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Network Administrator

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Day
Shift Length:  8 Hours
Primary Location (City):  Bellingham
State:  WA

PeaceHealth is seeking a Network Administrator for a 1.0 full time equivalent Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of 8 Hours.

Req ID: 191336


Responsible for the acquisition, installation, configuration, modification and maintenance of the System Wide Area and Local Area Networks.  Position requires a good working knowledge of LAN, MAN and WAN technologies and configurations including wireless, security and design concepts.  As part of the network team participates on organizational projects and initiatives.


1.        Analyzes computing needs based on consultation with customers to determine requirements and organizational direction.  Researches and recommends cost effective hardware and software solutions.  
2.        Designs, installs, modifies and maintains all network infrastructure hardware, software, and service in compliance with established architectural standards.
3.        Documents, monitors, reports and manages performance of network infrastructure.
4.        Troubleshoots all network infrastructure issues including availability, utilization, bandwidth, and latency.  
5.        Responsible for upgrades/patches to assigned Operating Systems, systems software, tools, networked components and applications as required by vendor partners.
6.        Participates in an on call rotation for system and network support. 
7.        Monitors and supports assigned network applications as required. 
8.        Performs other duties as assigned. 



EDUCATION: Degree in Computer Science or a related field; may substitute equivalent knowledge and skills obtained through a combination of education, training and experience.  


•    Minimum 3 years of experience as a  Network Administrator with WAN, MAN, LAN, and Wireless network technologies
•    Experience with the following
o    All routing protocols – BGP, OSPF, EIGRP, RIP, etc.
o    Cisco 9000, 7000, 4500, 3750X switch family expertise.
o    Cisco management software Prime Network Control System.
o    Juniper and Cisco Firewall platforms    .
o    WINS, DNS, DHCP, Active Directory, FTP and TCP/IP.
    Clinical or healthcare experience strongly preferred.


    Proficiency in the use of MS Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) required.
    Ability to work independently in an environment with multiple work demands and focus on detail.
    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    Strong organizational and analytical skills.
    Ability to manage multiple priorities, projects and display flexibility in a fast paced and changing work environment.


For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.


About Us

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system employing approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 1,200 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities in Washington, Oregon, Alaska.  In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, the legacy of its founding Sisters continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission. 


Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!  We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment!


To learn more please visit: jobs.peacehealth.org.  Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.


Location: Bellingham, St. Joseph Medical Center (216)
Job Category:  Business, Administrative & Facilities 
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: 8 Hours
FTE: 1.0
Work Type:  Full Time
Required Certifications/Licensure: None


PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran, qualified individual with a disability, race, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.


The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Nearest Major Market: Bellingham
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett

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