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The Application Hosting Services Unit within Data Center Infrastructure Services has a need for a Senior IT Systems Engineer. The Application Hosting Services Unit is responsible for providing hosting services related to our Windows, Linux, and Web Technologies. For this position we are looking for a resource that has experience and familiarity of Web technologies utilized at Mayo Clinic, with an emphasis on IBM WebSphere Application Server. Web experience should include familiarity of Java Application Hosting, .NET Hosting, as well as container management (Docker/Kubernetes). Much of our web technologies run on Linux systems so Linux familiarity and scripting experience is preferred. Programming/Developer experience is a plus.
Under general supervision and guidance, the Senior IT Systems Engineer is responsible for the maintenance and support of moderately complex systems software and hardware computer systems at multiple Mayo Clinic sites. Actively monitor and respond to technical hardware and software problems utilizing hardware and software testing tools and techniques as well as assist in managing overall system capacity. May Interface with vendor support service groups or other external support teams to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance. Expected to contribute to the selection, implementation, and maintenance of custom system software, and/or the installation and maintenance of purchased systems software, plus the configuration and support of hardware systems across Mayo Clinic. May also be asked to evaluate new products/technologies to determine impact on existing system configurations; assist with cost/benefit analysis, and feasibility studies; and assist in preparation and presentation of proposals that consider alternatives and business case gains needed for comprehensive institutional consideration. Required to produce and maintain documentation such as systems requirements, designs, resource inventories and plans as requested by the work unit leadership. Works effectively across departmental organizations gaining consensus of stakeholders. Work will be reviewed for quality, timeliness, and adequacy at predetermined milestones. Develops and maintains effective relationships with the I.T. technical staff and management across all Mayo sites in the support of multiple projects simultaneously. May be asked to perform consulting tasks or act as an information resource and/or mentor both internally and externally to the work unit. Consistently demonstrates the ability to take responsibility and accountability for managing work with little or no direct supervision. Demonstrated ability to multi-task and prioritize issues appropriately. Must have demonstrated the ability to interact effectively with a variety of personnel at multiple sites. Candidates must demonstrate proficient verbal and written communication skills using English. Occasional weekends and evening coverage will be required. Participation in 24 x 7 on-call rotation also required. Must be able to see and hear within normally acceptable standards.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree plus 3 years of demonstrated technical experience or an Associate
degree plus 5 years of demonstrated technical experience. A high school diploma and 7 years of
demonstrated IT technical experience focused on managing operating systems, including configuration,
internals, and maintenance processes in a large, complex organization like Mayo Clinic may be considered in
lieu of the degree.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended. The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approx $3,416.00, based on a full-time position.
Typical schedule is weekdays, 8 AM to 5 PM.
This position is 100% telework within the United States.
We will not sponsor or transfer VISA's for this position.
This position may participate in an on-call rotation and project related work could require some weekends and evenings.
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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