Job Posting

Systems Engineer

Position Type:

  • Full Time
  • Staff


  • Hybrid

Franklin University is hiring a Systems Engineer for our Microsoft practice.  This team handles design, implementation, operational security, and support of our Microsoft services and infrastructure including Active Directory, Microsoft 365, federated authentication, servers, applications, and desktops.  We have a hybrid environment spanning Azure, AD, and 365, Linux-based applications and services, and our student information-based systems and applications. This position mixes traditional Windows administration work with code and automation-based approaches to build and manage a variety of solutions across our environment.

This position will be the primary implementation and maintenance resource for our growing code and automation practice and requires PowerShell and .NET experience in addition to traditional Microsoft and 365 administration experience.  The position participates in solution design as well hands-on operational support and shares in rotating On-Call responsibilities.

The successful candidate is seeking an opportunity to solve complex and novel problems, improve and enhance existing processes as part of a collaborative, high-performing team in an organization with an educational mission.  A Bachelor's degree in a related area with a minimum of 3 years experience with Microsoft technology management in an enterprise environment and including scripting/coding work is expected.  Relevant administration and coding certifications are a strong plus.  Preference will be given to candidates who will work an onsite hybrid schedule, but consideration will be given to candidates who work remotely. 

About Franklin University

Founded in 1902, Franklin University has built its reputation on removing barriers to higher education for ambitious adults who must balance their educational goals with other commitments. Accredited and nonprofit, Franklin has earned its long-standing reputation as an innovator in online education. The University offers applied, in-demand undergraduate, master’s and doctorate programs that enable adult learners to achieve their educational and professional goals. From entrepreneurs to CEOs, more than 50,000 Franklin alumni can be found around the world contributing to the communities in which they live and work.

Franklin offers a competitive benefits package, incentive program and free parking. In addition, Franklin provides free undergraduate tuition for employees and immediate family members, graduate tuition assistance for full-time employees and immediate family members, and a discount on doctoral tuition for employees.

Franklin University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Franklin does not discriminate on the basis of age, religion, race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, immigration status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or familial status, disability, or veteran or military status.