Systems Administrator III maintains and supports the integrity of the operating system environment and various computer systems. Administers, installs and troubleshoots a variety of operating systems. Being a Systems Administrator III performs systems maintenance tasks, such as system back-up, recovery and file maintenance. Schedules, installs, and tests system software upgrades. Additionally, Systems Administrator III configures software and resolves technical problems. Monitors and maintains software licensing and maintenance agreements. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Systems Administrator III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Systems Administrator III typically requires 3 to 5 years of related experience.