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[C14-081] - It: Operations & Database Support Specialist

Position Information

Administrative Faculty


Contact Person:
Chad Albert
Phone: (860) 832-0046

Job Description

Central Connecticut State University’s Information Technology department invites applications for a full-time Operations and Database Specialist. The successful candidate will perform system administration and support functions for local administrative database servers, along with monitoring system resources to ensure integrity, security and management of accounts. Candidates are expected to be committed to multiculturalism and working with a diverse student body.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other IT related degree OR four (FTE) additional years of professional experience supporting and administering relational databases and servers in a complex network environment; and,
  • Two (FTE) years of professional work experience supporting and administering relational databases and servers in a complex network environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of current server operating systems in use at the University—such as Windows Server and/or Unix/Linux and experience troubleshooting server-side hardware and software problems;
  • Experience installing, configuring, monitoring and/or supporting database systems – such as Microsoft SQL Server and Oracle;
  • Experience writing complex SQL queries and developing, scheduling and monitoring data processing tasks, as well as developing and supporting PowerShell scripts and ASP.NET web development;
  • Experience installing, managing and developing reports for Microsoft SQL reporting services;
  • Experience managing and configuring Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solutions such as Identity Finder, access control automation and auditing tools such as Varonis DataPriv, Varonis DataAdvantage and/or Quest ChangeAuditor;
  • Experience configuring and managing integration tools for call ticket tracking systems such as FrontRange HEAT; and,
  • Interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work well with others

Equivalent combination of training and experience may be considered.

The University: CCSU is one of four state universities with the Board of Regents for Higher Education Connecticut State Colleges & Universities. Excellent professors and a wide array of academic programs prepare students for success in whatever field they choose. CCSU’s motto is more than a slogan; it articulates the University’s commitment to students: “Start with a dream. Finish with a future.” The Princeton Review selected CCSU as one of "The Best Northeastern Colleges." CCSU serves approximately 12,200 students - 9,500 undergraduates, and 2,700 graduates. CCSU is richly diverse: more than 20 percent of students are of traditional minority heritage. Visit our web site at

The Community: CCSU is located in New Britain, a city of some 70,000, within a 10-minute drive to the state capital in Hartford. New Britain is home to the nationally recognized New Britain Museum of American Arts and offers a range of cultural opportunities, including the New Britain Symphony Orchestra, the New Britain Rock Cats (Double A professional baseball), two theatres, and an extensive park system. The University is approximately two hours (by car) from both Boston and New York City.

Application & Appointment: For full consideration, applications must be received by Friday, May 23, 2014. Salary is commensurate with education and experience. To begin the application process, click on the Apply Now button and submit the following:

  • Letter of interest addressing all the qualifications for the position;
  • Current resume; and,
  • Names of three current professional references with mail and email addresses, and phone .numbers.

Please make sure your Social Security Number is not listed on any documents submitted. Redact any personally identifiable information. 

For more information contact Chad Albert at


CCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.