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Job Category:

Information Technology



Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

IT Systems Management Consultant - Infoblox DNS/DHCP/IPAM Telecommute

UHG - Plymouth, Minnesota

Posted: 12/7/2018

Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.


Hosting Services which supports over 19,000 server devices for Optum. The individual in this role must have the ability and desire to interact with a large technically-able group of people to provide accurate analysis, problem resolution, documentation and coordination services.


Specific responsibilities will include the following:

  • Provide support for the below enterprise environments while maintaining stability (and no downtime): Infoblox, DNS, DHCP and IPAM

  • Conduct Root Cause Analysis and Incident Prevention

  • Work closely with other internal team members and/or vendors on solutions

  • Provide proactive Problem Management and Trend Identification

  • Serve as SME to Business Support Teams and management

  • Participate in high priority war rooms as needed 

  • Drive continuous process improvements

  • Cross train on different technology products to become more versatile

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience with Infoblox DNS/DHCP/IPAM systems
  • Support experience with DNS in a corporate environment under Unix / Linux
  • Experience with Nokia / Lucent VitalQIP
  • Experience working in an ITIL environment
  • Working knowledge of network fundamentals (ie, LAN/WAN)
  • Scripting experiences using Powershell, bash shell, sed/awk, Perl, Python, C or other tool
  • Willingness and ability to participate in on-call rotation as required in this role

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Infoblox formal training or certification
  • Red Hat Linux knowledge
  • Windows server administration experience
  • Working knowledge with VMware and/or SAN 

Technology Careers with Optum. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.SM

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