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Systems Admin/Programmer III


This position is responsible for medium to advanced level systems administration.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Is responsible for the tracking of service requests.
  • Is responsible for the implementation and support of Tier 2 requests including an after-hour and weekend rotation.
  • Provides direction to Tier 1 and 2 support.
  • Performs maintenance and installation of a variety of hardware and software systems including web, application, and database servers.
  • Formulates and implements monitoring systems procedures and work plans.
  • Is responsible for the preparation and modification of technical and capacity documentation.
  • Is responsible for ensuring the performance and reliability of multiple systems.
  • May develop business continuity practices for IT systems.
  • May perform capacity analysis, monitor and control use of IT resources.
  • May develop enterprise hardware and virtualization standards.
  • May develop infrastructure to support database and warehousing designs, or overall data architecture.
  • May manage and maintain production and non-production databases.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in an appropriate area and two years of relevant experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent and six years of experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Licensure and Certification



Responsible for the leadership of small/medium sized projects and the direction of project efforts of 1-2 people.


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