University of Utah Health Care

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Unix Systems Administrator III

Unix Systems Administrator III

Requisition Number 
27236
Reg/Temp 
Regular
Employment Type 
Full-Time
Shift 
Day
Work Schedule 
8-5
Location Name 
Information Technology Services
Patient Care? 
No
City 
SALT LAKE CITY
State 
UT
Department 
UUH ISC 17C ENTERPRISE SYSTEMS
Category 
Information Technology

More information about this job

Overview

As a patient-focused organization, the University of Utah Health Care 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 Care 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

 

This position combines technical systems administration with project leadership.  The incumbent will integrate and support complex systems which provide core services to the organization and support our business systems.  The person in this position will manage and administer servers, software for a variety of applications including packaged applications and custom developed databases and applications.

Responsibilities

  • Essential Functions

    • Installs, Upgrades and Manages Operating Systems for Hospital Applications.
    • Provides high level troubleshooting support for Operating Systems and application software.
    • Proactively monitors and resolves problems with Operating Systems and applications.
    • Support all aspects of web and server-based application servers in a 24/7 environment.
    • Advises and consults on application problems with the application owners.
    • Conceptualize, design and assist in complex systems and applications to enhance business processes.
    • Ability to work within teams like Network, Firewall, storage and DBA teams to resolve problems.
    • Participates in a on-call rotation in a high availability environment.

     

    Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

    • Administration, configuration, installation and troubleshooting of different Operating Systems (Redhat, Ubuntu, Oracle Linux, Solaris and AIX)
    • Knowledge of Enterprise Hardware Platforms (Intel x86, Oracle, IBM)
    • Knowledge of VMware ESXI installation, configuration and administration.
    • Knowledge of Oracle’s VM Hypervisor software is a strong plus.
    • Knowledge of System Configuration Automation (Puppet, Chef, Ansible)
    • Knowledge of Scripting or Programming to make administration more efficient.
    • Knowledge of Backup software such as Netbackup is a strong plus
    • Networking knowledge is a plus
    • Database knowledge is also a plus.

Qualifications

Qualifications

Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • Six years of equivalent experience.

Qualifications (Preferred)

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, Non Indicated, Pulling and/or Pushing, Reaching, Sitting, Speaking, Standing, Stooping and Crouching, Tasting or Smelling, Walking