Essential Functions: Evaluate, install, customize, configure, and maintain enterprise operating systems including installing and testing new releases;Evaluate operating efficiency, analyze performance and tuning, and assist in capacity planning and DASD management;Analyze and troubleshoot operating problems to find problem areas and make fixes or work with the vendor for correction;Advise technical staff in complex applications development to assist in avoiding problems of incompatibility with software capabilities; Document changes to system functions and/or configurations for technical and customer reference; andReview and evaluate new or upgraded systems software packages and related hardware and make recommendations based on established standards.
Qualifications: Knowledge of the specific operating systems, networks, and/or platforms supported;Understanding of the hardware supported including mainframe, servers, workstations, peripheral devices, and the like;Skill in the use of operating system software, companion software, utilities, and the like;High level skill in identifying and resolving technical problems and/or effectively communicating the problems to vendor representatives; andAbility to analyze complex operating problems, working independently until the problem is resolved.Knowledge of operating systems software, platforms, and computer operations typically acquired through an undergraduate program in Computer Science with an emphasis on systems software or the equivalent and one to two years of related experience; andSpecific knowledge and experience in at least one related platform and operating system.
Internal Number: 76_207299
About Wayne State University
Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 400 academic programs through 13 schools and colleges to nearly 32,000 students. Wayne State?s main campus in Midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over nearly 200 acres; its five extension centers offer higher education to people throughout Southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity represents a microcosm of the world we live in. Reflecting its location and the excellent international reputation of its graduate schools, particularly in the sciences, Wayne State boasts the most diverse student body among Michigan?s public universities. Its students represent 49 U.S. states and more than 60 countries.