Duties: Duties include maintenance and improvement of the laboratory's Windows operating systems, Laboratory Information Management Software (USALIMS), network, and server in compliance with University and client (e.g. Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture) policies. The administrator will be expected to familiarize themselves with the analytical software packages used by the laboratory (Excalibur, Analyst), and to develop an automated reporting process that will integrate with the LIMS. Provide support and training to staff on Windows hardware, software, and networks as needed.
Qualifications: Five plus years of experience strongly preferred. Bachelor's degree and at least 1 year of operating systems maintenance and analysis experience* or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
*Required Windows experience in designing, implementing, and performing day-to-day structured operations for infrastructure servers, backup systems, storage systems including installation and configuration of the following services: DNS, DHCP, 802.11b/g devices, VLAN allocation, Dell/Sun server platforms, Microsoft SQL, Apache and IIS, SSH, SSL configuration and management, remote systems administration, monitoring tools and virtualization technologies (VMWare).
Exhibit exceptional expertise in the following core technologies: Active Directory, firewall security, load balancing, virtualization, network monitoring, switching, routing, and wireless management. Familiarity with Juniper Netscreen firewalls, SSL VPN devices, Symantec Antivirus Servers.
Experience in a hospital environment are a plus as is familiarity with University based computing.
Candidates must have advanced project planning, time management and prioritization skills and must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Audit experience and IT certifications preferred.
Reference Number: 58-25233
Salary Grade: B
Employment Type: Exempt
Org: Clinical Studies-New Bolton Center
Special Requirements: Background check required after a conditional job offer is made. Consideration of the background check will be tailored to the requirements of the job.
Job Family: E-Information Systems/Technology