GEMINI is Canada’s largest hospital patient data repository for research and currently holds data on >400,000 hospital admissions from 8 Ontario hospitals and is growing to include >30 hospitals by the end of 2021. The GEMINI data platform supports the Ontario General Medicine Quality Improvement Network (GeMQIN), a provincial network led by Ontario Health (OH, formerly Health Quality Ontario) to improve care for general medicine hospital patients. Our vision is a collaborative hospital data and analytics platform to accelerate research and quality improvement for excellent hospital care.
We are looking to hire a System Administrator to join the GEMINI team and provide technical guidance and support of a truly unique data platform in the Canadian healthcare landscape. This role involves managing all of GEMINI’s systems including a high performance computing cluster environment, conducting administrative responsibilities, monitor servers for optimal performance, and maintaining a secure environment. They will be required to troubleshoot problems as they arise, provide support in a timely manner, and assist other activities as requested by the Manager including implementing new initiatives.
This is a demanding role requiring a high degree of independence to problem solve and troubleshoot in a fast-paced research work environment. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are also important assets in this role to work with a non-technical and technical audience. We are looking for a candidate with excellent technical skills and strong analytical and organization skills. You will be joining a fun and dynamic team that is highly motivated and share a passion for making an impact in the Canadian healthcare domain. This is a one-year contract position.
System maintenance and administration responsibilities (60%):
Support, troubleshooting, and leadership responsibilities (30%):
Business support and technology improvement responsibilities (10%):
Knowledge & Skills:
As a condition of employment, all external hires will be required to submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination or documentation unless a valid accommodation under the Ontario Human Rights Code exists. All internal candidates must be in compliance with Unity Health Toronto's COVID-19 Vaccination Policy.