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Windows and Unix Systems Administration Computing Support Officer Grade 7

Posted: 13th October 2008

Windows and Unix Systems Administration Computing Support Officer

Oxford University Computing Laboratory has a vacancy for a Computing Support Officer who will specialise in supporting Windows and Mac systems and to improve technical documentation and utilisation of the helpdesk system which support the research and teaching of the Laboratory.

The Computing laboratory has an extensive network of computers under its control which numbers approximately fifty servers and compute clusters and more than three hundred PCs running either Windows XP or linux, (many are dual boot machines).

This post is to be part of the Windows and Linux support team who look after the (mainly) PC workstations in use throughout the laboratory. The work will involve setting up new and existing machines to a standard configuration, installing the machines in user offices and maintaining the software and documentation for users.

Further details of the post are available here.

Salary will be on the University grade 7 scale (currently £27,466 - £33,780 p.a - under review).

The post is available immediately, is pensionable and includes an annual leave entitlement of 38 days per year inclusive of public holidays and university closed periods.

Further details, including the application procedure is available here or via email request to

The closing date for applications is Monday 3rd November 2008.

Oxford University is an Equal Opportunities Employer.