Secure System Administrator

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University of Dayton Research Institute
Dayton, OH, United States

Phone: 9372292779
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Secure System Administrator


Dayton, OH 

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University of Dayton Research Institute: A national leader in scientific and engineering research and development, voted by our employees as a Best Place to Work. For over 65 years, we have been supporting government, industry and nonprofit customers in achieving their goals to solve their hardest problems or develop groundbreaking products. UDRI also contributes to the University’s missions of education, research and public service through collaborative research programs involving students, faculty and external partners. We are a growing organization with 750 employees and $180 million in annual sponsored research, but our team members enjoy a small-business sense of camaraderie and respect across all levels of the organization. We operate with the highest level of integrity and believe that we succeed when our employees succeed. Join UDRI and become a valued contributor to our mission and let your talents shine! 

The Secure System Administrator will ensure the operation of UDRI's networks in order to provide maximum performance and availability for our users. This position is part of a team that is dedicated to support our operations. Responsibilities include designing, installing, maintaining, supporting Networking infrastructure and other Microsoft based networks. This position will also be responsible for providing technical support, creating and maintaining network documentation, maintaining hardware and software standards, implementing upgrades as needed and maintaining network security.

Minimum Qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline or 10 years relevant experience
• 6 years of relevant experience
• Active CISSP or CAP or equivalent certification
• 5 years of experience supporting and managing Active Directory (AD), including AD design and security best practices
• Demonstrated understanding of the internet protocol Suite (TCP/IP)
• Must possess an active Secret security clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI clearance
• Two years of experience managing classified networks
• Must be a US Citizen

Preferred Qualifications
• Ability to research and resolve complex network and IT issues
• Demonstrated successful experience in Microsoft Server Administration
• Demonstrated successful experience with the implementation and use of load balancers (F5) to manipulate, optimize and control network traffic
• Demonstrated successful experience in administering Office 365
• Knowledge of CMMC regulations
• Ability to drive a university vehicle

Special Instructions to Applicants
To comply with federal rules, UD will require all employees including student employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. The University will accept valid religious or medical exemptions and seek to reasonably accommodate them. Links to the most up-to-date COVID-19 health information, an easy-to-navigate index of the University's COVID-19 guidelines, and resources can be found at

Informed by its Catholic and Marianist mission, the University is committed to the principles of diversity, equity, and inclusion. Informed by this commitment, we seek to increase diversity, achieve equitable outcomes, and model inclusion across our campus community. As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, we will not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, or on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity.