As one of the nation’s leading pediatric health care systems, Nemours is committed to providing all children with their best chance to grow up healthy. We offer integrated, family-centered care to more than 300,000 children each year in our pediatric hospitals, specialty clinics and primary care practices in Delaware, Florida, Maryland, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Nemours strives to ensure a healthier tomorrow for all children – even those who may never enter our doors – through our world-changing research, education and advocacy efforts. At Nemours, our Associates help us deliver on the promise we make to every family we have the privilege of serving: to treat their child as if they were our own.
Nemours is seeking a Server Administrator (Full-Time), to join our team in Wilmington, Delaware.
As the birthplace of the Nemours healthcare system, the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, Del. honors our legacy of delivering exceptional care to the children of the Delaware Valley and beyond. Ranked among the nation’s best pediatric hospitals by U.S. News & World Report and honored with the ANCC’s Magnet Designation for excellence in nursing practice, we offer intensive and acute inpatient and outpatient services covering more than 30 pediatric specialties. In October, we will complete a multi-phase hospital expansion that will include new inpatient rooms, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Emergency Department. Additionally, Nemours duPont Pediatrics allows us to reach more children across the region through community-based physician services and collaborative partnerships with health and hospital systems.
The System Administrator position is responsible for the administration and management of enterprise Windows based systems, VMware ESX environment and Citrix based systems. This position will require an advanced technical knowledge of Windows systems to facilitate the install and management of the core operating system, IIS, Active Directory as well as the analysis and resolution of system hardware, software, networking and printing issues. Core responsibilities include building, installing and configuring all Windows based physical and virtual servers, deploying and testing the O/S, installing, configuring Citrix (if applicable), patching servers, performance tuning and printing issues.
Responsible for the installation and administration of INTEL based server hardware using fault tolerant technology including RAID, duplexing, and mirroring.
Responsible for the installation and administration of system software to include server based clinical and business applications.
Interact with Network, Storage, Database and application teams to configure and to optimize system use.
Work in a Data Center environment, completing cable runs, rack/stack servers, document hardware installs, and maintain overall cable organization.
Monitor and analyze server resources to ensure optimal performance
Provide technical support for server systems via troubleshooting and telephone support
Coordinate with vendors on equipment configuration and resolution of problems related to printing, performance and applications.
Make recommendations for upgrades and/or new server hardware, peripherals, and operating systems and accurately document hardware failures, repair, installations and removal.
Ensure security procedures are implemented and enforced.
Performs other systems related duties as assigned.
Associate's Degree required.
Minimum of three (3) to five (5) years experience required.
Clear, analytical thinking and problem solving ability.
Able to handle problems in a calm and responsive manner.
Excellent team and interpersonal skills.
***EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: Please be advised if you apply to this position, you will be asked to take an assessment as part of the application process. This could add an additional 20 to 45 minutes, based upon the assessment that corresponds with this position. Please allow yourself enough time to complete the test, as you will not be able to save your application and come back to complete it at a later time. Do not use your mobile phone to apply to this position; our assessment is not compatible with mobile devices at this time ***
Our dedication to professionals who are dedicated to children frequently earns Nemours a spot on the list of top workplaces in the communities we serve. Our Associates enjoy comprehensive benefits, including our unique “Bridge to a Healthy Future” pediatric health plan, an integrated wellness program, opportunities for professional growth, and much more. As an equal opportunity employer, Nemours focuses on the best-qualified applicants for our openings.
Nemours is committed to improving the health of children. As a non-profit children’s health organization, we consider the health of every child to be a sacred trust. Through family-centered care in our children’s hospitals and clinics in Delaware, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Florida, as well as world-changing research, education and advocacy, Nemours fulfills the promise of a healthier tomorrow for all children — even those who may never enter our doors. Nemours began more than 70 years ago with the vision of Alfred I. duPont to improve the lives of children and to do whatever it takes to prevent and treat even the most disabling childhood conditions. Today, through our children’s hospitals and health system, we directly care for 250,000 children annually in Delaware Valley and Florida, including families who travel from across the country and world to see our specialists — treating every child as we would our own. We also reach beyond the walls of our hospitals and clinics to be a voice for children on a national and international level, and to lead the way in prevention, intervention, education, and research. Nemours is growing to better serve the children and families in our ca...re. We have 1.1 million square feet of space currently devoted to providing children’s healthcare or under construction, all designed with significant input and advice from our patients and families.