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Windows Systems Administrator

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Position Description


Working with the IT Operations - Infrastructure Services team, the Systems Administrator – Windows role focuses on managing and administering systems in a Windows Server enterprise environment. The Systems Administrator will directly contribute to the implementation, support, administration and management of Windows and HPE based infrastructure throughout the enterprise.


  • Overall implementation and management of Windows based infrastructure. To include capacity, performance, availability, provisioning, and event management.
  • Work closely with various technology teams and provide technical expertise to guide them on integrating with Windows based products.
  • Engage with various technology teams as needed to troubleshoot, diagnose and resolve issues.
  • Hold technical and business related discussions with stakeholders from various parts of the business. Use information gathered to develop and maintain an environment that addresses needs of the business using infrastructure solutions.
  • Participate in IT projects and programs both independently, and with other infrastructure project teams.
  • Participate in on-call rotation.
  • Any Other duties as assigned.

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.    



  • 2 to 4 Year’s Experience
  • High School Diploma



  • Enterprise scale experience in Windows Server environments
  • Knowledge of Windows based technologies (Failover Clustering, File and Storage Services, Distributed File System, Windows Deployment Services, Group Policy, Print Services, Certificate Services, Active Directory and Exchange)
  • Solid understanding of broader infrastructure components (TCP/IP, DNS, WINS, DHCP, SMTP, LDAP, NTP)
  • Experience deploying and managing Windows patching solutions
  • Experience with enterprise scale system migrations and upgrades


  • PowerShell skills for automation and reporting
  • Solid understanding of various security solutions (encryption, certificates, PKI, IPSec, TLS)
  • Experience with VMware virtualized server environments.
  • Experience with HP ProLiant, BladeSystem and/or Apollo server platforms.
  • Experience with Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery.
  • MCSA (Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate) certification


  • Travel: 5%
  • Nights/Weekends: 5%


Fluent in the written and verbal skills necessary to successfully perform the essential functions, duties, and responsibilities of the position.


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.


DaVita provides reasonable accommodations to enable otherwise qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential Physical and/or Mental functions of a position.


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 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