Information Technologist, Systems Administrator, HEO 6

Mawson Lakes, Australia
17 May 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Based at Mawson Lakes Campus
  • Full time continuing position available
  • Salary range: $77,454 - $85,467 per annum plus 17% superannuation

About the Role 

The Information Technologist: Systems Administrator is an integral member of a team of IT infrastructure specialists responsible for supporting and maintaining the University's server and storage environment including security and management systems, data management systems, and associated physical and virtual servers and operating systems. 

In this diverse role, you will work collaboratively with other teams of IT professionals to ensure a stable and consistent platform to support learning, teaching, research and administration for staff and students across the University.

Skills and Experience 

The successful candidate will have a relevant tertiary qualification (normally a degree) or equivalent knowledge and skills, combined with professional information technology experience in a complex computing environment comparable with that of the University. You will have extensive experience supporting and documenting infrastructure technologies associated with server and storage configuration and deployment. In addition you will need to demonstrate knowledge and experience in managing storage arrays, complex backup solutions and general data management.

A University of Enterprise 

The University of South Australia  (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions. 

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer 

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. 

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application 

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Miranda McDonald, Senior Recruitment Consultant, on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1219

Applications close: 9:00 am Tuesday 12 June 2018

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

Important Information:

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. See more benefits of working for UniSA

How to apply:

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