IT WINDOWS SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR, UWMED FINANCE
|Req #: ||140429 |
|Department: ||UW MEDICINE FINANCE BUSINESS SYSTEMS |
|Job Location: || Harborview Medical Center |
|Posting Date: ||03/24/2017 |
|Closing Info: || Open Until Filled |
|Salary: ||Salary is commensurate with education and experience. |
|Notes: || This position provides opportunities to work in a fast-paced, challenging, diverse and rewarding environment. As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position click here. |
| UW Medicine's mission is to improve the health of the public by advancing medical knowledge, providing outstanding primary and specialty care to the people of the region, and preparing tomorrow's physicians, scientists and other health professionals. UW Medicine owns or operates Harborview Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Medical Center, a network of UW Medicine Neighborhood Clinics that provide primary care, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, Airlift Northwest, and other owned, operated or affiliated entities as appropriate. In addition, UW Medicine shares in the ownership and governance of Children's University Medical Group and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance a partnership among UW Medicine, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research, and Seattle Children's. |
UW Medicine Finance Business Systems has an outstanding opportunity for a Information Technology (IT) Windows Systems Administrator. This individual reports to the Support Services IT Operations and Support Manager and works directly with Harborview Support Services departmental staff to support and enhance non-clinical IT systems used throughout Harborview Medical Center. The IT Windows Systems Administrator is a technical resource for administration of servers and client applications, a training and support resource for end-users, and a business analyst/consulting resource for departmental managers. This individual is a member of a small team that supports a broad array of systems including building access control, security video, HVAC, point-of-sale, telephone systems, parking, and many others. Technical acumen, problem solving skills, flexibility in the face of changing priorities, and impeccable customer service are the hallmarks of the successful candidate.
Perform system administration functions in a complex Windows server environment that includes multiple database, application, web, and file services.
Install, configure, secure, test, and maintain new server hardware, operating systems, application services, and client software.
Implement challenging, vertical market software in a restricted environment, adhering to security policies and working with vendors to get software to run with least privileges.
Train end users and troubleshoot issues.
Collaborate with the enterprise I.T. teams to ensure smooth hand-offs between functions handled by the different I.T. units.
Maintain complete and up-to-date documentation.
| Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other field requiring advanced computer skills AND at least two-three years of professional experience to include: |
3+ years server and network administration in a Windows environment. 2+ years SQL Server administration or development. 3+ years systems analysis. 1+ years I.T. project management.
Advanced skill in Windows Server system administration to secure public-facing servers, configure and manage Windows networking and firewall, troubleshoot and resolve performance, connectivity, and compatibility issues, and automate processes using various scripting tools.
Experience with Windows 7 systems to be able to deploy client applications, diagnose 32-bit/64-bit compatibility issues, create/recreate user profiles, automate functions in batch, VBScript, and/or PowerShell, and identify Active Directory related issues.
Experience with MS SQL Server system administration strong enough to configure automated database backups, restore databases, and troubleshoot general SQL Server issues.
Working knowledge of TCP networking to be able to implement secure server access in public IP space, identify network performance and security issues using common diagnostic utilities, configure and test firewall appliances, deploy VPNs, and configure VLANs on managed switches.
Exemplary problem solving skills.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may substitute for stated requirements.
| Experience in a departmental or line-of-business IT unit. |
Experience supporting advanced building control systems such as lighting or HVAC.
Experience supporting security systems such as DVR/NVR, access control, or alarms.
Experience supporting telephony systems such as CTI, VoIP, key system/PBX, etc.
Experience supporting parking systems.
Experience with HIPAA, FERPA, PCI-DSS, or similar data security regulations.
|CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT:|
| 60% in an office setting, using an assigned computer to perform system administration work on multiple servers using remote access and administration tools. |
25% at customers' desks for software installation and technical support, which often requires walking from building to building and using carts or dollies to move PCs/monitors/related equipment.
10% in loud, air conditioned server rooms; standing at equipment consoles; or lifting, installing, or removing servers, tape drives, UPSs, etc., sometimes weighing 50 lbs or more (with assistance from other admins for heavier equipment).
5% in meetings, requiring sitting for 1-2 hours, listening to and understanding sometimes complex conversations, taking accurate notes, discussing technical topics, and making presentations to small or medium size groups.