One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital management companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (NYSE: UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing since its inception to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenues of $10 billion and 83,000 employees. In 2018, UHS was recognized for the eighth consecutive year as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; and in 2017, ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 83,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate IS Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Senior System Administrator-SharePoint.
Leads the administration, enhancement, maintenance and overall health of the UHS SharePoint portal. Works with business stakeholders, business leaders, and subject matter experts from cross-functional teams to gather and document SharePoint application requirements to meet business needs. Maintains responsibility for the implementation and customization of SharePoint Portals, content management sites or web-based collaborative workspaces. Leads the technical strategy, direction, and support for the organization's SharePoint technologies including maintenance and upgrades. Ensures overall availability, reliability, performance and security for the SharePoint environment. Plays multiple roles with all aspects of SharePoint administration including: providing day-to-day maintenance and support of the SharePoint Portal environment; providing guidance and support for facility and Corporate intranets; serving as the subject matter expert for large scale SharePoint deployments and working with key stakeholders to deliver SharePoint based applications that address business requirements.
Key Responsibilities include:
Maintains the UHS SharePoint farms and site collections; responsible for the operation, maintenance, and upgrades to collections of enterprise-level SharePoint Servers ensuring overall reliability and availability.
Troubleshoots functional and technical incidents occurring within SharePoint. Provides support to diagnose SharePoint related issues and performs root cause analysis.
Researches Microsoft best practices, and recommends the approach for applying hot fixes, patches, cumulative updates, and service packs that meet security and functionality requirements.
Develops basic and advanced SharePoint artifacts, including (but not limited to) web parts, custom fields, custom lists, views, and content types, sites and sub-sites, lists, and libraries.
Maintains and coordinates SharePoint backups and disaster recovery procedures.
Manages end-user accounts, permission and access rights in accordance with policies and best-practices while maintaining privacy and security standards.
Designs and configures custom SharePoint applications, web parts, workflow features, custom forms, and other custom functionality.
Develops, configures and supports SharePoint sites for Corporate and facility intranets, team sites, and other collaboration work spaces.
Recommends and creates policies for SharePoint governance and administration.
Coordinates approved application and configuration changes with the site owners and maintains an approved configuration baseline; shepherds changes through the change control management process.
Manages site quotas and file size limits.
Mentors and develops SharePoint expertise within the user community.
Takes personal initiative to identify, analyze, resolve and deliver solutions for problems and opportunities concerning SharePoint.
Performs other duties related to SharePoint administration, development, and production support as needed.