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Sanford Health Storage Administrator - IT Production Services in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Storage Administrator | IT Production Services | Multi-City

City: Multi-City

State: Multi-State

Department : IT Production Services - Server

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


*This opening will be filled in Sioux Falls, SD or Fargo, ND.

The Storage Administrator provides coordination, planning, design, installation, maintenance and support for enterprise level storage systems and backup systems, including system software, hardware and utilities. Document and present storage criteria and specifications for system modification and the criteria for testing of new equipment and specifications. Support network tests to validate interoperability changes on the operational network and report and provide mitigation plans on any findings. Utilization of designated tools to monitor storage system performance, as well as gather historical records of this performance to create effective storage subsystem performance presentations. This data will be used to present factual statistical data to represent perceived performance issues. Adjust all performance settings of individual storage appliances, software, data replication, snapshots, and backup configurations in order to optimize storage. Optimize storage performance tools, and recommend corrective actions to any real and perceived performance problems. Collaborate with team members to derive a collectively agreed upon course of action while informing appropriate leadership.


Uses reference materials to diagnose and resolve basic problems. Monitors storage management performance and capacity problems; recommends corrective actions. Approve, schedule, plan, and supervise the installation and testing of new products and improvements to computer systems, such as the installation of new databases. Assists in analyzing storage hardware scalability in the local environment. Evaluates and implements new storage technologies. Works with data security staff to define back-up and storage standards. Develop standards and guidelines to guide the use and acquisition of software and to protect vulnerable information. Designs capacity and performance management best practices. Plan, coordinate and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure. Specify users and user access levels for each segment of database.


Bachelor's Degree in technology related field required.

Three years of experience in system administration and storage management.

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City: Multi-City

State: Multi-State

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD10408