A Senior Systems Administrator position is accountable for the development, enhancement, and maintenance of multi-platform hardware and software operating systems at the high end of complexity and high risk/impact for assigned organizational areas. Manages multiple systems administration teams. Accountable for portfolio management of multi-platform hardware and software operating systems. May be accountable for team leaders and/or lower level of system administration supervisors. Interacts with stakeholders and high-level business users. Manages vendor relations. Responsible for assisting the Chief Information Officer (CIO) or other designated manager with strategic planning and direction.
In addition to those identified in the previous levels: Skill in communicating with technical experts, clients, vendors, and staff. Ability to mentor and promote skill development of staff. Ability to describe technical information in easy-to-understand terms.
Bachelor’s degree and 10 or more years of IT experience. (Substitutions may be allowed.)