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Position Description

 

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB
The Administrator, IT Systems (Lab) under the direction of the IT Manager, Team Lead or other senior personnel, deploys the release of new technologies as well as designs, installs, configures, maintains and performs system integration testing of server operating systems, related utilities and hardware. Responsible for troubleshooting server problems as reported by users. Researches, evaluates and recommends software and hardware products.
Maintains a secure systems environment. Provides new hardware specifications to users based on application needs and anticipated growth, installs new servers and maintains the server infrastructure. This position reports to the Manager, IT (Lab).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
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ESSENTIAL FUNCTION
1. Maintain the system environments
  • Diagnose hardware and software problems and replace defective components.
  • Maintain and administer system environments, including computer hardware, systems software, applications software, and all configurations.
  • Plan, coordinate, and implement security measures in order to protect data, software, and hardware.
  • Monitor system performance in order to determine whether adjustments need to be made
2. Install and configure new servers, hardware and related equipment
  • Design, configure, and test computer hardware, networking software and operating system software.
  • Install and configure operating system and application software
3. Process Improvements
  • Gather data pertaining to customer needs, and use the information to identify, predict, interpret, and evaluate system and network requirements.
  • Recommend changes to improve systems and network configurations, and determine hardware or software requirements related to such changes.
  • Research new technology, and implement it or recommend its implementation

Here is what you can expect when you join our Village: 

  • A "community first, company second" culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • 2 to 4 years experience
  • Associate’s Degree or Apprenticeship
     
Specialized Experience, education, Training, or Qualifications
 
Preferred EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION, TRAINING, OR QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelors of Science in Computer Science, Information Technology or
Software Technology.
  • Windows and open VMS operating system environment
Required
  • Expert computer skills and proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and
Outlook.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, AND REGISTRATIONS
LANGUAGE SKILLS
Fluent in the written and verbal skills necessary to successfully perform the essential functions, duties, and responsibilities of the position.
 
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT
Level III – Moderate noise (e.g., business office with computers or printers, light traffic). No required tasks involve greater exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues than would be encountered by a visitor. The normal work routine involves no exposure to blood, body fluids or other hazardous conditions.
 
 ADA
DaVita provides reasonable accommodations to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential Physical and/or Mental functions of a position.
 
VISUAL REQUIREMENTS EXPERIENCE
Vision adequate to perform the essential duties/responsibilities of position. May be required to demonstrate the ability to differentiate colors on a test strip.
 
PHYSICAL DEMAND
Physical requirements can vary. These must be reviewed with management. However, in general, the position requires the following activities:
  •  Ability to lift minimum of 5 lbs to a max of 50 lbs unassisted and able to stand, sit, stoop, walk, stretch, reach, and use full range of body motions.
  • Manual dexterity as required for specific equipment and ability to use computer keyboard and peripherals.

 

About Information Technology

The Information Technology Department designs, develops and maintains software programs required to keep DaVita on the leading edge of medical technology. DaVita's Information Technology Department has both clinic facing and non-clinic facing subgroups that provide our clinician teammates the tools to provide quality patient care. DaVita IT utilizes designers, developers, system architects, project managers, application architects, nurses, trainers and many more professionals to incorporate the technology needs of our clinicians, business and physician customers.



Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
 
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
 
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
  
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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 


We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.
 
DaVita will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Windows Systems Administrator
  • Job Function: Information Technology
  • Location: 1991 Industrial Dr, Deland, Florida