Systems Engineer
North Kansas City Hospital
Kansas City, MO

About $82,000 - $110,000 a year

Here, you matter…We empower our employees to make decisions and challenge them to explore ways to advance patient care. Our committed and compassionate employees helped us earn Magnet® designation, the highest achievement a hospital can receive for nursing care. As a Magnet hospital, we work hard to create a hospital-wide culture of respect and collaboration. No matter your role, you are vital to our success. We encourage you to build great working relationships and take advantage of opportunities to achieve your professional goals. We also offer a competitive compensation package and generous benefits that includes tuition reimbursement.

Engaged and challenged… Under the direction of the IT Infrastructure Supervisor, the Systems Engineer actively manages the design, creation and maintenance of enterprise technology systems, including building, testing, implementing and troubleshooting. We are looking for a security focused Systems Engineer and value VMware and Dell/EMC Storage Area Network (SAN) experience highly.

A day in the life…

Provides Subject Matter Expertise in the technical management of virtual servers, physical servers and all associated hardware and software onsite and offsite.
Develops solutions, provides system performance evaluations, analysis and support of the integration and the processes and data flow of various applications.
Fixes complex system problems and assists users in defining needs.
Monitors systems and tunes them for optimal performance.
Ensures a high level of IT security on systems to ensure data integrity.
Maintains productive, collaborative relationships with team members, leadership, end users and vendor support, communicating and providing information regarding system status, workarounds, issues, necessary upgrades, as well as new component implementation and design.
Prepares and provides documentation as appropriate for designated systems.
Participation in a rotating on-call schedule as well as the IT Infrastructure Change Advisory Board (CAB) and associated Request for Change (RFC).
Other duties as assigned with competing priorities.

What we need (requirements)…

Bachelors (or 7 years direct experience as a System Engineer)
Five + years experience with Windows servers and Active Directory in physical and virtual environments.
Two + years experience managing Linux systems.
Two + years experience managing both block and file based storage devices, preferred experience in EMC storage.
Two + years managing medium to large VMware, Exchange, and Citrix environments.
Two + years experience in a healthcare facility or with a health care system.

What we ask for (preference)…

MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional)
MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) and/or MCSE (Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer)
Red Hat Certified Engineer (RHCE)
Experience with VMware, Dell/EMC Storage, Data Integrity, AD, Exchange, DNS, LDAP, Nurse Call, ServiceNow and other software.
Experience with Cloud Technologies such as Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services.

Job Details…

Employment – Full Time
Title – System Engineer
Industry – Healthcare IT
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