Job Description

Systems / LAN Administrator

  • 492750
  • Full-time


The Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), Arizona’s Medicaid agency, is driven by its mission to deliver comprehensive, cost-effective health care to Arizonans in need. AHCCCS is a nationally acclaimed model among Medicaid programs, and a recipient of multiple awards for excellence in workplace effectiveness and flexibility. Among government agencies, AHCCCS is recognized for high employee engagement and satisfaction, supportive leadership, and flexible work environments, including remote work opportunities. With career paths for seasoned professionals in a variety of fields, entry-level positions, and internship opportunities, AHCCCS offers meaningful career opportunities in a competitive industry. AHCCCS employees are passionate about their work, committed to high performance, and dedicated to serving the citizens of Arizona.

Systems / LAN Administrator


Posting Details:

Salary: $60,000 - $65,000 

Grade: 24

Job Summary:

The Information Services Division (ISD) is looking for a highly motivated individual to join our team as a Systems / LAN Administrator. This position is part of the Network Services Team and plays a crucial role in the ongoing support of the design and administration of the AHCCCS Server/IT Infrastructure.

Job Duties:

* Analyze and resolve operations problems on the LAN servers

* Perform general network administration (e.g., adding/deleting users) and network services

* Provide technical assistance to internal customers and team members

* Perform backup and recovery of LAN servers. Installs and maintains operating systems and software on servers and user workstations. Create work plans for assigned projects

* Define, control and test LAN system security. Develop and write network administration and user documentation

* Install, configure, and monitor network and server operating systems

* Maintain technical knowledge by attending training courses and reading technical publications

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities (KSAs):

* Microsoft Windows Server and PC software; VMWare virtualization technologies

* Experience with supporting an enterprise IT environment for a medium sized enterprise of 500+ users; maintaining large number of Microsoft Windows servers in an enterprise environment

* Experience with client services including MS Active Directory, MS DHCP Server, WINS, MS DNS

* Data backup methodologies and troubleshooting techniques

* Ability to interface with users and all stakeholders to determine their evolving needs; and working independently as well as in a team

* Principles, techniques, and operations of personal computers/computing, including networks and network hardware

Selective Preference(s):

* Minimum 5 years’ experience in the following Microsoft SQL 2005 Server and beyond

* Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and beyond

* Westbrook Fortis, Kofax application suite, Open Text Rightfax, ZenDesktop, NetScalar

* Microsoft Terminal Services


At AHCCCS, we promote the importance of work/life balance by offering workplace flexibility and a variety of learning and career development opportunities. Among the many benefits of a career with the State of Arizona, there are 10 paid holidays per year, accrual of sick and annual leave, affordable medical benefits and participation in the Arizona State Retirement Plan.

For a complete list of benefits provided by The State of Arizona, please visit our benefits page

Contact Us:

Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation such as a sign language interpreter or an alternative format by contacting 602-417-4497.
Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. Arizona State Government is an AA/EOE/ADA Reasonable Accommodation Employer.

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