Systems Administrator 7293

Information Technology Services

Full Time - Benefit Eligible

Grade E1 - Salary Commensurate with Experience


The Systems Administrator position is a key technical position on the enterprise/business systems support team. Primary responsibilities include installing and maintaining operating systems software and third party software, creating/maintaining user accounts and security on enterprise systems, managing assigned systems, working with IT staff, end users, and vendors. Other responsibilities include troubleshooting system related issues, scripting, task automation, and cloud-based systems support.


Qualifications include: Bachelor's Degree, excellent communication skills and a minimum of 3 years experience providing systems administration support on Windows systems. Experience with Linux is a plus. Candidates should also have a demonstrated ability to work and collaborate in a dynamic IT service team environment, must be safety conscience and able to work with a diverse group of individuals.


Please submit a resume, letter of application, and salary requirements.

Please apply via email, U.S. Mail, fax or in person:

Human Resources
Req. # 7293
Union College
807 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

Telephone: (518) 388-6108
Fax: (518) 388-6529

Please submit all electronic application materials as a single pdf or doc file.

Union College, founded in 1795, is a highly-selective, independent college. Located in the Capital District of New York State, Union is known for its distinctive blend of the liberal arts and technology. Union College offers its full-time employees an exceptional benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, life and disability coverage, a generous retirement plan and tuition remission.

Diversity at Union College

Union College is an equal opportunity employer and strongly committed to student and workforce diversity. Increasing diversity on campus is a critical priority for Union, one that is integral to our mission of preparing students for a globally interconnected world. Union provides a blend of intellectual, social and cultural opportunities to facilitate the integrated academic, social and personal development of a diverse community. We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures including, but not limited to, those based on race, religion, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin and veteran status. Union College is committed to providing access and will provide reasonable accommodation in its application process to individuals with disabilities that request such accommodations.