University Mission Statement

Trevecca Nazarene University is a Christian community providing education for leadership and service.

Overall Responsibilities

Provides support in areas of server hardware, server software, and connecting technologies.  The System Administrator position will be a regular full-time 12-month yearly function which reports to the CIO.

Key Areas of Responsibility (includes, but not limited to the following)

  • Work in conjunction with management, employees, students, and vendors to provide technical support in the areas of server hardware, server software, and connecting technologies to meet business needs
  • Work closely with the internal IT staff, responsible for handling a queue of system support-related HelpDesk tickets while assisting with a variety of other projects
  • Maintain and improve systems related to Active Directory, Group Policy, Office 365, anti-virus solution(s), database management, device/system monitoring, network printing and reporting, and web administration
  • Create and maintain server systems within a VMware vSphere virtual environment
  • Monitor and manage SAN and NAS shared storage
  • Maintain backup system
  • Upgrade systems/devices by conferring with vendors and services; developing, testing, evaluating, and installing enhancements and new software
  • Audit and remediate security issues and maintain server security by applying updates and patches
  • Provide secondary coverage for other Network Services team members
  • Provide back-end support for ERP and electronic document management systems
  • Maintain up-to-date documentation for all areas of responsibility
  • Provide after-hours support as needed


  • A personal commitment to the Lordship of Jesus Christ and to the mission and core values of the Church of the Nazarene including service to others, community, and diversity
  • Excellent customer services skills
  • Ability to communicate technical information to nontechnical audiences
  • Ability to quickly learn and adapt to new technologies and methodologies
  • Excellent organizational, technical and analysis skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to lift up to 80lbs, infrequently


  • Computer related Bachelor’s degree or relevant certifications preferred


  • Minimum two years of experience as a Systems Administrator, working specifically with Microsoft solutions
  • Network, Application, and/or Desktop support experience a plus

Interested parties who are in agreement with the mission and values of Trevecca Nazarene University should send a cover letter with salary requirements and resume to:

Please no agencies or telephone calls.