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Apprentice Systems Administrator, VSP Vision Care
Category: Health Care Industry
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-89771070

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  Job posted:   Thu May 17, 2018
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Apprentice Systems Administrator, VSP Vision Care
VSP Global is comprised of five complementary businesses that combine high-quality eye care insurance, high-fashion eyewear, customized lenses, ophthalmic technology and retail solutions, with employees in over 23 countries. No matter the role, we're all focused on a singular mission: to help people see. Learn more by visiting

General Summary

Under direct supervision, the Apprentice System Administrator aides in supporting operations and maintenance of systems hardware and software and related infrastructure. Assists in supporting the daily operations of the corporate infrastructure following predefined run books and procedures. Work with others to ensure that system hardware, operating systems, software systems, and related procedures adhere to VSP's processes and standards

Essential Functions

May perform one or more of the following under direct supervision:

Assist with system monitoring, verifying the integrity and availability of resources, systems and key processes, reviewing system logs, data, verifying completion of scheduled jobs such as backups, patching cycles and CMDB Discovery updates

Participate in ITSM processes including management of incident, change and request tickets and assist in problem analysis and submits recommendations for solutions

Follow documented guidelines for system implementations and software/hardware deployments, adhering to runbooks and written procedures

Support the automation of operational processes across the systems administration environment. It is preferred they have basic knowledge of a scripting language (i.e. Perl, Python, VBScript)

Team with senior personnel to aid in impact analysis regarding enterprise wide technology

Attend meetings as required, and participates on committees as directed

Job Specifications

Typically has the following skills or abilities:

Bachelor's degree with a technical major such as Engineering or Computer Science

One year of related experience

Effectively communicate information to a wide variety of technical and non-technical employees

Proficient with the MS Office Suite of products, flowcharting, document management, and graphics creation/editing software

Skill to report technical information in clear and concise language, appropriate for message and audience

Excellent analytical and problem - solving skills for simple to moderately complex problems

Excellent organization and time management skills

Meet organization best practices, expectations, and standards

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Is aware of risks and escalate as appropriate

Ability to regularly exercise discretion and independent judgment in the performance of his/her job duties

Working Conditions / Physical Demands

The working environment is generally favorable, lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc.

The above information in this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

VSP Global is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability or protected veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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