The City of Independence is seeking highly motivated, solution-oriented individuals to join the Finance & Administration Department’s Technology Services Team. As a member of the Technology Services team, the Systems Administrator II will be part of a culture of innovation, initiative, and collaboration. Using the City’s Strategic Plan as a guiding principle, this position will give the opportunity to showcase expertise and ingenuity. This position works as part of a team to install, maintain, and troubleshoot various network and IT related elements in a skilled and professional manner. The Systems Administrator II will play an active role in the development of infrastructure strategy, architecture, service delivery standards and best practices as well as serve as a subject matter expert for technology systems.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in an applicable area of study preferred and a minimum of five (5) years’ professional experience with applicable technologies; or any combination of education, training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the essential functions of the job. Applicable vendor-specific or similar certification preferred. A valid driver’s license is required. Must complete required NIMS level training within the first six months of hire.
Physical Requirements: Sedentary work exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body.
Typical Working Conditions: Typical office environment with possibility for remote work.
FBI Background Check; Drug screen; in addition to the application, testing and/or examinations may be required for further consideration on this position.
Apply online at www.indepmo.org/hr. Position open until filled
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