Founded in 1969, Stockton University, New Jersey’s Distinctive Public University, is also one of America’s most distinctive public universities, consistently ranking among the nation’s finest educational institutions and among the top ten public Master’s institutions in the Northeast. Stockton proudly offers the academic, technological, and cultural advantages of a large institution combined with the community spirit of a small liberal arts college. Stockton is noted for combining an outstanding interdisciplinary approach to graduate and undergraduate education with all the qualities of an outstanding employer. We offer a unique vibrant working environment, a wealth of work related opportunities and outstanding employee benefits.  Stockton is committed to attracting, encouraging and retaining a qualified workforce to support the mission of the University.    The University is located in the Pinelands National Reserve in southern New Jersey, about one hour from Philadelphia, two hours from New York City, three hours from the Baltimore/Washington area, and 20 minutes from Atlantic City.  The University’s location, active, stimulating campus life and diverse community make Stockton University a great place to work!


Job Details
Systems Administrator (Professional Services Specialist 3, Comp- NE)
.Main Campus
Information Technology Svs (450020)
8:00- 4:00

Under the direction of the Associate Director of Information Systems, works as a member of a team in the installation, upgrading, and maintenance of software systems, as well as installation and configuration of operating systems and system applications; does other related duties as required. Some examples of work include:

  • Administer virtualized Linux servers including installing software, patches, configuration and automation
  • Manage new and/or existing software systems, from full implementation to support.
  • Troubleshoot and remedy issues at any level in the stack, from system all the way to the end user.
  • Analyze requirements for new and/or upgraded software systems to determine best practices. Produce detailed evidence and documentation supporting such practices.
  • Conduct analysis and testing of existing software systems to ensure stability, security and quality of service for end users.
  • Consult with other technical staff regarding large scale and/or complex problems requiring software and/or hardware technology solutions.
  • Consult, train and support end users with regards to new and/or existing software systems.
  • Maintain current working knowledge of software systems, technologies and trends related to current software systems and higher education.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by the Associate Director of Information Systems.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or closely related field along with two years of professional level experience in administering Linux (RHEL/CentOS) servers in virtualized environments.
  • Working knowledge of web/application servers, proxying and database systems including NGINX, Tomcat (including familiarity with Java), and Oracle Database.
  • Ability to troubleshoot application software as needed. Proficiency with network stacks and firewalls including iptables.
  • Applicants who do not have the required education may substitute experience on a year for year basis.
  • A Master’s degree may be substituted for one (1) year of required experience.


Only electronic documents will be accepted.  Please complete the on-line application in addition to providing the following required documents.  All required documents must be submitted in order for your application to move forward.  You may upload documents using: Word document or PDF.

  1. A letter of interest describing specific skills and experiences
  2. A current resume
  3. A list of 3 professional references (included in the application): Name, Company, Email address and phone.



Letter of Interest, Resume

Please note:

  • All offers are contingent upon successful completion of background check.
  • Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact: Sharon Hunt, Recruitment Manager at 609-652-4384.
  • In accordance with the New Jersey First Act P.L. 2011 c.70, effective September 1, 2011, new public employees in certain positions (faculty exempt) are required to obtain New Jersey residency within one (1) year of employment. Applicants must meet the requirements listed.
  • Pursuant to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crimes Statistics Act (Clery Act), prospective employees may access Stockton’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report (ASFSR) is available at . The ASFSR contains the previous three years of reported Clery Act crime statistics, fire safety information and information regarding campus and personal safety. If you would like a paper copy of the report, please visit the Stockton University Police Department, building 71, 101 Vera King Farris Drive, Galloway Township, NJ, or call 609-652-4390, to request that a copy be mailed to you.
  • Stockton University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants, visit; Additionally, pursuant to Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972, Stockton University prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex (i.e., which includes but is not limited to the prohibition of sexual misconduct and relationship violence, including sexual assault and harassment) in all of its educational programs and activities.