• Web Systems Administrator

    Job Locations US-VA-Richmond | US-VA-Charlottesville | US-VA-Chesapeake | US-VA-Danville | US-VA-Harrisonburg, VA | US-VA-Lynchburg | US-VA-Alexandria | US-VA-Radford | US-NC-Raleigh | US-VA-Bristol
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  • About Us

    Don’t just find a job, find your WHY at a purpose-driven organization; discover a career at Virginia Premier.
    By blending quality benefits, affiliating with the world-renowned VCU Health System and offering career-advancing development programs, we allow our employees to focus on the meaningful work of improving and saving the lives of more than 200,000 people throughout the state of Virginia.
    At Virginia Premier, we are building an industry leading health care organization through dedicated teams that have heart, provide top-notch quality member services and embrace our mission of inspiring healthy living within the communities we serve. Our vision is to connect people to innovation, quality and affordable health care for all phases of life.
    If this sounds like you, read on!


    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. Complete support of Va Premier's website.

    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.


    • 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



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


    • Familiarity / understanding of DMZ, load balancing, firewalls, DNS and related protocols
    • 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


    • 5 years in information technology
    • 3 - 5 years of work experience in web server configuration and administration
    • Proven experience supporting a public facing website


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

    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!


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