Senior Systems Engineer

Location
Dallas Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Jun 14, 2018
Closes
Jun 26, 2018
Ref
77136-en_US
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Developer

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you'll be part of a team that's providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you'll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients-and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system.  Parkland has earned distinction as one of America's Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.
PRIMARY PURPOSE

-Under general direction, responsible for planning and engineering Parkland's systems infrastructure.

MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS

Education:
-Must have a Bachelors degree in Information Technology, or a related field.

Experience:
-Must have five years of experience working with IT systems infrastructure, to include experience working in one or more of the following technologies: Active Directory, Citrix, DNS & Networking, DHCP, WINS, Sharepoint, VMware, Exchange, Windows Server, SQL, SMS/SCCM, LanDesk.

Experience for Clinical Innovations Center only:
-Must have five years of experience working with IT systems infrastructure, to include experience working in one or more of the following technologies: Active Directory, Citrix, DNS & Networking, DHCP, WINS, Sharepoint, VMware, Exchange, Windows Server, UNIX, Solaris, Ubuntu, or Appache Hadoop.
-Must have experience in one of the following, or similar database management systems: Oracle, SQL Server, Postgres, MySql.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience:
-May have an equivalent combination of education and experience to substitute for both the education and the experience requirements.

Certification/Registration/Licensure:
-Prefer certification as a Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP), or possess a similar industry recognized certification.

Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be able to develop system specifications and decision flows, in the form of flow charts or equivalent techniques, from written business requirements.
-Must demonstrate the ability to develop system configuration/modifications from detailed specifications.
-Must be able to develop detailed operational documentation based on both existing and newly configured systems.
-Must be able to demonstrate a solid (everyday use) working knowledge of computer products depending upon the technical environment of the position.
-Must be able to communicate both verbally and in writing with peers and senior personnel to fully understand tasks and responsibilities.
-Must be able to demonstrate critical thinking skills, with regard to system issues.
-Must be able to accept verbal and/or written problems or direction from senior staff and business users and demonstrate an ability to prepare specifications that reflect provided information.
-Must have knowledge of products such as word processing, spreadsheets and management of database tables in a PC environment.
-May be subject to temporary reassignments to other managers, supervisors, teams and/or projects based upon the needs or priorities of the department.
Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.