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Dallas,  TX 75203
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DALLAS, TX, 75265-5999
Full-time · Day · 8a - 5p
Req # 20055917

Your Job:

In this highly visible, fast-paced, and challenging position, you will collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to provide the very best care for our patients. The Sr. Systems Administrator Provides technical direction within the team and across the Information Systems department. This position focuses heavily on firewall design, implementation, and optimization.

Work schedule will be flexible with remote environment with in office once every two weeks.

Relocation Assistance provided

Your Job Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, or related field or equivalent work experience.
  • Palo Alto and Fortinet experience a must
  • Citrix Xenapp and Netscaler experience preferred
  • Citrix, MCSE, VMware certification preferred

Your Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple Palo Alto and FortiGate firewalls via centralized management tools such as Panorama and FortiManager
  • Work extensively with other department team members, including Server, Network, and End User Support
  • Maintain a very high quality of work in challenging conditions
  • Focus on 5- and 10-year infrastructure improvements
  • Design and implement solutions in a complex, brownfield environment
  • Be knowledgeable on all aspects of IT infrastructure, including DHCP, DNS, Active Directory, Group Policy, PowerShell scripting, single-sign on (SSO) technologies, multi-factor authentication tools (Cisco Duo), Internet proxy servers, and more

Additional Information:

Methodist Health System is a highly revered, leading nonprofit healthcare organization in Dallas, Texas. Named on of the fastest-growing health systems in America by Modern Healthcare, Methodist will soon include 11 hospitals, either through ownership or affiliation. Our wholly owned and full-service hospitals include Methodist Dallas, Methodist Charlton, Methodist Mansfield, and Methodist Richardson Medical Centers; Methodist Richardson -- Campus for Continuing Care; and, opening fall 2020 Methodist Midlothian Medical Center.  Our affiliated physician organization is Methodist Medical Group, which includes more than 50 healthcare clinics, two concierge medicine clinics, an urgent care clinic and a virtual care platform known as MethodistNOW. At Methodist, we strive to have a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve -- one that is welcoming of the skills and talents of all groups.  Our reputation as an award-winning employer shows in the honors we've earned:

  • Magnet® designations for Methodist Dallas, Methodist Mansfield, and Methodist Richardson
  • A Best Place to Work 15 years straight by the Dallas Business Journal
  • A 150 Great Places to Work in Health care nine years in a row by Becker's Hospital Review
  • Military Friendly Employer
  • One of three 2019 Top Healthcare Diversity Organizations in the U.S.
  • Ranked No. 2 on DiversityInc's List of Top Hospitals and Health Systems in America, 2018
  • First member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network in Texas, since 2015

Our Care Commitments

  • Take Care of Patients
  • Take Care of Each Other
  • Take Care of Ourselves
  • Take Care of Methodist

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