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IT Systems Administrator


The USS Midway Museum is seeking a Systems Administrator that is interested in working in a highly collaborative fun environment, appreciates volunteer service, enjoys problem solving and is passionate about making an impact at work.  A relatively young and small organization, the Midway provides an excellent opportunity for staff to experience ownership of their work and see immediate results of their efforts while also enjoying a balanced work/life.

The Systems Administrator plays a pivotal role in ensuring the efficient operation, security, and maintenance of our organization’s IT infrastructure, including but not limited to system configuration, software installations, security monitoring, and troubleshooting.

Position Summary:

  • Contributes to build out, maintain, and troubleshoot our virtual, cloud and physical infrastructure.
  • Provides secure installation, systems integration, and technical support for the VMware virtual environment and Microsoft Active Directory (AD) and Windows 2016/2019 servers.
  • Provides technical oversight and training in the installation, support, and sustainment of Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • Supports the configuration and integration of within the environment, to include cybersecurity compliance, patching, and routine maintenance.


  • High school diploma or equivalent; relevant certifications or a degree in a related field is a plus.
  • 5 years of experience in system administration.


  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Server 2016/2019, Active Directory, SQL Server 2016/2019 Enterprise, and MS Office 365 applications
  • Advanced knowledge of VMware vSphere, ESXi, vSAN virtualization technologies,
  • Evidence of experience with Microsoft Power Apps such as Power BI, Power to Automate, and MS Dynamics
  • Security+ CE Certifications, MCSA Windows 2016+ and SQL server Certifications
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a self-initiating business environment.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to deal effectively with deadlines and time pressures.
  • Team player – ready and willing to help wherever needed or assigned.


  • Job Conditions/Work Location: Work is performed aboard the USS Midway in former administrative offices restored to basic working conditions.
  • Physical Requirements:  Ability to sit for long periods, climb up and down stairs and ladders; to bend, stoop, and lift standard office supplies and small office items.
  • Equipment Operated:  Computer, printers, fax machine, telephone, copier and scanner.

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