Platform Administrator 2

  • Oregon Health Authority
  • Nov 06, 2018
Full time Database Information Systems

Job Description

The Oregon Health Authority is modernizing and expanding their IT infrastructure and currently has a fantastic opportunity for an IT Professional with Platform Administration experience to join an excellent team and work to advance their IT operations. 

The Oregon Health Authority promotes health equity by developing policies and programs to eliminate health disparities and reach health equity for all Oregonians. 

What you will do:
As Platform Administrator, you will serve as a technical resource on enterprise content management, collaboration and commercial off the shelf software products. Most of your responsibilities will involve business analysis and research, problem solving, and system administration.
Your work will be directly impacted by a large and complex computing environment with numerous operating system vendors, widely disparate hardware devices, and a broad range of internal and external customers and users. You will work with major applications that have critical regulatory requirements and deadlines. Problems with these applications could affect the operations of other state agencies and agency partners.
This position will give you an opportunity to help other IT staff solve problems and deal with major system crashes. You will also provide technical expertise for staff on new system development and existing system modifications.
In this exciting role, you will make technical recommendations to assist management with decisions and be responsible for project planning and scheduling. 

What's in it for you?
Collaboration in an open office with a team of bright individuals to work with and learn from. We offer full medical, vision and dental with paid sick leave, vacation, personal leave and ten paid holidays per year. If you are a Systems Administrator with Platform and Server experience, don't delay, apply today! 

This is a full-time, permanent position that is classified and represented by a union.
This position will be located in Salem at 3991 Fairview Industrial Drive SE. 



(a) Five (5) years of information systems experience in Platform or Server Administration;
(b) An Associate's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field, OR completion of a two (2) year accredited vocational training program in information technology or related field; AND three (3) years of information systems experience in Platform or Server Administration;
(c) A Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field AND one (1) year of information systems experience in Platform or Server Administration;



  • Platform/Server Administration experience in the following areas:
    • Design
    • Delivery of server based solutions
    • End user issue resolution
  • Experience working with the following technologies:
    • Windows Server
    • SQL Server
    • Internet Information Server
    • Active Directory
    • SSL
  • Ability to ensure that servers/platforms are compliant with Disaster Recovery policies.
  • Strong working knowledge of systems analysis and administration.
  • Expert-level knowledge of common network and server hardware/software components and issues as well as data center and/or help desk support.
  • Familiarity with ITIL based service operations processes.
  • Outstanding customer service skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge in the following areas:
    • Testing and release management.
    • Current trends, technological changes and developments in infrastructure specialties.
    • Information systems design.
  • Knowledge of SDLC Project Management methodologies.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field.
  • Experience in promoting a culturally competent and diverse work environment.


Systems Analysis - IT, Network and Server Administration, General-Other: IT-Software Development



$57,360.00 - $82,932.00 Annually