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System Administrator II

Req #:  103833
Facility:  Support Centers
Department:  Information Systems
City:  Chicago
Posting Budget Status:  Day
Shift Type:  Full Time - Permanent
Posting FTE:  1

At Advocate Health Care we understand that a healthy environment is vital to human health. Nationally recognized for environmental excellence, we strive to mitigate environmental harm and contribute to the well being and health of our associates, patients, visitors and the communities we are privileged to serve. Be a part of a movement in health care invested in reducing its environmental impact and creating healthier spaces for our patients to heal, physicians to practice and associates to work.


SYSTEM ADMIN ll, Advocate Illinois Masonic, Chicago, Illinois

  • Full time, Days
  • Advocate Illinois Masonic, Chicago, Illinois


The System Administrator II provides support for end~users with technical issues or problems. Fulfills users requests for software and hardware installation. Participates as a technical resource on site and core projects. Performs device setup, deployment and retirement activities. The System Administrator II participates in the training and mentoring of new team members. Provides installation and support activities for site~based servers. Proactively monitors device performance and takes corrective actions.

  • NETWORK MANAGEMENT ~ Supports device connections to the Advocate Infrastructure.
  • MENTORING / STAFF DEVELOPMENT ~ Participates in the onboarding and mentoring of team members.
  • DEVICE MANAGEMENT ~ Ensures IT environment is functioning at optimal level and end~users needs are met.
  • DEVICE DEPLOYMENT / LIFECYCLE ~ Participates in the entire device lifecycle from initial device deployment through device replacement / retirement. 
  • PROJECT SUPPORT / MANAGEMENT ~ SITE PROJECTS ~ Supports site based projects including, construction projects, new system implementations or application upgrades following project office policies and practices .
  • PROJECT SUPPORT / MANAGEMENT ~ CORE PROJECT ~ Serves as the site resource for core projects that may include, new application implementation, new technology deployment or application upgrades in compliance with project office policies and standards.


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience. 2~3 years experience in a complex IT operating environment that includes: Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office Products fullfilling requests for hardware and software installations.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Proficient customer service skills.
  • Knowledge of a variety of hardware platforms and operating systems.
  • Good problem determination skills.
  • Microsoft MCSA Certifications preferred.
  • Must be able to travel to various Advocate sites.
  • On call rotation support required.
  • Ability to lift up to 35 pounds without assistance. For lifts over 35 pounds, lifting equipment is expected to be used or lift with at least one other associate when available. Unique lifting/movement situations will be assessed on a case by case basis.



About Advocate Health Care


Advocate Health Care is the largest health system in Illinois and one of the largest Accountable Care Organizations in the country. A national leader in population health management, Advocate operates nearly 400 sites of care and 12 hospitals, including three of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals, the state’s largest integrated children’s network, five Level I trauma centers (the state’s highest designation in trauma care), three Level II trauma centers, one of the area’s largest home health and hospice companies and one of the region’s largest medical groups. Advocate trains more primary care physicians and residents at its four teaching hospitals than any other health system in the state. As a not-for-profit, mission-based health system affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and the United Church of Christ, Advocate contributed $692 million in charitable care and services to communities across Chicagoland and Central Illinois in 2016. Advocate is part of Advocate Aurora Health, the 10th largest not-for-profit, integrated health system in the United States. We help people live well.




Nearest Major Market: Chicago