Manager, Systems Infrastructure

Indiana University FoundationIT & Cybersecurity 6-8 Years

Job Description

Company Description
Are you a high-performer who wants to contribute to a mission-driven and values-based organization? If you are motivated by doing impactful work and making a difference in people’s lives, then the Indiana University Foundation (IUF) is the place for you. At the IUF, we believe in making the dream of higher education attainable, providing support for life-changing research, and preparing the next generation of leaders.

As a trailblazer among our peers, we provide fundraising leadership and endowment stewardship to support needs and initiatives across all of Indiana University’s campuses. As part of our team, you will help make IU donor’s dreams last forever.

At the IUF we work hard, celebrate achievements, and foster an environment where everyone’s contributions matter. We are nimble and innovative, and we want you to bring your ideas and energy to join forces with some of the best talent in our industry.

In addition to being part of a meaningful mission as an IUF employee, you’ll find there are many ways to connect and collaborate. Our diversity, equity, and inclusion initiatives ensure that our colleagues are celebrated for who they are and have a voice. Our FUNdation (see what we did there?) Committee helps us connect and unwind with food truck lunches, holiday gatherings, costume contests, free snacks, IU spirit-wear Fridays, and spontaneous gestures that surprise and delight. Our Wellness Committee ensures that the health and well-being of our employees is top of mind, offering yoga, a lunchtime walking group, meditation breaks, the Headspace app, and topical workshops. We encourage community leadership and service and make space for our staff to pursue their passions. Our total rewards philosophy ensures that we support employees financially, emotionally, and in their career growth. If the IUF sounds like a fit for you, we invite you to join us today.

Job Description
Are you an experienced Systems Administrator looking for your next challenge? The IU Foundation (IUF), IU Alumni Association (IUAA), and Indiana University (IU) are seeking a dynamic leader to join the team!

As the Systems Infrastructure Manager, you will lead a team of system administrators, database administrators, and applications administrators to configure, maintain, and secure all platforms, databases, servers, end user computer devices, and other infrastructure.

You will provide vision, direction, and oversight of the team by identifying risks, ensuring administration processes are standardized and will ensure that industry and vendor best practices are followed in the design, implementation, and maintenance of applications and infrastructure.

This role also involves serving as the most senior technical expert on the team, providing technical leadership and architecture in addition to coaching and mentoring of team members.

If you’re ready for an exciting new opportunity to work in the non-profit world Apply today!


Bachelor’s degree in a technical-related field preferred but not required

Minimum 5 years’ experience providing system administration to Windows Servers and workstations.
Strong preference for experience in Microsoft Azure computer platform
Experience Managing a team with varying areas of responsibility
Awareness of industry trends in infrastructure, cloud computing, server design, business continuity, security, endpoint management.
Demonstrated success building an environment of trust, collaboration, and open honest communication with internal and external stakeholders.
Strong written and verbal communication skills with emphasis on negotiation, conflict resolution and change management
A high level of integrity and adherence to strict confidentiality.
Ability to multitask and set personal and team priorities
Demonstrated analytical ability for problem solving
Ability to handle stress and work in an environment with competing priorities from multiple organizations
Candidates must reside in, or be willing to relocate to, Indiana. This role can be on-site or hybrid-remote (quarterly in-person team meetings required).

We are unable to offer visa sponsorship for this position.

Additional Information
A cover letter highlighting your interest in the organization, and your skills and experiences related to the position is recommended for your application to be considered.

The IUF is committed to providing a safe, respectful, and professional work environment that is free of Discrimination and Harassment. The IUF will not tolerate any form of Discrimination or Harassment based on the Individual’s race, ethnicity, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, sexual orientation, disability, gender identity or expression, ancestry, marital status, protected veteran status, pregnancy, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Posted On

May 25, 2023