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University of Utah Health Systems Administrator in Murray, Utah

Overview

See required qualifications for both level 1 and level 2 Systems Administrator below. Highly prefer someone with Microsoft System Administration experience.

As a patient-focused organization, University of Utah Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of people through patient care, research and education. Success in this mission requires a culture of collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. University of Utah Health seeks staff that are committed to the values of compassion, collaboration, innovation, responsibility, diversity, integrity, quality and trust that are integral to our mission. EO/AA

Located just 10 minutes south of Salt Lake City (SLC), this position performs the install of software releases and system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches, and helps identify and troubleshoot software and performance related problems. Performs and helps define routine system backups and recovery tasks. Maintains and monitors systems, including configurations and alerts to ensure data integrity, continuity and availability. This position has no responsibility for providing care to patients.

Responsibilities

  • Supports Microsoft Windows Server or UNIX environment.

  • Analyzes system logs or events and identify potential issues with servers.

  • Develops, documents and performs tasks needed to integrate new technologies into existing data center environments.

  • Completes audits and reviews of systems and software and network infrastructure.

  • Completes data backups and migrations as needed.

  • Applies operating system updates, patches, and configuration in coordination with senior Team members.

  • Assists in the development of scripts to install and configure new hardware and software.

  • Adds, removes, or updates user account information, resetting passwords, etc.

  • Investigates technical queries and resolves user issues.

  • Documents the configuration of systems and processes in collaboration with senior Team members.

  • Triages and remediates reported problems.

  • Collaborates with senior Team members on system performance tuning and testing.

  • Contributes to the development of protocols to validate that the system infrastructure is up and running.

  • Understands, follows, and implements appropriate change management controls.

Knowledge / Skills / Abilities

  • Intermediate understanding of Microsoft Active Directory and Group Policies.

  • Detail oriented, process focused, ability to learn in a fast paced environment and communicate effectively.

  • Knowledge of and adherence to change control processes in a large production environment.

  • Document and perform the deployment of highly available technologies leveraging replication, load balancing, and geographic clustering.

  • Perform the install and configuration of server hardware including operating system in collaboration with senior Team members.

  • Participate in standard monitoring requirements and scripting or applying additional setting requirements in collaboration with senior Team members.

  • Ability to triage and perform troubleshooting hardware and system level problems.

  • Participate in the architecture and design of systems configurations from system architects.

  • Follow established implementation standards and guidelines in collaboration with senior team members.

  • Performs the documentation of implementation and installation guidelines in collaboration with senior Team members.

  • Ability to understand and adhere to security policies and procedures.

Qualifications

Qualifications Sys Admin II Requirement:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Business, or equivalent experience.

Sys Admin I Requirement:

  • Associate's Degree in a related area or equivalency.

Qualifications (Preferred)

Preferred

  • Experience in systems administration

  • Experience with Health Plan/Claims

  • Great communication skills

  • Experience with Microsoft suite of applications

  • Some experience with database config (Microsoft SQL/Oracle)

Working Conditions and Physical Demands

Employee must be able to meet the following requirements with or without an accommodation.

  • This is a sedentary position that may exert up to 10 pounds and may lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. This position involves sitting most of the time and is not exposed to adverse environmental conditions.

Physical Requirements

Carrying, Climbing, Color Determination, Crawling, Far Vision, Lifting, Listening, Manual Dexterity, Near Vision, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Walking

EEO Statement

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

Requisition Number 45124
Reg/Temp Regular
Employment Type Full-Time
Shift Day
Work Schedule 8-5
Location Name University of Utah Health Plans
Patient Care? No
City Murray
State UT
Department UIP CST 01H UUHP SYSTEMS DEPT
Category Information Technology

The University of Utah Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. The University of Utah Health Care is committed to diversity in its workforce. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

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