Senior Systems Administrator

Medtronic   •  

Fridley, MN

Less than 5 years

Posted 181 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Careers That Change Lives
As a System Administrator you will maintain, upgrade and manage our software, hardware and networks. Resourcefulness is a necessary skill in this role. You should be able to diagnose and resolve problems quickly. You should also have the patience to communicate with a variety of interdisciplinary teams and users.
Your goal will be to ensure that our technology infrastructure runs smoothly and efficiently.  This role will be deploying, managing, and operating scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems on AWS. Provide technical assistance in identifying, evaluating, and developing systems and procedures, which are cost effective and meet user requirements.
RTGThe Restorative Therapies Group develops life-restoring therapies and healthcare solutions that span the care continuum; integrating technologies and applying clinical and economic evidence to increase patient access, improve efficiency of procedures and deliver successful patient outcomes.
A Day in the Life
•Install and configure software and hardware•Manage network servers and technology tools•Set up and maintain accounts •Monitor performance and maintain systems according to requirements•Ensure security through access controls, backups and firewalls•Upgrade systems with new releases and models•Develop expertise to train staff on new technologies•Build an internal wiki with technical documentation, manuals and IT policies•Provide functional knowledge and maintain insight to current industry best practices and how they can be applied to Medtronic.•Provide support/consultation to RTG support organizations and functional teams.•Run day-to-day operations field issues management •Responsible for service delivery in the Production environment •Application service performance analysis, and generating data for traffic forecasting •Monitor application services (including on-callresponsibilities) and ensure alignment with SLA requirements•Other duties may be assigned


Must Have: Minimum Requirements
To be considered for this role, please ensure the minimum requirements are evident on your resume.
• 3-5 years of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Systems Engineering experience with BS Degree• Experience with databases, networks (subnetting/routing/dns), authentication (LDAP/RADIUS/Other), application coding (php/java/javascript) and patch management• Knowledge of system security (e.g. intrusion detection systems) and data backup/recovery• Ability to work collaboratively• Analytical problem-solving skills• Strong interpersonal, oral, presentation, and written communication skills• Prioritization skills• Meeting facilitation skills
Nice to Have
• AWS (Amazon Web Service) experience highly preferred • Ability to create scripts in Python, Perl or other language• Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms• Exposure to Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) software like Splunk, QRadar, LogRhythm and McAfee Enterprise Security Manager
About Medtronic
Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life.  We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be. 
We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.