Creative Media: Network and Server Administrator

Contact Information

Name: Alex Park


You can visit the Creative Media website to learn more about them.


Payrate: $14.25/hr

Work Study: n/a

Resume Required: Yes

Options: n/a


Hours per Week: 10-15 hrs / wk

Start Date: ASAP

End Date: Indefinite


Job Number: 0017-1052-2015

Last Date to Apply: Jan. 15, 2018


To provide administrative support for networks, servers, storage arrays, and workstations used at ASUCD by upgrading infrastructure, following IT best practices, improving reliability, and increasing security.


Will work individually and under supervision to manage routers, firewalls, VMware clusters, Linux servers, Windows Domain Controllers, and Mac and Windows workstations. This process will include upgrading software, configuration, and processes, as well as documenting and responding to IT needs by the departments at ASUCD. Will also assist other programmers in the deployment and maintenance of websites and applications.


Must demonstrate good independent learning and organization skills. Must exemplify a core understanding of networking, especially the functions of TCP/IP and HTTP and routing. Must be comfortable working in a UNIX environment; and have a basic understanding of file permissions, SSH, Vim, and Git source control. Must be comfortable working in a Windows environment; and have a basic understanding of Windows configuration and IT. Should be able to demonstrate a capability to administer Linux servers running NGINX, PostgresSQL, Apache, MySQL, and VMware.

Supplemental Questions

  1. Please list previous work history and volunteer experience.
  2. Describe why you are qualified for this position and how it relates to your interests.
  3. Please briefly discuss the role of the UC Davis Principles of Community in the workplace and your understanding of diversity and cultural competency.
  4. Please describe your previous work experience, emphasizing the challenges you've faced in your respective positions.

Approved ___________________________________________________________________________ Date ____________________________

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