Systems Administrator - ENT - Workstation Administration and Patching
University of Alabama, Birmingham
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Internal Number: T201772
Systems Administrator - ENT - Workstation Administration and Patching-(T201772)
About UAB Medicine
Located in Birmingham, UAB Medicine is one of the top academic medical centers in the United States and Alabama's largest single-site employer. In addition to providing health care services for more than 1.6 million patients annually, we are committed to educating medical professionals and advancing medical science through research. UAB Medicine is anchored by UAB Hospital, which has been named one of U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, ranked as America's No. 1 Best Large Employer in 2021 by Forbes magazine, and among the 150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare by Becker's Hospital Review, and we received a Top Ten Consumer Choice Award from National Research Corp.
UAB Medicine was recognized as a Magnet-designated organization for the fifth consecutive time by the American Nurses Credentialing Center Magnet Recognition Program(r) and is only the 21st hospital worldwide to receive this designation five consecutive times. UAB Medicine also was designated a Health Care Equality Leader by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for demonstrating leadership in LGBTQ health care and employment. We offer a competitive benefits package, 100% tuition assistance at UAB, and an exciting atmosphere for starting or growing your career.
A team of more than 400 professionals, Health System Information Services (HSIS) works to keep UAB Medicine's IT systems and infrastructure running smoothly to deliver quality care to our patients. Join our nationally ranked team at UAB Medicine, the No. 1 Best Large Employer in 2021 as ranked by Forbes magazine.
To maintain integrity of the operating system environment. To perform system software upgrades including planning and scheduling, testing, and coordination. To perform workstation and server administration setup. To coordinate disk space planning and management. To maintain growth statistics, space forecasts, tape libraries, and software and hardware inventories. To perform data backups and recoveries. To monitor and maintain continuity with system software licensing and maintenance agreements. To provide recommendations regarding hardware and system software planning and budgeting. To maintain production change control schedule and participates in change control.
Key Job Duties/Responsibilities
To conduct business requirements reviews, technical systems specifications and systems process analysis pertaining specifically to managed workstations and assigned servers.
To perform system software upgrades including planning and scheduling, testing, and coordination.
To develop detailed selection evaluation criteria for maintaining system management methods and solutions.
To analyze and re-engineer business processes using industry standard tools and methods with understanding of the technical and business environments.
To partner with business process experts to learn and understand problems with software.
To develop innovative IT solutions for risky and demanding business situations.
Working with Project Teams and vendors to test, package and deploy needed software solutions that are net new and to maintain/upgrade existing software solutions.
Maintain Workstation and assigned Server Operating Systems using Microsoft SCCM.
Utilize Desktop Management tools such as SCCM, HP Device Manager, Powerbroker, App Locker, PrintInstaller and others.
All these actions are to be framed and confirmed keeping security risk in mind and a commitment to maintain a high standard of security as it pertains to workstation and assigned server systems.
Salary Range: $60,835 - $98,855
Associate s degree in Information Systems or a related field and two (2) years of related experience required. Work experience may substitute for education requirement.
Maintaining Workstation and assigned Server Operating Systems using Microsoft SCCM.
Utilizing Desktop Management tools such as LANDesk/Ivanti and Bomgar
Familiarity with Linux or other Unix based workstations specifically thin clients is helpful.
Experience with scripting and packaging methods for deploying to a very large enterprise while maintaining quality and change control requirements.
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.