Business Continuity & IT Facilities Planning
at Adventist Health System

Date Posted: 6/2/2017

Job Description

Job:  Information Technology

Organization:  Adventist IT

Shift:  Day

Job Posting:  May 1, 2017, 12:49:06 PM

Under general direction, responsible for managing the administration, maintenance development and implementation of recovery policies and procedures to ensure organization meets the disaster recovery objectives. Assists technical and clinical teams in the design, creation and maintenance of information technology project plans. Assists test teams in creating test plans and testing efforts. Direct or influence technology planning including cost information for major construction projects to ensure that the infrastructure will support the IT needs. Work with local facilities to ensure that AHS application and infrastructure standards are followed. Create and maintain a master inventory of standard equipment including pricing .

Job Requirements


•Project planning skills.

•Proficiency in written and oral communication skills.

•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.

•Strong interpersonal skills with a positive and enthusiastic “can do” attitude.

•Ability to gather, analyze, report and present information.


•Analytical skills to determine incident & event root cause.


•College degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or 7 years of relevant experience.

•Minimum of 7-9 years of experience in IT systems and network administration.

•Experience supporting Windows operating systems.

•Experience supporting Linux operating systems.

•IT cabling and power concepts & technologies.

•Demonstrated knowledge of building design and construction projects.

•Technical knowledge and experience with related building technologies including security and building controls.

•Technical knowledge and experience with infrastructure technologies including network, voice and end user devices.

•Experience with networking concepts & technologies including LAN/WAN technologies, network equipment, protocols & other communication systems.


•3 years of experience in a healthcare information systems management role.

•3 years operational experience in a hospital setting.

•IT construction related experience.

•Experience with SolarWinds monitoring tools.

•Change management experience.


•A+ certification. Extensive and proven experience may be substituted where appropriate.

•Server+ certification.  Extensive and proven experience may be substituted where appropriate.

•Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification.  Extensive and proven experience may be substituted for certification where appropriate.

•Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP).  Extensive and proven experience may be substituted where appropriate.


•Microsoft Certified Professional certifications.

•VMware Certified Professional certifications.

•PMI Certifications.

•BICSI structured cabling certifications.

•Industry recognized certifications in ITIL.

•Industry recognized certifications in IT Systems Administration such as Server & Network.

Job Snapshot

About Us

About Adventist Health System

Who We Are

We are one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.

Who You Are

You are a compassionate, talented professional who wants to work in an environment where you can live out your faith and your values. You are excited about being part of a team that uses the latest technology and medical research to ensure patients receive quality care, but who also recognize that great care is always personal. You enjoy going out of your way to make each patient and their family feel special, and are passionate about guiding them toward optimal health.

Our Community

Our community is global and so is our reach. From coordinating medical mission trips in Ethiopia to planting school gardens in Florida, we are constantly seeking ways to go beyond hospital walls in improving the health of our communities. As a member of our team, you will be encouraged to use your talents in fun, meaningful ways that bring joy and healing to people around the world.

Our Mission

Part of this worldwide network, Adventist Health System was founded in 1973 to support and strengthen the Seventh-day Adventist health care organizations in the Southern and Southwestern regions of the United States. Today it is a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction, comprised of 46 hospital campuses and nearly 77,000 employees.

Although separated by geography, each of our facilities is united by the mission of Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Today we continue the tradition of whole-person care by practicing and sharing CREATION Health, a blueprint for living a healthy, happy life based on the principles given in the Bible’s creation story: Choice, Rest, Environment, Activity, Trust, Interpersonal relationships, Outlook and Nutrition.

We provide comprehensive benefits, training and advancement opportunities. We care for our employees as well as we care for our patients.