Job DescriptionAt Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time. Job Summary
This paragraph summarizes the general nature, level and purpose of the job.
The Microsoft Systems Engineer supports the design and builds, manages infrastructure, and works closely with Infrastructure team and internal technical resources on projects, support, and capacity management with a focus towards Windows based architecture, Active Directory, Azure, and O365. Performs systems maintenance, upgrades, capacity planning, and administration. Develops, documents, and standardizes preventative maintenance routines to ensure system availability and performance standards on production systems. Investigates, troubleshoots, and resolves incidents and problems. Collaborates with network and storage teams to ensure infrastructure capability is optimized. Essential Functions
Maintains and support Windows/Active Directory (i.e. 2008, 2012, 2016) with environment
Contributes to the growth, ongoing maintenance and development of a large windows infrastructure on premise and in the cloud
Provides support for Microsoft Cloud platform - Azure and Office 365 / Teams
Performs system upgrades and maintenance tasks, including installation and configuration of Windows operating systems, administration of user accounts, and maintenance of system security posture
Provides production support to include problem resolution, technology moves, new user's configuration and user accounts, and hardware builds operating systems, application support desktop/laptop rollouts, administration, etc.
Manages On-Premise Exchange (i.e. 2013/2016) infrastructure
Provides support as part of the system administration team to harden, patch, and vulnerability remediation. Research and remediate vulnerabilities
Creates and maintains documentation related to Windows server, maintain Windows patching schedule and execute patches/version updates
Ensures server performance operations are in accordance with industry standards
Documents architecture diagrams, configuration procedures and process
Mentors/trains junior members of the team.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Information Systems/Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field or equivalent education and experience.
Experience: Five (5) years of directly related work experience in managing multi-site, multi-domain Windows AD environment, and managing on-premises Microsoft Exchange Environment.
License/Certification: (MCSA) Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate: Windows Server Certification, is required. (MCSA: Windows Server 2012 -OR- MCSA: Windows Server 2016)
Microsoft 365 Certified Enterprise Administrator or Azure(AZ-303, AZ-304) Solutions Architect Expert
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
Knowledge in system security standards, benchmarks and security bulletins
Knowledge of Windows fundamentals and scripting with the PowerShell/other tools
Knowledge of Azure Infrastructure, O365 and other applications and features. Design build and deployment with cloud tools is a preferred. Intune and Teams administration skills are preferred
Knowledge in general IT and Data Center infrastructure.
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
The Physical Requirements and Working Conditions in which the job is typically performed are available from the Occupational Health Department. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
At Stanford Children’s Health, we’re leading the way for pediatric and obstetric care. We offer several benefits options that provide choice and affordability so you can decide what will work best for you and your family. Your well-being is one of our top priorities. We offer competitive medical benefits to help you maintain your best health.