President, Provost, Chief Operating Officer, Vice Presidents, Deans, Directors, Heads of Academic and Administrative Departments at the American University of Beirut.
Human Resources Department
VACANCY IN THE INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY at AUB libraries
The Information Technology has an opening for the position of IT Systems Engineer, Libraries , above grade 12. Since this provides an opportunity for promotion from within, please circulate this information and/or post it in your area of jurisdiction so that those interested and having the minimum qualifications may apply not later than November 16, 2017.
I. Basic Functions:
IT Systems Engineer, Libraries is responsible for supporting and maintaining the Libraries’ servers and computer systems. Responsibilities include assisting in performing a variety of tasks involved with installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, configuration and backup of servers and applications, as well as dealing with unexpected problems that arise on a daily basis, making sure the Libraries’ systems are up and running in a smooth and error free environment. Scripting and light programming are another requirement to automate certain tasks and troubleshoot some applications. In addition, the IT Systems Engineer, Libraries works closely with Library and IT professional and technical staff. Supports the mission and vision of the IT Department, the University Libraries and those of the University.
II. Minimum Requirements:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field
At least 5 years of full-time work experience, preferably in an academic institution.
Certification: Red Hat Certified System Administrator is a plus
Demonstrated experience in the administration of Linux systems
Demonstrated experience in the installation and configuration of open-source software
Knowledge in Windows servers
Familiar with Active Directory and LDAP
Working knowledge in the installation, configuration and administration of high availability and clustering.
Good knowledge of Distributed file system, File Shares, enterprise printing and enterprise backup
Very good knowledge of Arabic and English
Familiar with different types of hypervisor technology (VMware, Hyper-V)
Familiar with change, release and problem management concepts
Familiar in any programming languages and good in scripting skills
Strong communication and analytical skills, and ability to work independently as well as part of a team
Demonstrated the following critical competencies: Accountability, Client Focus, Communication Skills, Computer Skills, English Comprehension, Information & Document Administration, Initiative, Organizational Awareness, Planning and Organizing, Problem Solving, Professional Development, Technical Expertise
Within the framework of Lebanese Law, the American University of Beirut is an equal opportunity employer.
Samar Diab Rouhana
Director of Human Resources
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