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Processing... please waitJob Title: ECSM Systems Administrator / Lab Infrastructure Manager
Job ID: 16847
Location: Main Campus-Berkeley
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Department: Haas Core Programs
Regular/Temporary: Regular

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Application Review Date:
The First Review Date for this job is: October 30, 2013.
Closing December 10, 2013

Departmental Overview

The Haas School of Business develops innovative leaders - individuals who redefine how we do business. Berkeley-Haas, the second oldest business school in the United States, educates 2,200 students each year in six degree-granting programs, and hundreds more through executive education programs. A team of 300 staff members support these students, faculty and alumni through work in areas that include Admissions, Student Services, Career Management, Administration, and Development.

Berkeley-Haas offers opportunities to champion new ideas, collaborate across boundaries, and learn continually. Our culture is captured by Four Defining Principles (Question the Status Quo, Confidence Without Attitude, Students Always and Beyond Yourself) that distinguish Berkeley-Haas as a place to learn—and a place to work.

To learn more about the Haas School visit:

Enterprise Computing and Service Management (ECSM) are recruiting a Systems Administrator / Lab Manager.
To learn more about ECSM visit:


Perform one or more of the following job functions as directed.
• Windows server / domain system administration.
• MS exchange administration.
• Relational database administration.
• Web site management and development.
• Database and application development.
• UNIX system administration.
• Performs complex security control activities to prevent hackers from infiltrating campus information. Maintains complex security systems for routers and switches.
• Defines, designs and implements network communications and solutions.

• Proposes and implements system enhancements (software and hardware updates) that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.
• Performs complex analysis to acquire, install, modify and support operating systems, databases, utilities and Internet / intranet-related tools.
• Manages centralized computer servers and makes recommendations for purchase or upgrade of new computer hardware.

• Documents the use and operation of server based software systems for both end users and for technical staff.


Plans and designs computing environment used by students and faculty instructors. Provides technical guidance to end user lab support staff.
• ECSM Licenser Server Admin (LS) providing all faculty and PhD research analytic tools/software.
• Application Virtualization and Sequencer Server Admin, used for behavioral and faculty research studies.
• ECSM Print Server System Admin. Maintains the Production printer servers for all Haas students and labs.
• Global Group Policy editor and Admin. Maintains all GPO settings, login scripts for all Haas student groups and changes as necessary.
• Behavioral Lab design and system support as needed by faculty researchers.
• Terminal Server backup Administrator,

• Plans, designs and implements networked systems.
• Operates campus' complex internal data communications systems, including LANs and WANs.
• Performs complex systems programming and systems support activities.
• Conducts other programming tasks.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelors degree in related area and/or equivalent experience/training.
• Experience as a Windows server administrator required.
• Three years experience in computing systems, personal computer hardware, network, and software problem diagnosis.
• Must be able to communicate technical information in a clear and concise manner among varying levels in the organization.
• Has thorough knowledge, skills and abilities associated with identifying systems-related issues and actions needed to improve or correct performance.
• Has knowledge of the design, development and application of technology and systems to meet business needs.
• Has skills associated with adapting equipment and technology to serve user needs.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience in MS Exchange, MS SQL Server, IIS, MOSS, MS CRM, MS LCS, Visual Source Safe, Infopath, Groove, and MS Operations Manager.
• Experience with Active Directory domain administration.
• Experience with event calendar software, especially Dean Evans Associates Event Management System (EMS).
• Experience with virtual computing, especially VMware, and terminal server administration.
• Experience with firewall administration, antivirus and anti spyware software.
• Experience with building and administering load balanced and failover server clusters.
• Experience with programming for system administration.
• Experience as a Unix systems administrator.
• Has thorough knowledge, skills and abilities associated with identifying systems-related issues and actions needed to improve or correct performance.
• Has knowledge of the design, development and application of technology and systems to meet business needs.
• Has skills associated with adapting equipment and technology to serve user needs.

Salary & Benefits

The salary for this exempt, full-time career position will range between $63,900 up to $94,800 annually plus benefits.

For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by the University visit:   

Criminal Background Check

This position has been designated as sensitive and may require a Criminal Background Check. We reserve the right to make employment contingent upon successful completion of a Criminal Background Check.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The University of California, Berkeley is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.


UC Berkeley has an online applicant website and no longer accepts applications via mail.

We require applicants to submit a cover letter and resume when applying for this position.

Please submit the cover letter and resume as a single attachment when applying.

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