Information Technology Generalist I

Slippery Rock, PA

Slippery Rock University

Posting Number
Classification Title
Information Technology Generalist I
Working Title
Information Technology Generalist I
Employee Group
Bargaining Unit
Main Campus
Technology Support Services
Pay Rate
Employment Type
Regular FT
Work Schedule

Position Summary
The IT Generalist I is assigned duties via his/her immediate supervisor, which can change daily, or even at a moment's
notice. However, the critical duties for this position are:
Manage and update images to accommodate migration of all desktops in computer labs, classrooms, consoles, laptop
carts, faculty, and staff throughout the enterprise to the latest Microsoft Windows operating systems and and Microsoft
Office productivity software.
Implement past practices and develop new strategies to maintain integrity and security of enterprise-wide desktops in
common use lab environments, specialized lab environments, and various faculty and staff implementations.
Work with faculty members to accommodate specialized computer classroom and computer lab educational application
Analyze legacy applications and applications not designed to function in a locked down computing environment.
Develop and implement modifications and strategies required to enable these applications to function properly.
Provide second level support and assistance to peer IT Technicians as well as members of the networking and server groups.
Work closely with members of both networking and server groups when issues requiring technical escalation, cooperation and expertise.
Work with Instructional Technology to insure technology for training requirements are properly implemented and functional in lab environment.
Test and evaluate products and applications associated with departmental administrative applications.
Assess capabilities of current computer resources for migration to a new computing environment by performing interoperability tests on operating system, network, and application software.
Utilize technology for information technology application project development and completion.
Provide user support for packaged and in-house software.
Perform related work as required.

Minimum Qualifications
An associate's degree in any IT field and one year of IT experience in applications development/maintenance, networking or desktop services, web site development/design or other technology support services or three years of IT experience in applications development/maintenance, networking or desktop services, web site development/design or any equivalent combination of experience and training.
A successful interview and passing a criminal history check required.

Preferred Qualifications
Preference will be given to applicants that have a Bachelors degree in an Information Technology field and demonstrated work experience in the following areas; Quest Kace SMA and SDA , Windows OS patching, Feature updates, Active Directory, Group Policy, Azure, PowerShell scripting, specialized training and professional certifications in systems management and automated OS deployment and experience working with diverse populations.

Posting Date
Closing Date

Open Until Filled
Notice of Non-Discrimination
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, age/or veteran status in its programs or activities in accordance with Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies.
The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Assistant Vice President of Human Resources and Compliance/Title IX Coordinator
008 Old Main Building
104 Maltby Avenue
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057

Respect for Individuals in the Community
Slippery Rock University provides an environment that respects, encourages, and promotes the talents and contributions of all. Slippery Rock University values a community with a shared sense of purpose, where people demonstrate mutual respect and appreciation. Slippery Rock University values diversity that honors and includes all persons regardless of age, creed, disability, ethnic heritage, gender, gender identity, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status in academic and extracurricular endeavor, in the working environment, and in the daily life of the university community.

Special Instructions to Applicants
Please provide three professional references in the application form.
Recommended candidates will be required to complete criminal background check, including Act 34 Background Check and Act 151 (Child Abuse) Background Check and Federal Criminal ( FBI ) clearance prior to appointment.
Full consideration will be given to applications received by May 14, 2021.

To apply please click here! Posted: 05/08/2021