Systems Administrator

Job Level
Mid-level position
Job Category
Administrator / Manager (of network or database)
  • Systems / Operations
Job Status
Areas of Responsibility
  • Systems

La Salle College High School has an opening for a Systems Administrator, reporting to the Director of Technology & Information Systems. Responsible for daily maintenance of server, client, and network infrastructure interoperability with all web and data systems, comprised of 1,500+ User Multigigabit Cisco Meraki Network with Cisco Unified Collaboration, Microsoft Failover Clustering, iSCSI SAN, and Hybrid Cloud (Azure and M365) multi-application environment. 

Essential Functions

  • Responsible for the design, installation, configuration, maintenance, and reliable operation of IT infrastructure, including computer systems, network servers, and virtualization. 

  • Troubleshoots and resolves support tickets as needed. 

  • Maintains servers and associated hardware, applications, services, and settings.

  • Evaluates and implements security improvements and system upgrades.

  • Performs regular backup operations and implements appropriate processes for data protection, disaster recovery and failover procedures. 

  • Creates technical support documentation for systems, applications, and procedures.

  • Maintains current knowledge of best practices and key trends and provides recommendations for upgrades of the IT infrastructure. 

  • Maintains an inventory of equipment, software, and licenses for asset management. 

  • Supports database integration and interoperability of key business systems.

  • In coordination with the Director of Facilities, supports the campus telephony system infrastructure.

  • Supports the Director of Technology & Information Systems in maintaining the success of the Student Lab Manager Program.

  • Coaches and mentors the Student Lab Manager Program assisting in recruiting, interviewing, and vetting candidate pool, developing student leadership, and enriching program vision for further expansion and development.

  • Assists in coordinating the Community TechServe outreach program focused on bridging the digital divide at faith-based primary schools in need. 

  • Performs other duties as assigned by the Director of Technology & Information Systems.

  • Teaches at the discretion of the Principal.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Systems Administration, or a closely related field. 

  • 3-5 years of database, network administration, or system administration experience with hands-on technical troubleshooting capabilities. 

  • Demonstrated experience in meeting the complex needs of demanding end-users.

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and changing priorities in deadline sensitive environment.

  • Ability to learn and apply internal policies and procedures to ensure operational compliance and reliable judgement.

  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Server Environments, Cisco Enterprise and Meraki Environments and the Microsoft Office Suite. 


  • Communication Proficiency. 

  • Customer Orientation. 

  • Integrity. 

  • Problem Solving. 

  • Planning/Organizational Skills. 

  • Time Management. 

  • Results Orientation. 

  • Technical Capacity.

  • Collaboration. 

  • Change, Incident, Problem, Project Management. 

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

  • Regularly sit, talk, and hear. 

  • Regular use close and distance vision.

  • Works at desk and computer screen for extended periods of time. 

  • Turns, bends, and reaches. 

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. 

  • Works in a traditional climate-controlled office environment.