Systems Engineer, Storage in Brentwood, TN at Health Support Center

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Health Support Center

LifePoint Health was founded on the idea that everyone deserves quality healthcare close to home and that strong healthcare creates strong communities. Our Mission is Making Communities Healthier.

LifePoint Health has an exciting opportunity for Systems Engineer (Storage/Virtulization) to join our team at the Health Support Center (HSC) located in Brentwood, TN.

This Systems Engineer will be responsible for designing, planning, deploying, and monitoring the enterprise wide infrastructure, which also includes disaster recovery and storage systems. This position will also be responsible for working with LifePoint’s physical infrastructure located in Brentwood, TN, and Plano, TX datacenters.  This includes servers, Blade chassis, SAN’s, Hyperconverged Infrastructure, and the associated Fiber connectivity switching.

Key Responsibilities:        

  • Act as subject matter expert (SME) for LifePoint’s virtualization infrastructure providing expertise, guidance, and standardization enterprise-wide
  • Triage, document and act as level 3 issues resolution through ServiceNow ticketing system
  • Monitor, analyze, & report information on system performance; identify inefficiencies, issues, and bottlenecks
  • Deploy and manage virtual servers, including server provisioning, upgrading, monitoring, maintaining, performance optimization, and providing diagnosis and remediation of server and application issues within a Windows environment
  • Provides support for the Storage, VMware, Datacenter, Hyperconverged, Backup, and Disaster Recovery teams and ensures effective communication within the team and third party vendors
  • This position will be required to be on call every 3-4 weeks

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent relevant experience


  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience required; Nutanix experience preferred
  • Experience with iSeries or VMWare preferred
  • Experience with Three-tiered architecture or Hyperconverged infrastructure
  • Excellent communication skills and experience in building effective working relationships with internal customers from the business
  • Experience with the practical use of systems engineering, project management and information systems management and controls systems including ITIL


  • Storage tiering concepts, and the associated storage platforms 
  • SAN protocols
  • Storage and data replication
  • Storage health/performance monitoring and reporting tools 
  • Disaster recovery solutions that leveraging the server and storage environment
  • Storage provisioning practices
  • Forecasting/planning datacenter needs and strategic direction

LifePoint offers a unique culture that allows our employees to make a positive impact in a supportive environment. LifePoint Health offers opportunities for learning and development in our World Class Learning Center, which is 10,000 square feet of dedicated space in our Health Support Center. We also offer a focus on Wellness through our Vitality Program and free onsite fitness center. LifePoint has a competitive benefits package which includes medical, dental, vision, PTO, and tuition reimbursement. Enjoy free covered parking and a walkable campus with access to restaurants and shops.


Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran