WMU Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine

  • IT Network Systems Analyst

    Job Locations US-MI-Kalamazoo
    Posted Date 8 hours ago(2/21/2019 11:38 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Information Technology
    Target Salary
  • Overview

    Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine has an exciting opportunity for a Network Systems Analyst within our Information Technology Department.  You would be responsible for administering and maintaining all data network equipment including switches, routers, firewalls and wireless infrastructure.  Assists in monitoring network traffic for connectivity, congestion, security issues, etc.


    • Resolves and monitors all hardware and software problems related to networking equipment.
    • Ability to follow and establish norms for documentation and reporting of activities.
    • Assists in implementation of new systems and the upgrading of existing systems.
    • Helps ensure network and data security.
    • Provides support for all network hardware, software and systems including upgrades.
    • Establishes and maintains technical documentation of all computer systems (hardware, cabling, etc.)
    • Provides tactical and strategic input on overall network planning and related projects.
    • Availability to work occasional overtime on weekends or evenings to complete time sensitive projects.
    • Acquires knowledge for new technology and policy/procedure revisions.
    • All other duties as assigned.


    • Degree in a computing related discipline; or equivalent combination of education and/or relevant experience.
    • Minimum three years total of server and network administration experience in enterprise class systems required.
    • Competent knowledge of infrastructure systems including SAN/NAS storage, server virtualization, wired and wireless networking. Windows and Linux server administration.
    • High level of organizational skills and the ability to concurrently manage multiple tasks.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to interpret and/or discuss information with others, which involves terminology or concepts not familiar to many people; regularly provide advice and recommend actions involving rather complex issues. May resolve problems within established practices.
    • Knowledge and proficiency in grammar and spelling skills.
    • Ability to meet assigned deadlines.
    • Strong customer service orientation.
    • Demonstrates the ability to recognize priorities in organization of work flow.

    About Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine


    As one of the newer US medical schools, WMed is an exciting environment to pursue an academic career. The medical school is a collaboration of Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo's two teaching hospitals, Ascension Borgess Health and Bronson Healthcare. The medical school is a private 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation supported by private gifts, clinical revenues, research activities, tuition, and endowment income. WMed is fully accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) and also by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The inaugural medical student class graduated in 2018 after completing an innovative, patient-centered four-year curriculum that prepares them to be exceptional clinicians, leaders, educators, advocates, and researchers of tomorrow. There are more than 200 residents and fellows in ten residencies and three fellowships accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). WMed has Joint Accreditation for interprofessional continuing education, which incorporates accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The School of Medicine Clinics are housed in a modern 60,000 square foot clinical building on the Oakland Drive Campus and are accredited by The Joint Commission with recognition by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as a Patient-Centered Medical Home. The 350,000 square foot educational building on the W.E. Upjohn M.D. Campus located in downtown Kalamazoo underwent a $78 million renovation and expansion project including two laboratory research floors and a state-of-the-art Simulation Center that is accredited by the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. The Innovation Center on the Parkview Campus is a life science, technology, and engineering incubator serving the earliest startups to maturing companies with laboratory, office and conference space, access to core scientific equipment and expertise, and a wide range of support services.


    Kalamazoo is a wonderful and vibrant city, located midway between Chicago and Detroit. It is a short distance from Lake Michigan, and home to two nationally ranked institutions of higher learning, Western Michigan University and Kalamazoo College. Kalamazoo is known for its community focus and emphasis on access to quality education at all levels. The Kalamazoo Promise is a nationally renowned program in which graduates of Kalamazoo Public Schools receive free tuition to attend public and private colleges in Michigan. Kalamazoo and Michigan provide extensive entertainment and recreational activities, including opportunities to enjoy the outdoors, unique restaurants and shops, and a strong culture supporting the arts.


    Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer of females, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans, and actively strives to increase diversity within its community. We provide a drug- and tobacco-free workplace.


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