8543 Systems Architect (SYS ADM 4)

  • Contract to Career
  • Irvine, CA
  • This position has been filled

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The Office of Information Technology (OIT) provides enterprise class services to the staff, faculty, and students of UC Irvine. The Enterprise Unix Services (EUS) team within OIT supports critical campus services that use the Linux operating system and associated open source and custom-built applications.

Under the direction of the Enterprise Unix Services (EUS) Manager in the University of California, Irvine’s Office of Information Technology department, the Systems Architect position is responsible for providing management of AWS and Linux servers, for participating in project teams as a subject matter expert, for performing security assessments, implementing security controls, and for developing and maintaining thorough documentation. The position requires expert system administration abilities with a strong emphasis on migrating Red Hat version 6 linux distributions (i.e. Red Hat, CentOS, Oracle Linux, Amazon Linux 1) to Red Hat version 7 Linux distributions. Project management skills are required to ensure project completion before scheduled version end-of-life. You will: create and lead detailed project implementation plans through all phases of projects, act as the lead in communicating status on projects to stakeholders and management, collaborate with other groups and vendors to acquire needed resources for project success. In conjunction with OIT Project Managers, set realistic expectations with clients and keep them informed of the implementation activities on project tasks. Candidates must have proficient time management skills to work in a dynamic operations environment with varying priorities and schedule demands. Excellent communications skills are required for collaboration with technical and non-technical individuals of the university.




Compensation Range:

Commensurate with experience.

DOE, plus benefits