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Senior Systems Engineer

Northwestern Medicine
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At Northwestern Medicine, every patient interaction makes a difference in cultivating a positive workplace. This patient-first approach is what sets us apart as a leader in the healthcare industry. As an integral part of our team, you'll have the opportunity to join our quest for better healthcare, no matter where you work within the Northwestern Medicine system. At Northwestern Medicine, we pride ourselves on providing competitive benefits: from tuition reimbursement and loan forgiveness to 401(k) matching and lifecycle benefits, we take care of our employees. Ready to join our quest for better?


Senior Systems Engineers for Chicago, IL location. Provide technical guidance and support for computing systems and systems integration across server/distributed system environment. Design, implement, and admin messaging and collaboration platforms. Conduct analyzes, recommend and present performance and capacity analysis to assure systems reliability. Use diagnostic skills to coordinate problem determination and solution. Determines strategy and supports system to network connectivity and interfacing reviews technology projects, analyzes business requirements, recommends system changes and write technical specifications. Manages multiple domains, hybrid messaging and collaboration systems, multiple versions of Exchange server, migration to Exchange Online. Implement SSO with MFA & conditional access policies. Technical Environment: Office365(admin and troubleshoot), Active Directory, AD Federation Services, Azure AD, & AD Connect; managing, PowerShell, Cisco IronPort, MDM, Systrack.


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering or related field plus 7 years of progressive experience in the job offered or in System Administration/Engineering required. Requires 7 years with: Messaging & collaboration platform administration (include design and implement); Admin & troubleshoot of Office365, Azure AD & ADConnect; AD FS; multi domain management; managing hybrid messaging and collaboration systems; managing multiple versions of Exchange server. Experience must include: implement SSO with MFA & conditional access policies; migration to Exchange Online. Requires rotating 24 hour on call availability. Background check and drug test required.

Equal Opportunity

Northwestern Medicine is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation or any other protected status.

Northwestern Medicine is dedicated to providing the most advanced healthcare to the communities and patients we serve. The Northwestern Medicine clinical and administrative staff, medical and science faculty and medical students come together everyday with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

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