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Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm


Commensurate with experience


Successful applicants will demonstrate a commitment to cultural diversity and the ability to work with individuals or groups from diverse backgrounds.


BS degree


  • Three or more years of system administration experience or experience working in a similar environment with similar responsibilities.
  • A foundational knowledge of Solaris, Windows, and network administration is required.
  • Software development, or similar programming experience, is a plus.
  • Ability to evaluate and install electronics and data acquisition hardware and software.
  • At least one Solaris, Microsoft, and CIsco certification would be a plus.
  • Supervise student workers
  • Manage all aspects for servers and desktops.
  • Create strategic plans, and coordinate the efforts with other entities on campus.
  • Exemplary oral and written communication skills.
  • Provide outstanding customer service through outstanding project management execution.

Job Summary:

The Director will oversee and manage all of the College of Engineering's computing systems, including servers and desktop units, and peripheral equipment. The Director will work with the Dean of the College of Engineering to develop and implement both long and short-term strategic plans.

This position will manage the College of Engineering's computing environment, consisting of servers, personal computers, computer laboratories, technology-enhanced classrooms, AV equipment, network equipment, engineering and administrative software.

Additionally, the Director is responsible for managing the technology budget, strategic technology plans, and ensuring that they remain up to date on current technology and trends.


To be considered for this position:

Step 1: Complete the  Valparaiso University Employment Application.

Step 2: Send electronic copy of cover letter, resume and list of references.

Step 3: Please complete the EEO form. (Completion of this form is strictly voluntary, however, we would appreciate your input).

All materials can be sent electronically to (OR) fax to 219-464-6887.

Please address cover letter to:

Kraig J. Olejniczak, Dean of College of Engineering
Valparaiso University
Gellersen Hall
Valparaiso, IN 46383

Equal Employment Opportunity - Non-Discimination and Commitment to Diversity - (Informational material)


Valparaiso University does not unlawfully discriminate and aims to employ persons of various backgrounds and experience to help constitute a diverse community. Its entire EOE policy can be found at:

NOTICE: Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States. Valparaiso University participates in E-VERIFY to confirm work authorization.