The McIntire School of Commerce is looking for a talented individual to serve as an Enterprise Systems Engineer. This individual will administer and design School systems to include secure access, data safety and integrity, and disaster recovery. The engineer will maintain networked servers and cloud-based platforms, provisioning secure access and integration with other School systems. When necessary, the engineer will troubleshoot networks, systems, and applications to correct operational failures. The engineer will coordinate with other McIntire IT or UVA Information Technology Services (ITS) personnel as needed to troubleshoot issues.
The engineer will work closely with faculty to provide support for their research computing and storage needs on UVA internal systems, Microsoft Azure, Amazon Web Services, and other platforms. When requested, the engineer will provide cost estimates to faculty on the use of these platforms. The engineer will work with ITS and third-parties to ensure that these services are available and accessible to appropriate faculty, and will grant access to outside parties where appropriate and required.
The engineer will work closely with McIntire Help Desk staff to troubleshoot end user issues on common platforms such as Microsoft Office365, Active Directory, Kaltura, Zoom, and others. The ideal candidate will have experience working directly with end users.
The University of Virginia is one of the highest-ranked public universities in the United States, and the McIntire School of Commerce (www.commerce.virginia.edu) awards a Bachelor of Science in Commerce, and Master of Science degrees in the Management of Information Technology, Business Analytics, Commerce, Accounting, and Global Commerce. McIntire is recognized for excellence and innovation in undergraduate and graduate business education and scholarship. The McIntire School is dedicated to educating and inspiring students to become visionary leaders who shape global business with integrity, purpose, intercultural fluency, and a fundamental understanding of how commerce can contribute to the common good for all. We are committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and welcome diversity in all forms.Qualifications:
The ideal candidate will be an accomplished system administrator with experience in the public and/or nonprofit sectors. A strong candidate also should have extensive knowledge of the academic environment and a track record that includes:
- A Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline and at least 5 years as a system administrator / computer engineer
- 9 years of related work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
- Familiarity with the Windows server environment, including the System Center and virtual machine management;
- Expertise in Microsoft PowerShell, including the ability to build scripts from scratch;
- A passion for technology, and a desire to innovate;
- Ability to work independently and with a team;
- Experience being a part of a community that focuses on a quest for excellence;
- Building diversity and instilling values related to equity and inclusion;
- Working successfully with multiple constituencies and within layered governance structures;
- Experience serving as a decision maker with strong negotiation and problem-solving abilities;
- Success in the customer service culture; and
- An adaptable and resilient attitude.
Anticipated hiring range $85,000 - $115,000
The selected candidate will be required to complete a background check at time of offer per University Policy.
The University of Virginia, including the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physicians Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff. We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences. We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.