• Web Systems Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-Richmond
    Job ID
    2018-4647
  • Overview

    The Web Systems Administrator position is responsible for administration of Virginia Premier’s web server environment. The current environment includes Windows, Apache, IIS, Tomcat, PHP, Java, Drupal, WordPress, and MySql.

    This position is a member of the Web Technologies team, which supports SharePoint, SQL Reporting Services, Project Server, Virginia Premier’s websites and web portals.  This position may assist with support of any technologies supported by the team.

    Responsibilities

    • Plan and apply updates, upgrades, and patches to web software
    • Apply web site security measures
    • Implement and configure web software to follow best practice
    • Implement a highly available, redundant web environment
    • Develop policies and procedures for updating and maintaining web software
    • Develop policies and procedures for backup and recovery
    • Test backup or recovery plans regularly and resolve any problems.
    • Maintain system performance by performing system monitoring and analysis, performance tuning, troubleshooting of hardware, software, and OS
    • Develop web site performance metrics
    • Document installation or configuration procedures to allow maintenance and repetition
    • Develop plan to keep WordPress and Drupal components current
    • Develop regression testing plan and procedure
    • Implement processes for code and content migration across environments
    • Identify, normalize, and transmit levels of access and security
    • Stay abreast of web technology stack options and make recommendations
    • Prepare technical documentation
    • Other duties as assigned

    Qualifications

    MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

    • BA/BS degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field preferred, or equivalent work experience

    SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE AND/OR SKILLS

    • Strong understanding of DMZ, load balancing, firewalls, DNS and related protocols
    • Strong understanding of SSL and TLS
    • Advanced knowledge of Windows, Apache, PHP, IIS and Tomcat environments
    • Experience configuring and supporting high availability architecture for web
    • Experience with MySQL database administration
    • Experience with software development processes and methodology
    • Experience working with application servers, web services, different databases, and networking at a troubleshooting level
    • Ability to communicate effectively in a non-technical manner
    • Deadline focused, detail oriented, well organized and self-motivated

    WORK BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE

    • 5 years in information technology
    • 3 - 5 years of work experience in web server configuration and administration

    PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

    • Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position.

     

    About Us

    Virginia Premier  is a managed care organization which began as a full-service Medicaid MCO in 1995. Partnered with VCU Medical Systems we strive to meet the needs of the underserved and vulnerable populations in Virginia by delivering quality driven, culturally sensitive and financially viable Medicare and Medicaid healthcare programs.  Headquartered in Richmond, VA we also have offices in Roanoke, Tidewater and Bristol with additional satellite locations allowing us to serve over 200,000 members across eighty counties throughout Virginia. 

     

    We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package to include excellent Medical, Dental and Vision Plans, Tuition Assistance, Infant-At-Work Program, Remote Work options and generous vacation and sick leave policies. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through various development programs, education, exciting projects and career mobility.  

     

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. EOE

     

    Our mission is to inspire healthy living within the communities we serve!

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed

    Need help finding the right job?

    We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Click here to get started.