Senior Engineer Analyst II - Backup Administrator

Date: Jun 25, 2022

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US, 46202

Organization: HHC

Division:Eskenazi Health  

Sub-Division: Hospital  

Req ID:  11083 


Schedule: Full Time 

Shift: Days 


Eskenazi Health serves as the public hospital division of the Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County. Physicians provide a comprehensive range of primary and specialty care services at the 327-bed hospital and outpatient facilities both on and off of the Eskenazi Health downtown campus as well as at 10 Eskenazi Health Center sites located throughout Indianapolis.




Job Role Summary

This Senior Engineer Analyst 2 position is responsible for backup administration within the Veeam toolset. The essential responsibilities of the backup administrator are as follows:
•    Maintains and modifies backup and recovery procedures to meet high availability and mission-critical business needs
•    Performs regular audits to ensure 100% compliance to RPO objectives for all infrastructure, such as applications, data and servers, etc by insuring industry standards and best practices are implemented and adhered to
•    Performs patching, upgrades and emergency fixes to maintain a highly functional and supportable Veeam backup environment
•    Maintains backup storage configurations to provide capacity planning and performance monitoring/tuning of systems
•    Frequently works with organizational staff to identify and resolve incidents related to backup and restoration
•    Performs regular and scheduled disaster recovery restores and facilitate application testing and validation 
•    Maintains and monitors backup operations and associated reporting
•    Creates and maintains corporate backup and disaster recovery planning and procedures
•    Maintains backup exception policy and associated recovery plans, where backups are not permitted
•    Prepares project documentation, status reporting, policies, procedures, and creates various reports, as assigned by management
•    Demonstrates initiative and dedication, and both successfully works independently and in a team environment


This position adheres to a hybrid remote work model. Candidate will have the option to work remote at least 66% of the time, with the understanding that IS staff may be required to work onsite during any critical Incident resolution requiring a physical presence in a command center. As such, candidate must reside in Indiana and within 60 miles of the organization.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  • Proactively contributes to Eskenazi Health's mission: Advocate, Care, Teach and Serve with special emphasis on the vulnerable population of Marion County; models Eskenazi Health values
  • Serves as a technical resource and ensures proper operations with regard to network architecture, planning, implementation, maintenance and problem resolution for all data resources within Eskenazi Health; defines, maintains and applies best practices for data resources
  • Performs systems and/or network designs as requested or required
  • Participates in planning, implementation, maintenance, monitoring and troubleshooting of all data resources
  • Prepares and delivers written and oral training presentations to personnel at all organizational levels as required to explain functionality of data resources
  • Examines and monitors all data resources to determine whether the business needs of the institution are being met, and plans or recommends system changes/expansion based on this information; prepares reports on utilization and performance of all systems, networks and data resources
  • Develops systems, networks or data resource upgrade pathways
  • Creates and maintains all system, network or data resource documentation; responsible for day-to-day operational activities of all systems, networks and data resources; serves as primary technical resource and contact for security and access standards for requisite assigned engineering areas
  • Maintains daily logs concerning any variations of systems, networks and data resources
  • Communicates with other Information Services staff and management regarding all technical aspects of data resources
  • Works with peer organizations as technical expert on interoperation of all applicable data resources
  • Works with technical vendor resources to achieve assigned goals regarding all engineering aspects of data resources
  • Participates as member of Tier III in 7x24 after hours on call rotation
  • Ensures planning, timely execution and proper resourcing of all project level work as assigned, including acting in a project manager capacity for medium to large technical projects
  • Consistently demonstrates strong ability to multi-task

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or a minimum of seven years varied/related experience in a hospital or large institution data processing environment may be accepted in lieu of educational requirements
  • Relevant certifications/training, experience for areas of technical responsibility (e.g. A+/Net+, MCSE/MCSA, CCNA/CCDP/CCIE, CNE, PMI/PMP, CCSA, etc.)

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated advanced project management skills
  • Demonstrated intermediate business analysis skills
  • Demonstrated efficiencies with Information Lifecycle Management
  • Advanced specialization in Network Design and Administration, Database Administration, Storage Design and Provisioning or equivalent
  • Additional advanced skills in two or more areas including Cisco Networking/Network Infrastructure And Design, Network routing and switching, Database Administration, Database structure optimization and query utilization, UCS Administration, Storage design and provisioning/administration, Advanced scripting in any one of the following: PowerShell, Perl, JavaScript, Unix shell scripting (ksh, csh, bash, sh, etc.), Novell Administration, Alpha/OpenVMS Technology, Information Security Design, Telecommunications or an area defined by IT Services Management
  • Knowledge of set-up, operation and control of data processing equipment
  • Knowledge of shared systems techniques and procedures
  • Knowledge of project management techniques, methods and best practices
  • In-depth knowledge of data processing
  • Knowledge of advanced systems design and planning
  • Ability to operate varied computer equipment
  • Ability to identify, analyze and solve problems
  • Ability to communicate effectively with departmental personnel and all levels of personnel throughout the organization
  • Ability to achieve accurate, established deadlines and production levels
  • Ability to review systems for optimization and accuracy




Accredited by The Joint Commission and named one of the nation’s 150 best places to work by Becker’s Hospital Review for four consecutive years and Forbes list of best places to work for women, and Forbes list of America’s best midsize employers’ Eskenazi Health’s programs have received national recognition while also offering new health care opportunities to the local community. As the sponsoring hospital for Indianapolis Emergency Medical Services, the city’s primary EMS provider, Eskenazi Health is also home to the first adult Level I trauma center in Indiana, the only verified adult burn center in Indiana, the first community mental health center in Indiana and the Eskenazi Health Center Primary Care – Center of Excellence in Women’s Health, just to name a few.


Nearest Major Market: Indianapolis