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|Advertisement Closes: Feb. 21, 2099|
|Full Time: Yes|
|Salary: $80,242.00 - $80,242.00 Annually|
|Minimum Education and/or Experience:
The formal education equivalent of a bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field; plus four years of experience in systems administration.
Completion of technical training in computer science, data processing, or a related field acquired from a vocational, military, or industrial setting, plus four years of experience in systems administration.
OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE HUMAN RESOURCES CHIEF.
|Preferred Education and/or Experience:
|Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:
Ability to customize and update computer systems, as required by the needs of statewide agencies.
Ability to identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
|Preferred Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:
City: Little Rock
Office: Little Rock Central Office
Division: Information Technology
The State Systems Administrator is responsible for statewide software and system monitoring to ensure availability to all systems users and to perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency policy.
Performs operating system software planning, design, installation, configuration, performance tuning, monitoring, security, backup/recovery, and troubleshooting.
Evaluates, tests, and deploys all software and hardware upgrades to the systems’ infrastructure, and coordinates installation of computer programs and systems.
Responsible for disaster recovery of all software systems managed by the agency’s Information Technology division.
Responsible for antivirus and intrusion detection systems for the agency.
Collects and reviews systems data, for capacity and planning purposes, and researches, evaluates, and recommends systems technologies to support business requirements.
Coordinates and links computer systems within an agency and the state to increase compatibility and to share information.
Maintains sie-to-site virtual private network (VPN) tunnels.
Provides user support in solving computer-related problems, such as malfunctions and program problems.
Performs and coordinates both scheduled and on-demand system backups and recovery.
Creates and maintains documentation for all systems processes and procedures.
Serves as the supervisor for help desk, network, and system administrators.
Performs other duties as assigned.
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As an equal opportunity employer, the Commission will make any reasonable accommodations necessary to ensure equal employment opportunities.