System Administrator (HEO 4)

University of South Australia

The Information Technologist: System Administrator is an important member of the ISTS team and improves the performance of the IT function through system administration and integration. Working under the senior team members, this position will assist in the design, development, implementation and support of IT systems, applications and services. 

In this diverse role, you will perform routine system maintenance functions, install applications, tools and utilities, and liaise with users, technical user groups and team members on system support related issues. 

Skills and Experience 

You will have relevant post-secondary qualifications (diploma or associate diploma) or equivalent experience as well as a commitment to ongoing professional development. Time management skills, highly developed written and verbal communication skills and experience supporting, maintaining and upgrading third party software are essential for success in the role.

If you have exposure to and understanding of system development methodologies, standards and quality procedures and experience in designing, developing and supporting integration between existing systems, then we would encourage you to apply for this fantastic opportunity. 

A University of Enterprise 

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility. 

Benefits on Offer 

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities. 

We offer a competitive remuneration package and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance. 

Lodging your Application 

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address. Please address your cover letter for the role to Ms Georgie Hart, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to [email protected] using job reference number #1335. 

Applications close: 9.00am Wednesday 29 August 2018 

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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