Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Unit Computing Specialist for the Human Genetics Institute of NJ (NJHGI) – RUCDR. This position reports to the Associate Director of Information Technology, provides server support, computing support, and customer service to the users of HGINJ and RUCDR.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Supports and maintains organizational computer systems, desktops, and peripherals. That includes installing, diagnosing, repairing, maintaining, and upgrading all organizational hardware and equipment while ensuring optimal workstation performance.
Shares responsibility for the selection, installation, configuration, system management and operation of all server hardware and software.
Provides administrative support including documentation of workflows and setups, modifications, Helpdesk ticketing system updates, etc.
Supports/creates and modifies inventory of Information Technology assets.
Researches, tests, and deploys new technology products and services.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and/or experience.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Must have excellent spoken and written communications skills.
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license and be willing to travel, when necessary, to sites throughout New Jersey for business demands.
2 to 3 years of relevant work experience.
Working knowledge of Microsoft server, Microsoft Active Directory and Microsoft O365 systems.
Working knowledge of Server and PC operating systems -such as Windows 2008, 2012, and 2016; PC operating systems such as Windows 7/10; and Mac OS.
EMC Isilon clusters and tape backup technologies.
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit and talk or hear.
The employee frequently is required to walk and stand.
The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds such as switches, routers, servers and computers.
At times the employee may be asked to drive to and from off campus locations and as well as in between campuses.
Clean Driving Record
Posting Number: 19ST3390
Location: Busch (RU-New Brunswick)
Internal Number: 96758
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.