Job Functions, Duties, Responsibilities and Position Qualifications:
Remote - US
The AIX Server Manager's role is a hand's on manager responsible for the day to day AIX, UNIX server operations, long term planning and project execution. The AIX Server Manager will lead a team of Engineers providing mentoring, performance evaluations, prioritizing tasks and leading incidents through successful closure. The manager will configure and administer various IT systems, with a focus on maintaining security through confidentiality, integrity and availability. This individual should have demonstrable experience in AIX, Linux, Unix, Cache, and varying protocols such as HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, SSH, L2TP/IPsec with knowledge of TCP/IP and various web applications and troubleshooting. This is a hands-on leadership role with HR and Team Building responsibilities.
Manage the operating systems of the Sonic Healthcare USA non-Windows servers.
Review new system designs and major modifications for operability prior to implementation
Perform reviews of security architecture, information security administration and policy
Collaborate with Sonic staff in the evaluation of new software and hardware systems, particularly as they relate to Apollo
Collaborate with other Infrastructure teams to identify server, network and system vulnerabilities and the appropriate solutions to eliminate or minimize their potential effects
Collaborate with administrative and compliance staff in the development and maintenance of the Sonic Healthcare information policies
Collaborate with administrative staff in ensuring that departments have fulfilled their information security responsibilities
Manage Non-Windows server access and controls
Review and revise naming standards, access controls and security
Manage the annual audit of end user accounts and create remediation plans
Manage non-Windows appliances in the DMZ in conjunction with the Data Center Manager.
Manage Cache databases in conjunction with peer teams
Monitoring and incident responses
Monitor server logs for violations and issues
Investigate any actual or potential problems or incidents
Provide periodic reporting on issues
Training and Professional Development
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of available and emerging network, security and computer technologies through professional reading, attending industry conferences, and professional development (training, education, and participation in professional associations)
Review advisories posted through agencies such as CERT, Center for Internet Security, and SANS and recommends appropriate security improvements
Provide training for staff and management
Adhere to change management procedures and implement changes during defined and negotiated change windows
Help maintain proper documentation of the organization's computing environment
Help design and manage the business recovery and disaster recovery plans for the enterprise
Ensure that relevant policies, laws, and regulations are followed or enforced
Perform other duties as assigned
AIX, UNIX and/or LINUX server engineering level experience required
Security appliance administration
Internet protocol knowledge
MS-SQL or Cache experience
Varying scripting techniques
Web security knowledge and experience
Excellent troubleshooting skills
Ability to prioritize tasks as they arrive, and make decisions
Ability to communicate effectively through both written and verbal communication within varying levels of the business
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, business or related field, or equivalent education and related training
Minimum of 2 years experience as a Server Manager or Team Leader
Minimum of 5 years experience as an AIX, LINUX or UNIX Engineer
Minimum 3 years experience in a Lab or other Health Care environment
Experience in ITIL or similar methodology
Ability to travel up to 20%.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Sonic Healthcare USA, Inc
Sonic Healthcare USA is an equal opportunity employer that celebrates diversity and is committed to an inclusive workplace for all employees. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability, genetics, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
Sonic Healthcare USA is a division of Sonic Healthcare Limited, one of the largest diagnostic laboratory medicine companies in the world. We aspire to help people live better, healthier lives. We focus on delivering the highest quality laboratory information through our unique Medical Leadership model and federated structure, through regional diagnostic laboratories operating across the United States.
Since its establishment in 2007, Sonic Healthcare USA has grown to become the third largest laboratory medicine company in the United States, with operations across the country. From our boardroom to our individual practices, we are guided by the leadership of our medical specialists, senior scientists experienced managers, all of whom understand the unique demands and privileges of working to improve the health of our patients.