility for all servers and assists in maintaining the Newberry Library’s IT infrastructure.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

·        Set up and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Salary

USD 65,000 - USD 75,000

Benefits

The Newberry offers a comprehensive benefits package including a variety of health, dental, and vision insurances; generous paid time off (vacation time, sick leave, personal days, and paid holidays); a 403(b) retirement plan with an employer match; employer-provided basic life insurance; and much more.

The Newberry offers a comprehensive benefits package including a variety of health, dental, and vision insurances; generous paid time off (vacation time, sick leave, personal days…

Location

On-site
60 W. Walton St., Chicago, IL 60610, United States

How to Apply

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to jobs@newberry.org. Applications sent without both items will not be considered. Please, no phone calls.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter and resume to jobs@newberry.org. Applications sent without both items will not be considered. Please, no phone calls.

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