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System Engineer

Date:  Jun 3, 2021

Carlstadt, NJ, US

Agfa HealthCare, is a division of the Agfa-Gevaert Group which is headquartered in Mortsel, Belgium and traded on Euronext Brussels (AGFB). 


At Agfa HealthCare, we support healthcare professionals across the globe to transform the delivery of care. Our focus is 100% on providing best-of-suite Imaging IT software solutions that enable secure, effective and sustainable imaging data management. 


From product development to implementation, our unified Enterprise Imaging Platform is purpose-built to reduce complexity, improve productivity and deliver clinical value. We use our proven track record as an innovator, our in-depth medical knowledge and our strategic guidance to help healthcare providers achieve their clinical, operational and business strategies.


The Systems Engineer is responsible for implementing project designs and creates integrated turn-key IT solutions through Agfa processes, IMS procedures and product guidelines to facilitate the delivery of quality services to the customer or our Agfa regional service teams. Timely completion of customer projects is critical to maintaining a high level of customer satisfaction. In addition, this position requires a detailed individual to review technical configuration documents and to complete accurate paperwork to meet all Regulatory and Company compliances.


This position will be based in our Carlstadt, NJ location


Main Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Acts as a technical Single Point Of Contact and manages the project through all phases of its staging lifecycle including hardware, software, firmware, project design implementation, deployment and ensures sustainability and readiness for customer production usage.
  • Builds the ordered project hardware into a project solution. Installs and configures all the hardware and software components together on storage, systems and networking level. Applies the required AGFA and 3rd party applications on top.
  • Install in racks and configure servers from Oracle, HP, and others, as well as map out, run, and connect all LAN and SAN network cabling and hardware.
  • Deploys advanced healthcare IT solutions based on standard high availability and site disaster recovery scenarios. Oracle Data Guard, storage replication, etc.
  • Depending on the desired HW and SW deploys advanced installations and configurations in HQ, remote locations. According to our IMS procedures and taking into account the overall quality.
  • Reviews project designs in accordance with corporate standards and products. Architectures, designs, IP templates and naming solutions in collaboration with the PM’s and technical contacts onsite.
  • Creates and provides hand-over project documentation in the mandatory staging report.
  • Covers NCP problems such as HW component failures to the needed vendor, logs the support call. Closes the support call when new replacements arrive and are replaced. Follows the IMS NCP procedure.
  • Able to deploy AGFA solutions on physical and virtual HA VMware environments.
  • Responsible for the safety and order of your work area.
  • Eager to learn and growth focused as a base to deploy future Agfa IT solutions.
  • Supports architecture, design and solution definition questions in close collaboration with the PM’s and technical pre-sales contacts.



Knowledge and skills:


  • Detailed knowledge of computer hardware systems and peripherals.
  • Ability to troubleshoot software and hardware problems.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Ability to work independently and in groups.
  • Detail oriented.




  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (IT) or equivalent combination of education and experience.




  • 2-3 years in system engineering and IT services delivery.
  • Knowledge in some or all of the following: VMware or Hyper-V, Oracle Databases, Microsoft SQL Databases, IIS and Active Directory, Server and client assembly, RAID levels, DICOM, HL7, HPE 3PAR Storage, DELL-EMC Unity Storage as well as networking technologies including VLAN, Zoning, DNS, (FC) switches, routers, firewalls etc.
  • Training and/or experience working with computer hardware, operating system software and desktop applications.
  • Training and/or experience working with one or more structured programming languages, PowerShell, SQL, VBS.
  • Ability to integrate hardware and software systems into a customer production solution.


Other requirements & work conditions:


  • Healthcare IT experience highly desirable
  • Office: Skilled on MS office applications and related products.
  • IT-knowledge: Advanced and in-depth IT and IT workflow knowledge.
  • Technologies: (not limited to the list below)
  • Microsoft Operating Systems, Linux Operating Systems, Symantec Ghost Solution Suite, VMware, VMware HA, VMware SRM, TCPIP, Routing, Load balancers, DNS, Active directory or ADLDS, PowerShell, Brocade Fabric switching, HP server and client platforms, HPE 3PAR, DELL-EMC Unity and HPE MSA storage systems.
  • Must be able to lift up to 35 lbs.


We offer a rewarding career in a field that impacts lives, the opportunity to work with a talented and  committed team of individuals, training and career development programs, and a competitive compensation and benefits package. If you want to be part of this experience, we'll take you there!


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. 

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If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment application process, please contact agfahealthcarehrna@agfa.com

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Nearest Secondary Market: Newark

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