Employment Opportunities

School of Nursing
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This position is for an enthusiastic system administrator managing many of the Hampton University School of Nursing’s (HUSON) computer client and server based technologies. This position is also responsible for recommending both short-term and long-term direction for the school’s technology needs and all aspects of systems administration (within the confines of the HUSON, under limitations set by the Center for Information Technology (CIT)) including applications, databases, and networks. This includes implementation, configuration, coordination, control, maintenance, troubleshooting, security, usage monitoring and the development of specialized system procedures.  

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the design of training, marketing materials and departmental reports and with the facilitation of technology used to promote the teaching/learning environment with faculty, staff and students.

  • Author in-service documentation for use of the School of Nursing technological facilities.

  • Manage all HUSON social media platforms.

  • Manage all objects in departmental Organizational Unit in Active Directory (in conjunction with maintaining email addresses in MS Exchange) to include shared folder and network printer access.

  • Manage the Learning Management System (using Blackboard Learn) for departmental use-in providing course and user support to faculty and students in addition to organizational communication to faculty, staff and students.

  • Provide local online support for Certified Background (Profile) compliance tracking and background screening services system.

  • Provide support for Evolve-Elsevier’s Health Education Systems Incorporated (HESI) Testing Platform.

  • Provide technical support to all SON faculty, staff, and students.

  • Recommend and submit purchase requests for all technology, maintenance and upgrade plans. Main activities include maintaining relationships with computer resellers, technical support representatives, and tracking the shipping and receiving of new and/or replacement computer systems and parts.

  • All other duties as assigned by Supervisor.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, related engineering field, or equivalent training and/or experience

  • Excellent communications and interpersonal skills

  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team and independently on important projects

  • PREFERRED: Current Windows Certification


  • Three or more years of supporting and troubleshooting Windows and Mac based clients.

  • Experience supporting locally and network attached printers.

  • Experience in Windows Server administration.

  • Well versed in Active Directory and group policy.

  • Strong sense of logic and troubleshooting ability.

  • Familiarity with current scripting and automation methods.

  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS and other web-based technologies.

  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office 2016 Office suite.

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and a completed Application for Educational Support Staff Employment either in person, via email at HROffice@hamptonu.edu, or fax to (757) 727-5969: 

Office of Human Resources

Hampton University

Hampton, VA 23668

 **No phone calls

**Incomplete applications will not be considered

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