Systems Specialist

RadNet - Greenville, SC2.7

Full-timeEstimated: $58,000 - $78,000 a year
Job Summary
The Systems Specialist is responsible for effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operation, and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. This individual:

Participates in technical research and development to enable continuing innovation within the infrastructure
Ensures that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to organizational values, enabling staff, and partners
Accountable for the following systems: Linux and Windows systems that support CIIS infrastructure; Linux, Windows, VMWare and Application systems that support external and internal customers
Responsibilities on these systems include-SA engineering and provisioning, operations and support, maintenance and research and development to ensure continual innovation

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

SA Engineering and Provisioning

Engineering of SA-related solutions for various project and operational needs
Installs new/rebuilds existing servers and configures hardware, peripherals, services, settings, directories, storage, etc. in accordance with standards and project/operational requirements.
Installs and configures systems such as supports CIIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications
Develops and maintains installation and configuration procedures
Contributes to and maintains system standards
Researches and recommends innovative, and where possible automated approaches for system administration tasks; identifies approaches that leverage our resources and provide economies of scale

Operations and Support

Performs daily system monitoring, verifies the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes, reviews system and application logs, and verifies completion of scheduled jobs such as backups
Performs regular security monitoring to identify any possible intrusions
Performs daily backup operations, ensuring all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media, recovery tapes or disks are created, and media is recycled and sent off site as necessary
Windows Active Directory configurations and modifications
Creates, changes, and deletes user accounts per request
Provides support per request from various constituencies; investigates and troubleshoots issues
Repairs and recovers from hardware or software failures; coordinates and communicates with impacted constituencies


Applies OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis, and upgrades administrative tools and utilities; configures /adds new services as necessary
Upgrades and configures system software that supports CIIS infrastructure applications or Asset Management applications per project or operational needs
Maintains operational, configuration, or other procedures
Performs periodic performance reporting to support capacity planning
Performs ongoing performance tuning, hardware upgrades, and resource optimization as required; configures CPU, memory, and disk partitions as required
Maintains data center environmental and monitoring equipment

Complexity/Problem Solving

Deals with a variety of problems and sometimes needs to decide which answer is best. The questions/issues are typically clear and requires determination of which answer (from a few choices) is the best


Decisions normally have a noticeable effect department-wide and company-wide and judgment errors can typically require one to two weeks to correct or reverse

Communications/Interpersonal Contacts

Interprets and/or discusses information with others, which involves terminology or concepts not familiar to many people; regularly provides advice and recommends actions involving rather complex issues; resolves problems within established practices
Provides occasional guidance, some of which is technical

PLEASE NOTE: This is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of the position described above. Other functions may be assigned and management retains the right to add or change duties at any time.

Minimum Qualifications, Education and Experience

Systems Administration/System Engineer certification in Unix and Microsoft.
One to three years system administration experience.
Two plus years of healthcare applications specialist experience.

Quality Standards

Communicates, cooperates, and consistently functions professionally and harmoniously with all levels of supervision, co-workers, patients, visitors, and vendors.
Demonstrates initiative, personal awareness, professionalism and integrity, and exercise confidentiality in all areas of performance.
Follows OSHA regulations, RadNet and site protocols, policies and procedures.
Follows HIPAA, compliance, privacy, safety and confidentiality standards at all times.
Practices universal safety precautions.
Promotes good public relations on the phone and in person.
Adapts and is willing to learn new tasks, methods, and systems.
Reports to work regularly as scheduled; consistently punctual with respect to working hours and lunch schedules, and maintains satisfactory personal attendance in accordance with RadNet guidelines.
Completes job responsibilities in a quality and timely manner.

Physical Demands
This position often requires sitting, standing, walking, bending, twisting, reaching with hands and arms, using hands and fingers, handling, or feeling, speaking, listening, and high-level cognitive thinking. Also, must be able to lift up to 10 pounds occasionally. The position requires the ability to travel (~75% of time), drive a vehicle, and utilize other forms of transportation. May require working evenings and weekends, sometimes with little advanced notice.

Working Environment
An office setting.

RadNet is an equal employment opportunity employer and treats all applicants and employees in a fair and non-discriminatory manner without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender, gender-identity, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, citizenship, age, mental or physical disability, veteran/military status, qualified disabled veteran, marital/ domestic partnership status, religious creed, medical condition, sexual orientation, political activity, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. RadNet does participate in E-I9 Verify.