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Systems Technician - University Temporary Services

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Position Details

Position Information

Vacancy Type Temporary
Is Internal Transfer Only No
Working Title Systems Technician - University Temporary Services
Salary Range
Anticipated Hiring Range $15-17 hr
Position Number 48ebc19
Work Schedule 15-20 hrs a week
Full Time Equivalent (FTE)
Department 480501 - HR University Temporary Services
Job City & State Raleigh, NC
Essential Job Duties

Security Applications and Technologies (SAT) consults, designs, implements and maintains the complex network of security technologies at NC State University. SAT is a department of Environmental Health & Public Safety. We serve and support students, campus departments and corporate partners. SAT leads security policy direction and infrastructure planning and is an integral participant in campus-wide physical and IT security initiatives. SAT supports the following technologies: CCTV, Door Access Systems, Duress and Alert Systems, and other Life Safety systems.
SAT departmental information is available at

Other Work/Responsibilities

Responsibilities/tasks to include:

The purpose of this position is to serve as system technician for all SAT platforms.
Depending upon experience, likely duties include:
System maintenance in server room
Documentation of infrastructure
Systems administration projects on Linux and Windows servers
Python-based utility projects
Prepare automation scripts for production systems

Minimum Experience/Education

Minimum experience:

Working toward or attained a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or closely related degree; Associate’s degree in Computer Information Technology or Computer Engineering Technology with applicable work experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Degree must be from an appropriately accredited institution.

Some knowledge of Linux administration and configuration
Some knowledge of Windows server administration
Some knowledge of networking, database administration, and systems programming
Some Experience with shell commands and command line scripts

Departmental Required Skills


Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education

Preferred experience:
Some knowledge of open NMS network monitoring installations
Some experience in writing small software projects
Some experience working with server hardware
Some experience with enterprise class system installations

Required License or Certification

Required License or Certification
Valid driver’s license.
A valid North Carolina driver’s license or the ability to obtain one within 60 days of start date.

Special Instructions
Job Open Date 08/30/2017
Must Be Open Until

Positions will be posted until 5:00 PM ET on this date. Positions remaining posted after this date are still accepting applications but may close at any time.
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Proposed Hire Date

AA/EEO In addition, NC State welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation. Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148. Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. Please explain your experience with Lesson and curriculum planning skills and Visual design skills using current software?

    (Open Ended Question)

Application Materials Required

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Contact Information for References
  3. Cover Letter
Optional Documents