Senior Systems Windows Administrator for Information Services
Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas
Requisition #: 190001XR
We are looking for a Senior Level Windows Administrator. This person will supply 2nd Level and 2nd Tier Support, and at times will be called on to address 3rd Tier issues. You will be responsible for complex activities related to system administration. Ensures long-term requirements of multi-systems operations, security and administration are included in the overall information systems planning of the organization. You must be proficient in adding and removing drive space. You must be familiar with users and groups as well as issues involved with security rights. We use AND Drives to link to our PeopleSoft application. This employee will need good customer and communication skills and be able to provide solutions based support.
This role will be full-time and report to the University Center Tower in the heart of the Texas Medical Center. It will be eligible for all UTHealth benefits including low cost health care as well as an outstanding retirement program administered by the State of Texas. It has an excellent career path, and offers work-life balance in a stable industry.
Position Key Accountabilities:
Responsible for all procedures and processes necessary to ensure the safety and integrity of organizational servers, data systems, file structures, computer operating systems and computer system software.
Responsible for all activities related to system administration.
Assigns personnel to various projects, directs their activities, and evaluates their work.
Responsible for the installation, maintenance, configuration, security and integrity of computer operating systems and supporting software.
Implements operating system enhancements that will improve the reliability, safety and performance of the system.
Performs programming and testing.
Conducts studies of projected enhancements in hardware and software and presents recommendations to management.
Conducts performance measurement and evaluation of the computer system.
Determines and implements security and performance improvement activities.
Participates in all phases of total system planning and in the generation of justifications and specifications for facility requirements and enhancements.
Implements system software projects.
Plans and supervises training of systems administrator personnel.
Presents technical briefings.
Participates in formulation and implementation of installation standards and procedures.
Attends professional conferences and acts in place of supervisor as needed.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Ability to configure and administer diverse servers and computer operating systems. Familiar with WEB technology, database concepts and networking.
Bachelor’s degree, training in information technology or related experience in lieu of education
Three (3) years of experience in information technology support and systems administration in diverse environments.
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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Established in 1972 by The University of Texas System Board of Regents, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is Houston’s Health University and Texas’ resource for health care education, innovation, scientific discovery and excellence in patient care. The most comprehensive academic health center in the UT System and the U.S. Gulf Coast region, UTHealth is home to schools of biomedical informatics, biomedical sciences, dentistry, nursing and public health and the John P. and Kathrine G. McGovern Medical School. UTHealth includes The University of Texas Harris County Psychiatric Center, as well as the growing clinical practices UT Physicians, UT Dentists and UT Health Services. The university’s primary teaching hospitals are Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Children’s Memorial Hermann Hospital and Harris Health Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital.
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