Network/Desktop Systems Analyst

City of Ellensburg   Ellensburg, WA   Full-time     Information Services / Technology (IT)
Posted on September 22, 2022
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Network/Desktop Systems Analyst


Open Date:  September 21, 2022

Close Date:  Open Until Filled, First Review will be October 7, 2022

Recruitment Description: 

The City of Ellensburg has a vacancy in our IT Division for a Network/Desktop Systems Analyst.    

We are looking for someone to provide customer friendly technical/operational support to all City departments and ensure reliable availability of the City’s servers, network, systems, and programs

The Network/Desktop Systems Analyst performs a variety of technology support services, including, but not limited to: skilled and service-oriented technical support to employees of the City who have varying levels of knowledge and comfort with technology, analysis and maintenance of the City network, servers, and operating systems, and software identification, procurement, and installation. 

This is a full-time, benefited position.  Benefits include medical, dental, life, and disability insurance; Retirement under the Washington State Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), and vacation, sick leave, holidays, exempt leave and employee choice days.   

Salary:  $5,229- $6,972/month (FLSA Exempt) plus excellent benefits


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science
  • Five (5) years of increasingly responsible professional network/IT experience working with Windows server and desktop operating systems, and providing excellent customer service
  • An equivalent combination of education, training and/or experience may be considered if it provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this position


  • Valid State driver’s license, or have the ability to obtain one prior to employment, and maintain insurable driving record
  • First aid/CPR/AED certification, or ability to obtain within six (6) months
  • Prior to employment applicants are required to pass a background check and must not have any felony convictions or disqualifying criminal histories within the past seven (7) years; applicant must complete a Criminal Justice Information Systems (CJIS) training exam within three (3) months of their hire date.
  • Minimum:

-  A+ Certificate

-  Microsoft Technology Associate


  • Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA) OR Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE)
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) OR Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Experience with FortiGate

To view a complete job description with detailed duties, responsibilities, and necessary knowledge, skills, and abilities and information on how to apply, visit the employment section of our website at  This position is Open Until Filled.  First review will take place on 10/07/2022.  EOE.