Windows System Administrator in Nashville, TN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  843913

Apex Systems, the 2nd largest IT staffing firm has an opening for a Systems Administrator with one of our largest Healthcare Clients in Nashville, TN. This resource will work as part of a highly skilled and motivated enterprise engineering team focused on delivering EDI communication solutions to the entire enterprise.  The primary focus will be on designing, building, and maintaining our go-forward architecture to support customer EDI through a Managed File Transfer (MFT) solution that is highly scalable and available 24/7/365.  In addition, this team member will assist with the consolidation of several one-off FTP and MFT solutions throughout the enterprise onto our enterprise MFT platform for both on premises and cloud based solutions.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please reach out to Andrew, at 

Client: Healthcare

Location: Nashville, TN 

Rate: Negotiable- Payed as salary.

Length: 1 year contract to hire. 

The ideal candidate will have a strong technical background in MFT including FTP communications, process automation, system architecture, high availability, and disaster recovery.  They will work with a team of engineers to develop and manage the solution which will include building a custom management interface for the entire enterprise. For this reason, prior software development skills are desired.


  • Experience in the architecture and system administration of Managed File Transfer (MFT) or FTP server solutions.
  • Understanding of architecting and implementing services that are scalable and highly available using techniques such as load balancing and disaster recovery.
  • Basic knowledge of networking protocols including the OSI model, IPv4 subnetting and routing, and firewall concepts.
  • Possesses advanced technical and analytical skills required to diagnose, isolate, and resolve problems.
  • Understanding of transport encryption using SSL & SSH and file / message encryption using PGP.
  • Experience in the setup and operation of large scale MFT solutions from vendors such as Globalscape, IPSwitch, SEEBURGER, or Axway is a strong plus.
  • Basic knowledge of workflow automation and scripting such as Automate Pro, PowerShell, Shell Scripting or other similar tools.
  • Software development experience in Java, C#, or another high-level language highly desirable.
  • Knowledge in Healthcare EDI such as 270/271, 835, 837, 877, etc. a strong plus.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written with senior management, engineers, and customers.
  • Experience in Atlassian Jira and Confluence a strong plus.
  • Project Management Experience a strong plus.

If you are not interested, but have any family members, friends, or coworkers that you would recommend for this position I would love to speak with them as well. *We do have a referral program in place*

Lastly, check out the following link to see the benefits in working with us! Why work with Apex Systems?

We look forward to hearing from you!










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