Myriad Genetics, Inc. Windows System Administrator II in Austin, Texas

The Windows Systems Administrator II will be responsible for assisting in developing and maintaining the company’s Informational Technology systems that run on the company’s network infrastructure.

  • Responsible for assisting with developing and maintaining the company’s computer systems.

  • Monitors and enforces servers and systems under best practice guidelines.

  • Monitors and troubleshoots system and network performance issues.

  • Practices and maintains disaster recovery plans for associated systems.

  • Works closely with team members in developing and deploying computer systems.

  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

  • Performs as backup Helpdesk Support as appropriate.

  • To able to work weekends, as needed.

Nature and Scope

The Windows Systems Administrator II reports to the Sr. Manager, IS & Technology. The incumbent initiates, and develops processes expected to result in partial or complete project fulfillment related to products or needed information.

  • Five or more years in systems administration or related areas.

  • Strong organizational and project oriented skills.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Must be detailed oriented.

  • Willing to learn and understand current and future technology trends.

  • Ability to communicate technical information to non-technical personnel.

  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a team environment.

  • Ability to create, compose and edit written material.

  • Required skills

  • Windows Server 2008/2012: Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy

  • Microsoft Systems Center & Configuration Manager

  • VMware ESXi 5.0 or above & NSX

  • Symantec Backup Exec & NetBackup including LTO tape technology

  • Understanding of networking protocols (Cisco or equivalent)

  • Storage Area Network Devices NAS/iSCSI (NetApp preferred)

  • Computer and Network Security

  • Optional but desired skills

  • SolarWinds Network/Application Performance Monitor

  • VoIP telephony

  • Fundamental Linux experience

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; talk; or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop; kneel; or crouch The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and depth perception.

Myriad Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: MYGN) is a leading molecular diagnostic company making a difference in patient’s lives through to discovery and commercialization of transformative molecular diagnostic products that assess a person’s risk of developing disease, improve diagnosis, predict disease progression and guide therapy. We believe in improving the healthcare management of patients by providing physicians and patients with critical information across multiple medical specialties that addresses unmet medical needs. With fiscal year 2015 annual revenue of approximately $700 million and more than 2,000 employees, Myriad is focusing on strategic initiatives, including growing our existing markets, launching new products, and expanding our global presence to take advantage of significant long-term growth opportunities. For more information on Myriad, please visit the Company’s website at: Myriad is an equal opportunity employer and as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train and promote, in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status or status as a protected veteran. Reasonable accommodation will be provided for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. We believe that diversity lends a regional, national, and global advantage to the clients we serve. Our workforce consists of dynamic individuals, with a range of backgrounds, talents, and skills.

Requisition ID: 2017-6682

Location Details: SLC

External Company Name: Myriad Genetics Inc.