Vanderbilt University Medical Center Virtualization System Administrator in Nashville, Tennessee

This is a full-time position with Vanderbilt University Medical Center and offers career growth, challenge and an opportunity to join a highly collaborative team. This role requires first-rate ability to implement and manage the systems and infrastructure components for enterprise, mission-critical computing environments in a Windows Server environment

JOBSUMMARY – Windows System Admin:

Manages systems and infrastructure components for mission-critical computing environments under occasional guidance. Provides support services for systems administration, networking, performance tuning, monitoring and capacity planning while adhering to enterprise ITIL process and procedures. Builds infrastructure to support business environment. Enforces policies and procedures for maintaining the security and integrity of the system and ensures the system meets availability and disaster recovery requirements. Ability to solve medium to complex problems.


  • Administers and manages Windowssystems of moderate to medium complexity - all aspects of planning,set-up, deployment, updates and maintenance.

  • Manages VMware vSphere,Microsoft System Center Configuration and Hyper-V environments

  • Ensures adherence to relevantsecurity policies and regulatory governances.

  • Mitigates hardware/softwareissues, performance bottlenecks and overall system health concerns

  • Provides technical guidance toVanderbilt community

  • Supports and implementsbusiness computing environments.

  • The responsibilities listed area general overview of the position and additional duties may be assigned.


Successful candidate will be responsible for managing a wide range of Windows based servers, troubleshooting support issues, installing new hardware and software, and supporting several ancillary systems. Candidate will possess excellent communication skills and be able to work under limited supervision. This support will be on premise and cloud based implementation. Assist in developing strategies for cloud based implementation and hybrid solutions.


In addition to offering a lively community that encourages learning and celebrates diversity, Vanderbilt University Medical Center provides its faculty and staff members with a benefits package that is comprehensive and flexible. Components for benefits-eligible employees include:


· Health Plan

· Parental Leave

· Life Insurance

· Retirement

· Short-Term Disability

· Long-term Disability

· Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D)

· Dental Insurance

· Group Discounts

· Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

· Vision

Bachelor's Degree (or equivalent experience) and 2 years relevant experience

Physical Requirements/Strengths needed & Physical Demands:

  • Sedentary category requiring exertion up to 10 lbs. of force occasionally and uses negligible amounts of force to move objects. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time.


  • Occasional: Standing: Remaining on one's feet without moving.

  • Occasional: Walking: Moving about on foot.

  • Occasional: Lifting under 35 lbs: Raising and lowering objects under 35 lbs from one level to another

  • Occasional: Carrying under 35 lbs: Transporting an object holding in hands, arms or shoulders, with help of coworkers or assistive device.

  • Occasional: Bending/Stooping: Trunk bending downward and forward by bending spine at waist requiring full use of lower extremities and back muscles

  • Occasional: Reaching above shoulders: Extending arms in any direction above shoulders.

  • Frequent: Sitting: Remaining in seated position

  • Frequent: Reaching below shoulders: Extending arms in any direction below shoulders.

  • Frequent: Fingering: Picking, pinching, gripping, working primarily with fingers requiring fine manipulation.

  • Frequent: Bimanual Dexterity: Requiring the use of both hands.


  • Continuous: Communication: Expressing or exchanging written/verbal/electronic information.

  • Continuous: Auditory: Perceiving the variances of sounds, tones and pitches and able to focus on single source of auditory information

  • Continuous: Vision: Clarity of near vision at 20 inches or less and far vision at 20 feet or more with depth perception, peripheral vision, color vision.

  • Continuous: Smell: Ability to detect and identify odors.

Environmental Conditions

Job Information Technology

Organization: VUMC IT Collaboration Virtuali 108092

Title: Virtualization System Administrator

Location: TN-Nashville-3401 West End Ave

Requisition ID: 1804815