[Clug-work] Systems Administrator vacancy, University of Oxford, UK

Matthew West mwest at maths.ox.ac.uk
Fri Feb 17 16:20:09 SAST 2012

We're looking for another systems administrator to join our IT

This is not a telecommute job. The job is based in the UK, but
I thought I'd pass it along to CLUG anyway.

Further details are below, and in the PDF linked to by the URL
at the end. You will need to arrange for a UK work visa or
similar to be considered for the position.

If you have any questions about the position, feel free to
email either myself (mwest at maths.ox.ac.uk), or Dr Keith
Gillow (gillow at maths.ox.ac.uk).

Matthew West <mwest at maths.ox.ac.uk>
Senior Systems Administrator
Mathematical Institute
University of Oxford

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Salary Range: £29,429 - £35,938 per annum
Discretionary Scale: £37,012 - £39,257 per annum
Appointment Term: Permanent
Closing Date: Friday 27 March 2012

* Do you have a degree and/or experience of systems administration
  and/or systems programming/development?

* Do you want a job where you won’t be bored but will have plenty of

* Can you get excited about learning new things, taking technical

* Are you professional, diligent, methodical and a skilled

* Are you flexible and motivated, with a good attitude to helping

Then this may be your opportunity to join a dynamic, friendly, well
established team responsible for providing IT support for over 1000
people and over 700 systems within the Mathematical Institute at the
University of Oxford.

Reporting to the Head of ICT, your primary responsibilities will
include front line desktop user support as well as assisting in
maintaining departmental IT systems and in particular being involved
in several of the upcoming system and web development projects. As
part of an IT team of seven you will work both individually as well
as collaborating with other team members. The IT team collectively
supports system security, upgrades and development, as well as
providing general IT support in person and via an email trouble
ticketing system.

With proven expertise in the above areas you will often be expected
to work on your own initiative and excellent organizational and
communication skills will be needed for dealing with staff at all
levels in the University. The department is committed to ongoing
personal and professional development and the successful applicant
will be encouraged to undergo further training as appropriate.

This is a permanent position. The exact duties will be determined by
the successful candidate's level of experience and expertise.

Please direct informal enquiries to the Administrative Assistant
(email: vacancies at maths.ox.ac.uk), quoting vacancy reference 102067.

Applicants should read the job description document before writing
their application. You will be required to upload a supporting
statement setting out how you meet the selection criteria, a full
curriculum vitae, and the names and contact details of two referees
as part of your online application.

Applications for this vacancy are to be made online. To apply for
this role and for further details, including a job description and
selection criteria, please click on the link below:


In addition applicants will be asked to complete a brief online test
at their convenience within the week following the closing date.
Only applications received before 12:00 noon UK time on Friday 27
March can be considered.

Committed to equality and valuing diversity.

Further details here:


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